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Beyond City And Country At Mycenae: Urban And Rural Practices In A Subsistence Landscape, Lynne A. Kvapil, Jacqueline A. Meier, Gypsy Price, Kim Shelton 2019 Butler University

Beyond City And Country At Mycenae: Urban And Rural Practices In A Subsistence Landscape, Lynne A. Kvapil, Jacqueline A. Meier, Gypsy Price, Kim Shelton

Lynne A. Kvapil

No abstract provided.


Aratus: The Reverent, The Referent, Emily A. Wolford 2019 Colgate University Libraries

Aratus: The Reverent, The Referent, Emily A. Wolford

Colgate Academic Review

To engage in the study of Aratus's Phaenomena is to embark upon the search to learn of Aratus the Reverent, the keeper of myths and devotee of Zeus, and Aratus, the Referent, the curator of the constellations and the preserver of the heavens.


Abu Yakub Sakkokiy’S Views About Verb Words, Akmalkhan AKMALKHANOV 2019 International Islamic Academy of Uzbekistan

Abu Yakub Sakkokiy’S Views About Verb Words, Akmalkhan Akmalkhanov

The Light of Islam

This article discusses the words formed from the verb in Arabic. The scientific analysis of this topic was based on medieval linguistic sources. In particular, the article informs about the approach of Abu Ya’qub Sakkoki, one of the prominent linguists of the twelfth century, in the way he covered this topic. There are two differences in the basics of word formation in Arabic linguistics, and this scientific discussion is divided into two main schools. These are the two linguistic schools of Basra and Kufa. While the Basra school emphasizes the verb as a base in word formation, representatives of ...


The Short History Of Turkic Literature Of India Durind The Ruling Of Baburids (Xvi – Xviiith Centuries), Najmiddin NIZAMETDINOV 2019 International Islamic Academy of Uzbekistan

The Short History Of Turkic Literature Of India Durind The Ruling Of Baburids (Xvi – Xviiith Centuries), Najmiddin Nizametdinov

The Light of Islam

“Indian Turkic Literature of the XVI-XVIIIth centuries during the rooling of Baburids” This article is devoted to the literary legacy of poets, who played important role in the formation and progress of the Turkic literature in India founded by Zakhiriddin Muhammad Babur. It is known, that there are such a stages in Indian literature, which due to objective or subjective reasons have not yet entered into scientific research as a separate subject. And the first of all it belongs to the Turkic literature of In-dia. In this regard the dozens of new manuscripts – diwans discovered in India during the archeolographic ...


The Symbolism Of Colors In The Quatrains “Divani Lugati-T-Turk”, Govhar RAHMATOVA 2019 International Islamic Academy of Uzbekistan

The Symbolism Of Colors In The Quatrains “Divani Lugati-T-Turk”, Govhar Rahmatova

The Light of Islam

The colors of ancient times are closely related to the socio-cultural life, rituals and ancient views of a particular nation. In particular, among Turkic peoples, colors have a peculiar meaning in artistic thinking. An example of this is the poetic excerpts from the “Divani lugati-t-turk”. The article discusses the role of color-description in the folklore of the Turkic people, its semantics and significance in public life in Turkic society. The article speaks about toponyms, ethnonyms associated with the colors-paintings used in the everyday life of the Turkic peoples, and also shows the role of colors in reflecting the quality of ...


Interpretation Of Lyrical Images In National Book “Musibatnomai Turki”, Lola АZIMOVA 2019 International Islamic Academy of Uzbekistan

Interpretation Of Lyrical Images In National Book “Musibatnomai Turki”, Lola Аzimova

The Light of Islam

There are many works in Uzbek literature related to the history of Islam. In particular, there are many works about the tragic death of Imam Hassan and Imam Hussein, which are also known as the tragedy of Kerbela. Among them, in Uzbek literature there are many stories like ‘Karbalonoma’ by Uvaysi, ‘Kissai Imam Hassan va Imam Husayn’ and ‘Kissai Carbalo’ by Khalis Tashkandi, ‘Ravzat ush-shuhada’ by Sabir Saykali, the epics Niso and Khoni, and folk books like ‘ Musibatnomai Turki’,’ Imam Hassan and Imam Husayn’ and ‘Kissai Imam Husayn’. The article describes the artistic features of the folk book ‘Musibatnomai Turki ...


Gods And Robots: Myths, Machines, And Ancient Dreams Of Technology By Adrienne Mayor, Emily E. Auger 2019 Independent Scholar

Gods And Robots: Myths, Machines, And Ancient Dreams Of Technology By Adrienne Mayor, Emily E. Auger

Mythlore: A Journal of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams, and Mythopoeic Literature

This review briefly describes and assesses the chapter by chapter content of the book and the author's discussion of the imagining of robotics and artificial intelligence by the ancient Greeks in the art and literature.


From Female Moneylenders To Church Shares: The Coptic Village Of Jeme, Marmar Zakher 2019 CSUSB

From Female Moneylenders To Church Shares: The Coptic Village Of Jeme, Marmar Zakher

History in the Making

No abstract provided.


Marginalia In A Rare Edition Of Virgil, Alejandro Coroleu 2019 Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Marginalia In A Rare Edition Of Virgil, Alejandro Coroleu

Translat Library

This essay examines the Latin and Catalan marginalia found in a copy of an edition of Virgil’s works published in Barcelona in 1525 (Barcelona, Biblioteca de Catalunya, 1-II-28). The paratextual material examined here is indicative of the different knowledge and Latin proficiency of the two readers who penned annotations in this copy of Virgil’s poems.


Angelo Monforte’S Letter To Peter Of Aragon And The Early Dissemination Of Decembrio’S Translation Of Curtius Rufus, Montserrat Ferrer 2019 Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Angelo Monforte’S Letter To Peter Of Aragon And The Early Dissemination Of Decembrio’S Translation Of Curtius Rufus, Montserrat Ferrer

Translat Library

This note establishes that in 1438 Angelo Monforte, count of Campobasso, sent to Prince Peter of Aragon a copy of Pier Candido Decembrio’s Italian version of Curtius Rufus, thus documenting the transmission of Decembrio’s work from Milan to Naples. This copy could have been the source of Alfonso de Liñán’s translation into Spanish of Decembrio’s text.


Pere Riu’S Preface To His Commentary On The Miserere, Montserrat Domingo, Lluís Cabré 2019 Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Pere Riu’S Preface To His Commentary On The Miserere, Montserrat Domingo, Lluís Cabré

Translat Library

This article studies, and offers and edition of, a hitherto unknown preface to friar Pere Riu’s short commentary on Psalm 50 (Barcelona, Biblioteca de Catalunya, MS 1031, fol. 9r-10r). Addressed to a certain “lord the Duke,” in all likelihood Crown Prince John of Aragon, and possibly dating to the 1370s, the theological contents of this prefatory text may shed new light on the education of John of Aragon.


Optimizing L2 Vocabulary Acquisition: Applied Linguistic Research, George H. Borawski 2019 Purdue University

Optimizing L2 Vocabulary Acquisition: Applied Linguistic Research, George H. Borawski

Purdue Linguistics, Literature, and Second Language Studies Conference

Any acquisition in Second Language Acquisition (SLA) starts as word recognition; as such vocabulary acquisition is integral to language learning as a whole and is a precursor to fluent communication (Ellis, 1996; Moore, 1996). To maximize SLA, vocabulary acquisition must be optimized. However, vocabulary acquisition is understudied and underutilized, especially compared to other aspects of SLA (Paribakht & Wesche, 1997). Cook states, “…the vast bulk of examinations, syllabuses, and course books around the globe show little overt influence from SLA research” (1998, p.10). Courses, teachers, and students would benefit from directly addressing SLA research, rather than utilize inefficient methods (Cook, 1998; Moore, 1996). Problematic course books influence thousands of teachers and a multitude of students (Cook, 1998); this costs educational institutions billions of dollars globally. Prioritizing sound pedagogy when designing courses would alleviate the problems of inefficient acquisition in SLA and the financial cost ...


Exploring The Emotional Language In The Twilight Novel As A Literary Discourse: An Appraisal Theory Analysis, Susan Ataei 2019 Purdue University

Exploring The Emotional Language In The Twilight Novel As A Literary Discourse: An Appraisal Theory Analysis, Susan Ataei

Purdue Linguistics, Literature, and Second Language Studies Conference

Emotions have always been a mysterious realm of human beings gaining an understanding of which requires the collaboration of scholars from multiple disciplines. This study employed the Appraisal Theory (Martin & White, 2005) of evaluations and emotions to explore the manifestation of emotions in a popular modern prose fiction, the first book of the twilight series by Stephenie Meyer (2009) - Twilight. The objective of the study was to gain a deep understanding of how a bestselling literary prose fiction, Twilight, employs human emotions, and thus “affect”, to impose its “effect” on the reader. I applied the affect sub-system of the attitude ...


"A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words, And So Is An Emojis 🙂" Emojisfication Of Language: A Pragmatic Analysis Of Facebook Discourse, Alienna Kazmi, Arooj Rana, Uzma Anjum, Madiha Khan 2019 Purdue University

"A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words, And So Is An Emojis 🙂" Emojisfication Of Language: A Pragmatic Analysis Of Facebook Discourse, Alienna Kazmi, Arooj Rana, Uzma Anjum, Madiha Khan

Purdue Linguistics, Literature, and Second Language Studies Conference

This research study aims to examine language change occurring in written discourse due to increase in the usage of emojis and the way emojis, in comparison to words, are performing communicative functions on social media platforms such as Facebook. The study focused on Pakistani Facebook users. For the study, Facebook is one of the most authentic social media platforms because 71.75 % (Internet Word Stat) of Pakistani internet users use Facebook which is the highest statistics among all social media applications. In order to investigate the recent language change and communicative functions performed by emojis, we utilized Speech act theory ...


Linguistic Ideologies In The Performance Of Bulgarian Identity, Chelsey Norman 2019 Purdue University

Linguistic Ideologies In The Performance Of Bulgarian Identity, Chelsey Norman

Purdue Linguistics, Literature, and Second Language Studies Conference

Since the end of Communism in 1989 and joining the European Union in 2007, Bulgarians have experienced much greater mobility and access to the global community. Despite this more global perspective, Bulgarians maintain a strong sense of national identity. Given this interplay between global and national identities, Bulgaria is an apt location to conduct this ideological research. Using a combination of ethnographic observations (June-July 2018) and semi-structured interviews with bilingual Bulgarians in Sofia, this study examines how large-scale phenomena like nationalism and globalization are found in the micro-scale interactional construction of identity. Results show that a great deal of ideological ...


The Acquisition Of Diminutives In Moroccan Heritage Speakers In France, Amal El Haimeur 2019 Purdue University

The Acquisition Of Diminutives In Moroccan Heritage Speakers In France, Amal El Haimeur

Purdue Linguistics, Literature, and Second Language Studies Conference

This study addresses the acquisition of diminutive forms by Moroccan heritage speakers in France. Diminutive formation depends on stem modification. 15 Moroccan-French participants took part in this study. In a production experiment, participants were asked to form diminutives for 6 types of stems, since the stem type determines the diminutive pattern. The findings of this study show that the mean percentage of source-like use of the diminutive forms is 38%. The results revealed that just two patterns that were acquired by a significant number of participants: CCiCa and CCiCjCjəC. Diminutive forms that do not require complex processes are acquired by ...


Ellipsis In Iraqi Arabic: An Analysis Of Gapping, Sluicing, And Stripping, Saja Albuarabi 2019 Purdue University

Ellipsis In Iraqi Arabic: An Analysis Of Gapping, Sluicing, And Stripping, Saja Albuarabi

Purdue Linguistics, Literature, and Second Language Studies Conference

The purpose of this paper is to explore the syntax of ellipsis in Iraqi Arabic. The paper sheds light on three types of ellipsis in Arabic and English, namely: sluicing, gapping, and stripping and puts each of them in a comparison between Iraqi Arabic and English languages in addition to Arabic dialects. To the best of my knowledge, these elliptical structures have not been studied in Iraqi Arabic before. Therefore, this study offers the first description of these phenomena from a generative standpoint. The paper argues that the three types of ellipsis mentioned above can be the result of Phonological ...


Unity And Logos: A Reading Of Theaetetus 201c-210a, Mitchell Miller 2019 Selected Works

Unity And Logos: A Reading Of Theaetetus 201c-210a, Mitchell Miller

Mitchell Miller

Abstract for “Unity and Logos” (Anc Phil 12.1:87-111):

A close reading of Socrates' refutation of the final proposed definition of knowledge, "true opinion with an account." I examine the provocations to further thinking Socrates poses with his dilemma of simplicity and complexity and then by his rejections of the three senses of "account," and I argue that these provocations guide the responsive reader to that rich and determinate understanding of the sort of 'object' which knowledge requires that the Parmenides and the Eleatic dialogues will go on to explicate.

This paper is available at http://pages.vassar.edu ...


Preface, Georgia Irby, Mary English 2019 College of William and Mary

Preface, Georgia Irby, Mary English

Georgia L. Irby

No abstract provided.


Exploring The Development Of The Sciences, Georgia Irby 2019 College of William and Mary

Exploring The Development Of The Sciences, Georgia Irby

Georgia L. Irby

Latin for the New Millennium, Levels 1 and 2, Second Edition, is available. It you are using the 1st edition and need additional copies for your classroom please allow 6-8 weeks for delivery. For information on what’s new in the Second Edition, click here.

This complete introductory course to the Latin language, suitable for both high school and college students, consists of two volumes, each accompanied by a teacher's manual and students' workbooks. The strategy employed for teaching and learning incorporates the best of both the reading approach and the more abstract grammatical method. The choice of vocabulary ...


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