Search for dissertations about: "japanese linguistics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 swedish dissertations containing the words japanese linguistics.

  1. 1. The Japanese Imperative

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : Axel Svahn; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2016-10-14]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; imperative; directive; semantics; pragmatics; grammaticalization; honorification; benefactivity; directive strategy; directive system; Japanese; imperativ; japanska; semantik; pragmatik; språkvetenskap; lingvistik; grammatikalisering; satstyper;

    Abstract : The present thesis explores Japanese imperative constructions from a general linguistic perspective, as well as examining the imperative as a cross-linguistic object of study. On the definitional side, a terminological apparatus for the description and analysis of imperatives and directives is presented. READ MORE

  2. 2. Nasals and Nasalisation in Speech Production with Special Emphasis on Methodology and Osaka Japanese

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : Mechtild Tronnier; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Mora Nasal; Osaka Japanese; Nasalisation; Nasals; Phonetics; Speech Production; Linguistics; Lingvistik;

    Abstract : Nasal speech sounds occur in most of the languages of the world. Two goals concerning nasalisation in speech were pursued in the studies presented in this volume. READ MORE

  3. 3. Conceptual Contrasts A Comparative Semantic Study of Dimensional Adjectives in Japanese and Swedish

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Misuzu Shimotori; Umeå universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; dimensional adjective; concept; association; Japanese; Swedish; lexical semantics; Linguistics; lingvistik;

    Abstract : The present study explores the concepts behind Japanese and Swedish dimensional adjectives. The focus is on examining which similarities and differences in the conceptualisation across the two languages exist, if any at all. READ MORE

  4. 4. Deictic Demonstratives in Japanese, Finnish and Swedish First and Third Language Perspectives

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Asian, Middle Eastern and Turkish Studies, Stockholm University

    Author : Mitsuyo Kuwano Lidén; Gunilla Lindberg-Wada; Päivi Juvonen; Peter af Trampe; Keiko Yoshioka; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Japanese; Finnish; Swedish; spatial-deictically used demonstratives; interlanguage; third-language learning; Japanology; japanologi;

    Abstract : The goal of this thesis is twofold. Firstly, it investigates the actual, native use of spatial-deictic demonstratives in Japanese, Finnish and Swedish. READ MORE

  5. 5. L1 Japanese Attrition and Regaining : Three Case Studies of Two Early Bilingual Children

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Centre for Research on Bilingualism, Stockholm University

    Author : Emiko Yukawa; Stockholms universitet.; [1997]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Linguistic subjects Bilingualism; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Lingvistikämnen Tvåspråkighet; tvåspråkighetsforskning; Bilingualism;

    Abstract : The present study reports three cases of LI Japanese loss and regaining (Shoko 3; 10, HI 5;5 and H2 7;0 at the time the subjects left Japan for non-Japanese environments) by two siblings (one of them was studied twice at two different times) who grew up as Japanese-English bilinguals from birth. It describes the lexical and syntactic changes of the language in details, discerns the nature of the loss, and investigates the relationship between attrition and age and pre-attrition proficiency. READ MORE