Search for dissertations about: "HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Finno-Ugric languages Estonian language"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Finno-Ugric languages Estonian language.

  1. 1. The effects of planned change on Estonian morphology

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Virve Raag; Uppsala universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Finno-Ugric languages - general; Estonian; language change; language planning; morphology; synthetic forms; analytic forms; illative singular; plural formation; superlative; Johannes Aavik; Finsk-ugriska språk - allmänt; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Finno-Ugric languages; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Finsk-ugriska språk; Finno-Ugric Languages; finsk-ugriska språk;

    Abstract : This work is a contribution to the fascinating and highly controversial issue of language planning, i.e. intentional human intervention in language change. Language planning, as any intentional alteration of language, is always interconnected with questions of natural development and change in language. READ MORE

  2. 2. From Interaction to Grammar : Estonian Finite Verb Forms in Conversation

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Leelo Keevallik; Uppsala universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Finno-Ugric languages Estonian language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Finsk-ugriska språk Estniska språket; Estonian language; Particles; grammar; grammaticalization; interactional linguistics; pragmatics; telephone conversation; conversation analysis; Estonian; Estniska;

    Abstract : This study contributes to the research tradition of interactional linguistics. It demonstrates how interactional patterns and sequences of actions are, or emerge as, part of the syntagmatic structure of a language, and why the transitions from interaction to grammar as well as from content to function items, are to be regarded as gradual and continuous. READ MORE