Search for dissertations about: "deverbal noun"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words deverbal noun.

  1. 1. English Lexical Nominalizations in a Norwegian-Swedish Contrastive Perspective

    Author : Lene Nordrum; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2007]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; lexical nominalization; grammatical metaphor; deverbal noun; argument structure; popular science; nominal style; verbal style; contrastive linguistics; English; Norwegian; Swedish;

    Abstract : The present study investigates English lexical nominalizations in terms of their syntax and semantics, and contrastively, in terms of their translations into Norwegian and Swedish. The material comprises 586 English lexical nominalizations and their Norwegian and Swedish translations collected from seven popular science texts in the English-Norwegian Parallel Corpus (ENPC) and the English-Swedidh Parallel Corpus (ESPC). READ MORE