Search for dissertations about: "nominal sentence"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words nominal sentence.

  1. 1. The efficacy of sacrifice : correspondences in the Ŗgvedic Brāhmaņas

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Author : Clemens Cavallin; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2002]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Sacrifice; Veda; brahmana; efficacy; ritual; ontology; metaphysics; breath; correspondence; nominal sentence; identification;

    Abstract : Sacrifice is a major topic in the study of religious rituals, and one of the issues debated is its possible efficacy. In this study, the need for multiple approaches is acknowledged, but the focus is on the world-view in which a sacrificial practice is embedded, and more specifically on the basic ontological questions that are of importance for it. READ MORE

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

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University

    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