Search for dissertations about: "collocation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 38 swedish dissertations containing the word collocation.

  1. 1. L2 Instruction and Collocation Learning Classroom intervention research on input processing with L1 Swedish adolescent learners of English

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Language Education, Stockholm University

    Author : Per Snoder; Tore Nilsson; Camilla Bardel; Elke Peters; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; L2 English collocation learning; instructional intervention; Swedish adolescent learners; input processing; språkdidaktik; Language Education;

    Abstract : An important dimension of learning a second language (L2) is to build up a store of recurring word combinations that native speakers use. These so-called formulaic sequences (FSs) serve many functions in fluent language use. READ MORE

  2. 2. Testing English Collocations : Developing Receptive Tests for Use with Advanced Swedish Learners

    University dissertation from Språk- och litteraturcentrum, Lunds universitet

    Author : Henrik Gyllstad; [2007]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; foreign languages teaching; Applied linguistics; Språkinlärning; Language learning; vocabulary size; learning level; Swedish advanced learners of English; validity; second language vocabulary acquisition; test development; reliability; collocation; language testing; sociolinguistics; Tillämpad lingvistik; undervisning i främmande språk; sociolingvistik; English language and literature; Engelska språk och litteratur ;

    Abstract : The research reported in this thesis has two main aims. The first aim is to develop tests capable of yielding reliable and valid scores of receptive knowledge of English collocations as a single construct, for use with advanced L2 learners of English. READ MORE

  3. 3. ”Completely Headless”. Modification of adjectives in Swedish advanced learners' English

    University dissertation from Språk- och litteraturcentrum, Lunds universitet

    Author : Viktoria Börjesson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2014]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Swedish advanced learners; written English; spoken English; degree modification; adjectives; modifiers; reinforcers; attenuators; collocation; learner corpora; learner English; formal register; informal speech; genre awareness; academic writing; comparative study; contrastive interlanguage analysis;

    Abstract : This is a corpus-based, empirical study, which investigates Swedish advanced learners’ written and spoken English with regard to modification of adjectives, both reinforcing (e.g. totally different, very nice) and attenuating (e.g. READ MORE

  4. 4. Modelling and Characterization of Perforates in Lined Ducts and Mufflers

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Farkost och flyg

    Author : Tamer Elnady; KTH.; [2004]
    Keywords : Perforates; Liners; Acoustic impedance; Hot stream liners; Hard splices; Mufflers; Lined ducts; Collocation; Flow duct.;

    Abstract : Increased national and international travel over the lastdecades has caused an increase in the global number ofpassengers using different means of transportation. Greateffort is being directed to improving the noisy environment inthe residential community. READ MORE

  5. 5. Modelling of compact resonators

    University dissertation from Institutionen för farkostteknik

    Author : Pierre-Luc Regaud; KTH.; [2001]
    Keywords : Acoustic; Resonator compact; Fold; End correction; Spiral; Helical; Higher order modes; 2-port; Side-branch; Mode matching; Collocation; Weak formulation; Harmonic;

    Abstract : .... READ MORE