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After The Tree Had Fallen: Recent Works And Collaborations By Alex Caldiero And Frank Mcentire, Scott Abbott Aug 2003

After The Tree Had Fallen: Recent Works And Collaborations By Alex Caldiero And Frank Mcentire, Scott Abbott

Scott Abbott

No abstract provided.


Ri-Lettura Del Primo Dopoguerra: Alcuni Esempi, Flavia Brizio-Skov Dec 2002

Ri-Lettura Del Primo Dopoguerra: Alcuni Esempi, Flavia Brizio-Skov

Flavia Brizio-Skov

No abstract provided.


Igbo Folk Idioms In Caribbean Phrase, Chukwuma Azuonye Dec 2002

Igbo Folk Idioms In Caribbean Phrase, Chukwuma Azuonye

Chukwuma Azuonye

This paper analyses a corpus of phrases from Jamaican and other Caribbean folk speech with a view to ascertaing their possible Igbo provenance. There seems to be an overwhelming match in terms of morphology and meaning between these Jamaican phrases and some common Igbo idioms. It is however worthy of note that the matching of Igbo and Caribbean or Black American idioms, no matter how persuasive the results may be, cannot produce conclusive evidence of Igbo presence in any particular area or among any particular population sample. Studies of mother-tongue interference in various African Englishes and comparative studies of the ...


After [Isaac] Babel: Teaching Communicative Competence For Translation, Natalia Olshanskaya Dec 2002

After [Isaac] Babel: Teaching Communicative Competence For Translation, Natalia Olshanskaya

Natalia Olshanskaya

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Wild Rides, Wild Flowers, 41-50, Scott Abbott, Sam Rushforth Dec 2002

Wild Rides, Wild Flowers, 41-50, Scott Abbott, Sam Rushforth

Scott Abbott

No abstract provided.