Journal of
Languages and Culture

  • Abbreviation: J. Lang. Cult.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-6540
  • DOI: 10.5897/JLC
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 132

Gender diglossia and its maintenance among the Ubang

January-June 2024 - Vol 15 Num. 1

Ubang, a Bendi language spoken in Obudu, Nigeria, has gender-based language varieties whereby different terms are used for certain basic items in female and male speech forms. For instance, “okwakwe” and “abu” are respective female and male words for ‘dog’. There are also gendered...

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Gender diglossia and its maintenance among the Ubang

January-June 2024

Lewis Demola

Noam Chomsky’s ‘stimulus-free language’: A pedestal of mantric poetry

July-December 2023

Nikhil Kumar

Analyzing the content of conversation textbook for undergraduate students: A case study of An-Najah National University, Palestine

January-June 2023

Ahmed Awad Amin Mahmoud Raba

Complex gendered identity in Africa: Postmodern perspectives from Igbo and Yoruba Languages and Cultures

January-June 2022

Opeyemi T. Agoyi and Ucheoma C. Osuji

Elements in color: A symbolistic approach to analyzing the Haitian flag

January-June 2021

Margarette Marie Thrasybule  


Narrative prose and its different types

Zahra Iranmanesh

April 2014

Linguistic sexism as religious offense among the Oromo

Amanuel Raga and Hirut Woldemariam


A correlated analysis of students’ SSCE grade and performance in first year Use-of-English: A case study of Fountain University, Osogbo

Labo-Popoola and S. Olubunmi


Intertextuality of Deor

Raimondo Murgia

February 2012

Learners of medical English as problem posers/solvers tackling real-life concerns

Sue-san Ghahremani-Ghajar and Masoumeh Shabanzadeh

April 2010

The writing performance of undergraduates in the University of Technology, Mara, Terengganu, Malaysia

Yah Awg Nik, Badariah Bt. Sani ,Muhmad Noor B. Wan Chik  Kamaruzaman Jusoff and Hasif Rafidee Bin Hasbollah

December 2012

‘Can I get an amen?’ The Black gospel church as discourse community and pedagogical model

John W. White

January 2012

Malaysian educational policy for national integration: Contested terrain of multiple aspirations in a multicultural nation

Hazri Jamil and Santhiram R. Raman

January-June 2024

Gender diglossia and its maintenance among the Ubang

Lewis Demola

July 2013

The meaning of the Chinese cultural keyword xin

Jing Li, Christer Ericsson and Mikael Quennerstedt