Search for dissertations about: "Marie Nordlund"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Marie Nordlund.

  1. 1. From physical to mental acquisition a corpus-based study of verbs

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Marie Nordlund; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Svenska med didaktisk inriktning; Swedish and Education;

    Abstract : Based on the hypothesis that the frame to which a verb is linked influences how easily that verb can be extended into the mental domain, the aim of this thesis is to carry out a lexico-semantic analysis of the six verbs acquire, buy, gather, grasp, receive and seize. These verbs were chosen because they can express physical as well as mental acquisition and because they are linked to frames of varying complexity. READ MORE