Search for dissertations about: "retelling"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 swedish dissertations containing the word retelling.

  1. 1. Second Language Acquisition of Mandarin Aspect Markers by Native Swedish Adults

    Author : Luying Wang; Åke Viberg; Gisela Håkanson; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : Second language acquisition; Mandarin; Swedish; aspect-tense morphology; aspect marker; grammatical aspect; lexical aspect; acquisition order; the Aspect Hypothesis; the Distributional Bias Hypothesis; the Prototype Model;

    Abstract : This experimental study investigates the second language acquisition of the four Mandarin aspect markers -le, -guo, -zhe, and zai- by native Swedish university students enrolled in Chinese language courses in Sweden. The main points of inquiry are acquisition order, the Aspect Hypothesis, the Distributional Bias Hypothesis, and the Prototype Model. READ MORE

  2. 2. Narrating in early childhood education as a responsive, re-creative, and remembering practice

    Author : Agneta Pihl; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : Oral storytelling; re-telling; narrative remembering; preschool; children;

    Abstract : The interest of the present thesis concerns how children orally retell stories they have been told. This research is carried out in dialogue with two classic research traditions in developmental psychology: one regarding whether children understand, and take into account when communicating, that others have different experience and understanding than themselves, and one regarding remembering conceptualized as a creative and sense-making practice. READ MORE

  3. 3. Speech and expressive language in Swedish-speaking children with unilateral cleft lip and palate

    Author : Kristina Klintö; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []

    Abstract : Introduction and aims: A cleft palate may hamper development of speech and expressive language. Expressive language, including phonology, has been sparsely explored in children with cleft lip and palate, and extended knowledge is essential in order to improve intervention for this patient group. READ MORE

  4. 4. Tracking the Mind's Eye

    Author : Roger Johansson; Kognitionsvetenskap; []

    Abstract : This thesis investigates, in three studies based on eye-tracking experiments, the relationship between eye movements and mental imagery. The first study is an investigation of eye movements during mental imagery elicited both visually and verbally. READ MORE

  5. 5. ESSENCE: Child and Adults Studies of Verbal and Nonverbal Skills in ASD and ADHD

    Author : Bibbi Hagberg; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; ESSENCE; neuropsychology; autism spectrum disorder; Asperger syndrome; ADHD; nonverbal learning disability; children; adults;

    Abstract : Aim: Longitudinal analysis of verbal and nonverbal deficits and skills and their contribution to clinical presentation in children and adults with ESSENCE/Early Symptomatic Syndromes Eliciting Neurodevelopmental Clinical Examinations. Methods: Forty school children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) or attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or both were contrasted with 21 similarly aged children from the community who had screened positive for language disorder (LD) at 30 months. READ MORE