Search for dissertations about: "Lingvistik"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 349 swedish dissertations containing the word Lingvistik.

  1. 1. The Syntax of Tenselessness : On Copying Constructions in Swedish

    University dissertation from Umeå : Filosofi och lingvistik

    Author : Anna-Lena Wiklund; Umeå universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Linguistic subjects Linguistics; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Lingvistikämnen Lingvistik; Linguistics; lingvistik; Linguistics; infinitives; pseudocoordination; feature copying; restructuring; tense; underspecification; Lingvistik;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates three construction types in Swedish where two (or more) verbs display identical inflectional morphology (COPYING) and share one overt subject. The constructions are referred to as (i) T(ENSE)M(OOD)A(SPECT)-COPYING complements, of the form John started and wrote (John started writing), (ii) PARTICIPLE COPYING complements, of the form John had been-able written (John had been able to write), and (iii) PSEUDOCOORDINATIONS, of the form John sat and wrote (John was writing). READ MORE

  2. 2. Integrating Prosody into an Account of Discourse Structure

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Institutionen för lingvistik

    Author : Sofia Gustafson-Capková; Stockholms universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Discourse structure; Discourse segment; Dialogue; Monologue; Swedish prosody; Speaking style; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Linguistic subjects Linguistics; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Lingvistikämnen Lingvistik; Linguistics; lingvistik;

    Abstract : In this thesis a study of discourse segmenting is carried out, which investigates both segment boundaries and segment content. The results are related to discourse theory. We study the questions of how the prosody and the text structure influence subjects' annotations of discourse boundaries and discourse prominence. READ MORE

  3. 3. Aspects of the Grammar and Lexicon of Sεlεε

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Linguistics, Stockholm University

    Author : Yvonne Agbetsoamedo; Stockholms universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Sεlεε; Santrokofi; GTM; grammatical description; noun class; negation; tense; aspect; diminutive; temperature evaluations; Linguistics; lingvistik;

    Abstract : This thesis is a description of some aspects of the grammar of Sɛlɛɛ, a Ghana-Togo-Mountain (GTM) language, based on my own fieldwork. The thesis consists of an introduction and five papers.Paper (I), Noun classes in Sεlεε, describes the noun class system of Sɛlɛɛ. READ MORE

  4. 4. The inceptive construction and associated topics in Amharic and related languages

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Linguistics, Stockholm University

    Author : Desalegn Asfawwesen; Stockholms universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; inceptive construction; insubordination; conjunction; converb; complex predicate; grammaticalization; Amharic; Ethio-Semitic; Linguistics; lingvistik;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates the syntactic features, functions, and diachrony of a complex predicate called ‘the inceptive construction’ which is based on a grammaticalised use of the converbs ‘get up’, ‘pick up’, ‘grasp’, and ‘take’. The languages under investigation are Amharic, Argobba, Harari, Zay, and Selt’i. READ MORE

  5. 5. Object marking in the signed modality Verbal and nominal strategies in Swedish Sign Language and other sign languages

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Linguistics, Stockholm University

    Author : Carl Börstell; Stockholms universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; sign language; object marking; differential object marking; argument structure; transitivity; valency; directionality; handshape; pronoun; perspective; Swedish Sign Language; Al-Sayyid Bedouin Sign Language; Israeli Sign Language; Linguistics; lingvistik;

    Abstract : In this dissertation, I investigate various aspects of object marking and how these manifest themselves in the signed modality. The main focus is on Swedish Sign Language (SSL), the national sign language of Sweden, which is the topic of investigation in all five studies. READ MORE