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The Word Stress of Najdi Arabic: An Optimality-Theoretic Analysis

The Word Stress of Najdi Arabic: An Optimality-Theoretic Analysis

In this piece of research, the universal constraints that can determine the location of stress are uniquely ranked in order to account for the word stress patterns of Najdi Arabic. As for the methodology, I conducted interviews with ten native speakers...

Лингвистическая экспертиза товарного знака

Лингвистическая экспертиза товарного знака

Настоящая работа посвящена прикладной лингвистической проблеме ? проблеме экспертизы товарного знака. Представленный материал знакомит как с теорией данного вопроса, так и с практическими алгоритмами проведения некоторых видов экспертиз – экспертизы сл...

Personality Type and Writing Performance

Personality Type and Writing Performance

New trends in researching language have emphasized the significant role of personality factors and individual differences on the quality of learning languages. It is nowadays believed that the personality type each person possess may hinder or facilita...

Contesting Representations of Nation and Nationalism

Contesting Representations of Nation and Nationalism

In this book, which is a culmination of my doctoral thesis,I demonstrate that historical literature on the liberation war fought in the 1970s is a veritable stakeholder in the history issue in post independence Zimbabwe. It operationalizes history in a...

Personalized Mobile Assisted Vocabulary Learning

Personalized Mobile Assisted Vocabulary Learning

The present study is an attempt to investigate the impact of text-messaging on intermediate EFL learners’ vocabulary learning. Considering the insufficient amount of class time, it is reasonable to devise a complementary means of learning words to help...

Русская лексика скандинавского происхождения

Русская лексика скандинавского происхождения

Тысячелетние интенсивные контакты России и Скандинавии развивались во всех возможных сферах деятельности человека. Определённому воздействию подвергся и русский язык. На протяжении веков в него вливались слова из языков северных соседей. Собранный впер...

Author Representations in the Fiction of John Fowles and Peter Ackroyd

Author Representations in the Fiction of John Fowles and Peter Ackroyd

This work evaluates the ontological status of the author-characters in John Fowles’s Mantissa and Peter Ackroyd’s Chatterton within the scope of certain poststructuralist and postmodern theories; and it also attempts at demonstrating to what extent the...

Teaching and Learning of Writing in Shona at 'o' Level

Teaching and Learning of Writing in Shona at 'o' Level

This research sought to investigate the teaching and learning of writing in Shona at ‘O’ Level in selected schools in Kadoma District in order to find out how teachers and pupils define it, establish what teachers focus on, the strategies they employ i...

Shakespeare's 'Othello'

Shakespeare's 'Othello'

To the Shakespearean reader, 'Othello' is a literary treatise on the ‘Other’. However, a different reading reveals a neglected dynamic; of how and why the presence of the blackamoor, speaks about the English. The self-made English identity is thus resh...