Search for dissertations about: "Borrowings"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 swedish dissertations containing the word Borrowings.

  1. 1. Case in Icelandic : A Synchronic, Diachronic and Comparative Approach

    University dissertation from Scandinavian Languages

    Author : Johanna Barddal; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2001]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Scandinavian languages and literature; Development of th; Scandinavian Linguistics; Spoken vs. Written Icelandic; Usage-based Model; Construction Grammar; Borrowings; Neologism; Type Frequency; Productivity; Argument Structure; Thematic Roles; Syntactic functions; Icelandic; Morphological Case; Nordiska språk språk och litteratur ; Grammar; semantics; semiotics; syntax; Grammatik; semantik; semiotik; Linguistics; Lingvistik;

    Abstract : This dissertation addresses the question of what the function of morphological case is in Icelandic. The working hypotheses of this book is that morphological case is a multifunctional category. READ MORE

  2. 2. Arabic Borrowings in Ṣūrayt/Ṭūrōyo within the Framework of Phonological Correspondences  : In Comparison with other Semitic Languages

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Sina Tezel; Uppsala universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Ṭūrōyo; Arabic borrowings; phonological correspondences; Semitic languages; cognate roots; etymology; bəġaḏkəfaṯ; neologisms; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other languages Semitic languages; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga språk Semitiska språk; Semitic Languages; Semitiska språk;

    Abstract : A group of Semitic cognate roots within the framework of phonological correspondences contain one (or more) of the following Proto-Semitic consonants *g, *ṯ, *ḏ, *ṯ̣, *ḏ̣/ṣ́, *ḫ, *ġ, *ś, *š, which differ significantly in the various principal Semitic languages. Their Arabic reflexes are ǧ, ṯ, ḏ, ẓ, ḍ, ḫ, ġ, š, s. READ MORE

  3. 3. Comparative Etymological Studies in the Western Neo-Syriac (Turoyo) Lexicon : With Special Reference to Homonyms, Related Words and Borrowings with Cultural Signification

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Aziz Tezel; Uppsala universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Semitic languages - general; Etymology; verbal root; verbal stem; radicals; homonyms; borrowing; assimilation; dissimilation.; Semitiska språk - allmänt; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other languages Semitic languages; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga språk Semitiska språk; semitiska språk; Semitic Languages;

    Abstract : This is a comparative study of words presenting etymological problems in the Western Neo-Syriac (Turoyo) lexicon, with the principal aim of providing new etymological solutions and suggestions and giving an account of the most common linguistic processes by which various changes are carried out in the individual words studied. For the first time all important homonyms in this language are investigated with regard to their origin and use. READ MORE

  4. 4. Korean-Swedish code-switching : Theoretical models and linguistic reality : teoretiska modeller och den språkliga verkligheten

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Hyeon-Sook Park; Uppsala universitet.; [2000]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Scandinavian languages - general; Code-switching; borrowing; Korean; Swedish; the two-constraint model; the matrix language-frame model; universal constraints; empirical evaluation; extralinguistic factors; Nordiska språk - allmänt; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Scandinavian languages; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Nordiska språk; nordiska språk; Scandinavian Languages;

    Abstract : This study deals with Korean-Swedish code-switching, i.e. the alternate use of Korean and Swedish in one and the same utterance. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Arabic Dialect of Tillo in the Region of Siirt : (south-eastern Turkey)

    University dissertation from Semitiska språk: Arabiska, Arameiska/Syriska, Etiopiska, Hebreiska

    Author : Ablahad Lahdo; Uppsala universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Arabic language; qǝltu-dialects; intermarriage; linguistic dominance; cultural influence; devoicing; pausal position; spontaneous imāla; copula; ḥāl-sentence; second borrowing; Arabiska; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other languages Arabic language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga språk Arabiska;

    Abstract : This study is in many respects a traditionally descriptive one which places special emphasis on socio-linguistic and language-contact phenomena. It concerns, however, a relatively unfamiliar example of involuntary cultural assimilation and probable extinction, which is not without relevance to current politics among great powers. READ MORE