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  • Acquisition and opacity 

    Tihonova, Olga (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2009-05-14)
    This thesis focuses on the most recent OT-based theory of opacity called Optimality Theory with Candidate Chains (OT-CC, see McCarthy 2007). To date very little attention has been dedicated to the problem of acquisition ...
  • Acquisition of English laryngeal feature distribution by Norwegian learners 

    Aslaksen, Ann Kristin (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2007-06-04)
    This thesis looks at how Norwegian learners of English acquire the English laryngeal feature distribution in two types of suffixes; s-endings and the past tense. The past tense forms are distributed almost identically in ...
  • The acquisition of time reference by Norwegian school learners of English 

    Tingstad, Kjersti Røttereng (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 1999-03-31)
  • Animatumkategorien i russisk : en empirisk undersøkelse av ord for sjødyr og mikroorganismer 

    Røkenes, Erle Hansine (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2010-05-15)
    Denne oppgaven handler om animatumkategorien i russisk og tar utgangspunkt i regelen om at ord som betegner levende vesener, får genitivlik akkusativ. Jeg ser nærmere på to områder, hvor det er kjent at det er usikkerhet ...
  • Aspectos de sociolingüística del español de Cádiz: formas de tratamiento y actitudes lingüísticas 

    Jobsen, Lone (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2013-11-01)
    The aim of this thesis is to provide a study of sociolinguistic aspects of the Spanish variety spoken in Cádiz, city in the province with the same name, located in Andalucía. The focus will be on the following subjects: ...
  • Åarjelsaemien ovagkusatijvh jïh kausatijve molsedimmie 

    Jonasson, Nils Jonas David (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2011-05)
    I den här uppsatsen undersöks den icke-ackusativa gruppen av sydsamiska verb, där verb som tsoepkenidh ’gå av’, gaahpanidh ’gå upp/öppnas’ och bæjjanidh ’höjas’ återfinns. Den icke-ackusativa gruppen är en undergrupp ...
  • The battle of hearts and minds : an analysis of the Iraq War discourse in politics and newspapers 

    Høyer, Andreas Beddari (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2008-11-15)
    The most controversial and divisive political issue in Britain in the last decade was the decision to go to war in Iraq. The legitimisation and justification for making this decision was argued through a carefully considered ...
  • Bowing out in style. A critical discourse analysis of Margaret Thatcher's and Tony Blair's farewell addresses 

    Andreassen, Vegar (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2007-06-13)
    This thesis is an analysis of Margaret Thatcher's and Tony Blair's last addresses as British Prime Ministers as well as the reception these farewell speeches got in a selection of five British national newspaper editorials. ...
  • Bruken av lokativ 2 ved hankjønnsord i russisk 

    Melsbøe, Anita (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2010-03-22)
    I denne oppgaven har jeg sett på bruken av lokativ 2 ved hankjønnsord i russisk. Jeg har tatt utgangspunkt i 151 ord som faglitteraturen hevder får lokativ 2 og søkt på dem i Det russiske nasjonalkorpus for å finne ut ...
  • Cognitive metaphor in the West and the East : A comparison of metaphors in the speeches of Barack Obama and Wen Jiabao 

    Wong, Wai Yee Christine (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2012-11-15)
    The thesis discusses the metaphors used in the speeches of US President Barack Obama and Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao. The framework is Cognitive Metaphor Theory, which introduces the idea that cognitive metaphors are ...
  • Comment le schwa et la consonne de liaison vacillent et s'évanouissent dans le vaudois : un traitement de la variation 

    Andreassen, Helene N. (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2003)
    La variation linguistique est indissociable de toute langue naturelle, et les facteurs qui la conditionnent doivent recevoir une explication de la part du linguiste. L’instabilité superficielle du schwa et de la consonne ...
  • Consonant lenition in Danish 

    Hart, Margot Sue (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2010-05)
    In this thesis, I will account for coda lenition processes in Danish using local conjunction within optimality theory. These processes include deaspiration, stops becoming approximant and vocalization in syllable-final ...
  • Dativ i mellomnorske bondebrev fra indre og ytre Østlandet. 

    Ree, Håkon (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2006-12-05)
    Denne oppgaven tar for seg bruken av dativ i et utvalg diplomer fra den mellomnorske språkperioden. Diplomene er hentet fra Diplomatarium Norvegicum, som er den største samlingen med trykte kilder fra middelalderen. I ...
  • Davvisámegiela nullasubjeavttaid ohcan: Unna pro ja stuorra PRO 

    Nystad, Ritva (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2012-06-01)
    Dát dutkkus gieđahallá davvisámegiela nulla subjeavttaid. Davvisámegiella gullá gielaide, main subjeaktasátni ii álo leat oidnosis. Dán barggus iskkan, mo dán sáhttá čilget generatiivva syntávssa vuođul. Dutkansuorgin lea ...
  • Det flerspråklige Sør-Varanger 

    Komeros, Annikki (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2009-05-15)
    Denne mastergradsoppgaven handler om tospråklighet/flerspråklighet i Sør-Varanger kommune. Historisk sett har Sør-Varanger kommune vært en flerspråklig kommune. Folkegruppene: nordmenn, samer, skoltesamer, kvener og russere ...
  • Dialektforskjeller i realiseringen av indirekte objekt 

    Sæther, Kari-Anne (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2001-12-13)
    I en del faglitteratur blir det antydet at nordlige dialekter aksepterer nominalt indirekte objekt ved flere verb enn mange andre norske dialekter. En setning som Vil du hente meg en kopp kaffe? skal lettere aksepteres i ...
  • Die mehrfache Vorfeldbesetzung im Deutschen 

    Jensen, Franziska Christine (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2012-05-31)
    This master thesis discusses the unusual phenomenon of multiple constituents in German verb second sentences. The approach is based on the topological field model. After dividing apparent multiple fronting from actual ...
  • Directionality in Applicatives : A Comparative Study on English and Mandarin Chinese 

    Zhang, Fuping (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2013-05-29)
    In my thesis, I will explore applicatives in ditransitive constructions in Mandarin Chinese and English. In English we only find Low Recipient Applicatives while in Mandarin we have both Low Recipient Applicatives and Low ...
  • Doblado de clítico de complemento directo: Estudio de la variedad de Cochabamba (Bolivia) 

    Hellestøl, Maria (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2014-05)
    In this thesis we study clitic doubling, known as ‘doblado de clítico’ or ‘duplicación de complemento directo’ in Spanish, in the variety of Spanish spoken in Cochabamba, Bolivia. After dealing with personal pronouns in ...
  • DP internal agreement in Amharic : a reverse agree solution 

    Workneh, Desalegn Belaynew (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2011-05-15)
    The main objective of this thesis is demonstrating that the DP internal functional elements in Amharic are the lexicalizations of the agreement between the functional projections in higher positions with the lexical ...