Search for dissertations about: "acquisition order"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 231 swedish dissertations containing the words acquisition order.

  1. 1. Second Language Acquisition of Mandarin Aspect Markers by Native Swedish Adults

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Luying Wang; Åke Viberg; Gisela Håkanson; [2012]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Second language acquisition; Mandarin; Swedish; aspect-tense morphology; aspect marker; grammatical aspect; lexical aspect; acquisition order; the Aspect Hypothesis; the Distributional Bias Hypothesis; the Prototype Model;

    Abstract : This experimental study investigates the second language acquisition of the four Mandarin aspect markers -le, -guo, -zhe, and zai- by native Swedish university students enrolled in Chinese language courses in Sweden. The main points of inquiry are acquisition order, the Aspect Hypothesis, the Distributional Bias Hypothesis, and the Prototype Model. READ MORE

  2. 2. Assessment of tools for environmentally preferable procurement with a life cycle perspective the case of acquisition in Swedish defence

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Elisabeth Hochschorner; [2004]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Chemical engineering; Acquisition; Ecodesign tools; Life Cycle Assessment; LCA; MECO; Public procurement; Simplified; Kemiteknik; TECHNOLOGY Chemical engineering; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Kemiteknik;

    Abstract : Procurement in public and non-public organisations has the potential to influence product development towards more environmentally preferable products. In 2003, public procurement in Sweden was 28% of GDP. Different types of approaches can contribute some knowledge and thereby facilitate the choice of environmentally preferable products. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Role of Linguistic Context in the Acquisition of the Pluperfect Polish Learners of Swedish as a Foreign Language

    University dissertation from Gdańsk : Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Gdańskiego

    Author : Bronisława Zielonka; Staffan Hellberg; Gisela Håkansson; [2005]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; aspect; aktionsart; tense; pluperfect; indication of topic time; time of action; linguistic context; target verb; linguistic factors inhibiting facilitating acquisition; stepwise multiple regression; partial effect; order of acquisition; sequence of acquisition.; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Scandinavian languages; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Nordiska språk;

    Abstract : This work consists of two parts: the theoretical and the experimental. In the theoretical part, some general and some language specific theories of tense, aspect and aktionsart are presented, and the temporal systems of Swedish and Polish are compared. The theoretical part is not a mere review of the literature on the subject. READ MORE

  4. 4. Mastering the question the acquisition of interrogative clauses by Finnish-speaking children

    University dissertation from Gdańsk : Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Gdańskiego

    Author : Raija Kangassalo; []
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Finnish; child language development; acquisition; interrogative clause; wh-questions; yes no- questions; disjunctive questions; wh-question word; interrogative particle; discourse function;

    Abstract : The aim of this dissertation is to chart the development of interrogative syntax among Finnish-speaking children between the ages of 1 to 4 years living in Sweden. The material consists of language samples taken from eleven Sweden-Finnish children with Finnish as their first language. READ MORE

  5. 5. Multidimensional MRI of Cardiac Motion Acquisition, Reconstruction and Visualization

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Andreas Sigfridsson; Hans Knutsson; Stefan Skare; [2006]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; MRI; cardiac; motion; reconstruction; TECHNOLOGY Information technology Image analysis; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik Bildanalys;

    Abstract : Methods for measuring deformation and motion of the human heart in-vivo are crucial in the assessment of cardiac function. Applications ranging from basic physiological research, through early detection of disease to follow-up studies, all benefit from improved methods of measuring the dynamics of the heart. READ MORE