Change search
ReferencesLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
’she bes delighted with herself’: Habitual marking in Irish English
Södertörn University, School of Culture and Education.
2014 (English)Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

The habitual aspect has been a feature of Irish English for centuries. How it has evolved may have had a lot to do with contact between Standard English and the Celtic language, Irish, spoken in Ireland. As time passes does the impact which these two languages have had on each other weaken? How has a major feature of Irish English, the habitual aspect, fared in the digital world? This essay executes some digital detective work and finds that habitual markers do be always there…

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2014. , 37 p.
Keyword [en]
Irish-English, habitual aspect, corpus studies, Twitter, Irish English
Keyword [sv]
Engelska, Irland, Irländsk-engelska, korpusstudier.
National Category
General Language Studies and Linguistics
URN: urn:nbn:se:sh:diva-24115OAI: diva2:726010
Subject / course
2014-06-03, Södertörns högskola, Huddinge, 14:48 (English)
Humanities, Theology
Available from: 2014-06-18 Created: 2014-06-17 Last updated: 2014-06-18Bibliographically approved

Open Access in DiVA

Kandidatuppsats eng VT14 Hugh Curtis_(1307 kB)320 downloads
File information
File name FULLTEXT01.pdfFile size 1307 kBChecksum SHA-512
Type fulltextMimetype application/pdf
fulltext(183 kB)36 downloads
File information
File name FULLTEXT02.pdfFile size 183 kBChecksum SHA-512
Type fulltextMimetype application/pdf

Search in DiVA

By author/editor
Curtis, Hugh
By organisation
School of Culture and Education
General Language Studies and Linguistics

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar
Total: 356 downloads
The number of downloads is the sum of all downloads of full texts. It may include eg previous versions that are now no longer available

Total: 68 hits
ReferencesLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link