Search for dissertations about: "persian linguistics thesis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 swedish dissertations containing the words persian linguistics thesis.

  1. 1. Morphosyntactic Corpora and Tools for Persian

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Mojgan Seraji; Uppsala universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Persian; language technology; corpus; treebank; preprocessing; segmentation; part-of-speech tagging; dependency parsing; Computational Linguistics; Datorlingvistik;

    Abstract : This thesis presents open source resources in the form of annotated corpora and modules for automatic morphosyntactic processing and analysis of Persian texts. More specifically, the resources consist of an improved part-of-speech tagged corpus and a dependency treebank, as well as tools for text normalization, sentence segmentation, tokenization, part-of-speech tagging, and dependency parsing for Persian. READ MORE

  2. 2. Progressives in use and contact A descriptive, areal and typological study with special focus on selected Iranian languages

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Linguistics, Stockholm University

    Author : Ghazaleh Vafaeian; Stockholms universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; progressive; use; contact; areal; parallel corpora; typology; grammaticalization; Iranian; Persian; Mazandarani; Gilaki; Taleshi; Tati; Linguistics; lingvistik;

    Abstract : Progressives are grammatical patterns primarily used to refer to events that are ongoing at a specific time. This thesis investigates uses of such patterns in a number of languages as well as the interaction of a number of progressives in contact. READ MORE

  3. 3. Event conceptualisation and aspect in L2 English and Persian : An application of the Heidelberg–Paris model

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of English, Stockholm University

    Author : Somaje Abdollahian Barough; Stockholms universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; event conceptualisation; event construal; language production; progressivity; internal structure; conceptual transfer; L1 influence; L2 learning; L2 user; dāštan-progressive; bare mi-form; imperfective; perfective; perspective-taking; English; Persian; English; engelska;

    Abstract : The present project investigates the impact of the grammaticalised progressive on event conceptualisation in English and Persian. It applies the Heidelberg–Paris framework using single event descriptions for analysis at the sentence level and story re-narrations at the discourse level. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Vowel Systems of Five Iranian Balochi Dialects

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Farideh Okati; Uppsala universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Balochi; Persian; Iranian Balochi dialects; vowel system; Common Balochi; fronting; diphthongization; nasalization; Linguistics; Lingvistik;

    Abstract : The vowel systems of five selected Iranian Balochi dialects are investigated in this study, which is the first work to apply empirical acoustic analysis to a large body of recorded data on the vowel inventories of different Balochi dialects spoken in Iran. The selected dialects are spoken in the five regions of Sistan (SI), Saravan (SA), Khash (KH), Iranshahr (IR), and Chabahar (CH) located in the province Sistan and Baluchestan in southeast Iran. READ MORE

  5. 5. Interrogative Clauses and Verb Morphology in L2 Swedish Theoretical Interpretations of Grammatical Development and Effects of Different Elicitation Techniques

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Centrum för tvåspråkighetsforskning

    Author : Anders Philipsson; Stockholms universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; second language acquisition; L2 Swedish; interrogative clauses; direct questions; subordinate questions; verb morphology; finiteness; grammatical development; typological markedness; processability; data types; Iraqi Arabic; Persian; Somali; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Linguistic subjects Bilingualism; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Lingvistikämnen Tvåspråkighet; tvåspråkighetsforskning; Bilingualism Research;

    Abstract : This dissertation examines direct and subordinate questions, as well as verb morphology in L2 Swedish, from a developmental perspective. The study is cross-sectional, containing data from Iraqi Arabic, Persian and Somali adolescent learners representing three different levels of proficiency. READ MORE