Journal of
Languages and Culture

  • Abbreviation: J. Lang. Cult.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-6540
  • DOI: 10.5897/JLC
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 119

Insertion strategies used with lone English verbs in otherwise Igbo utterances

October 2018 - Vol 9 Num. 5

Using examples of tape recorded conversational data from fifty educated adult Igbo-English bilinguals resident in Port Harcourt, Nigeria, this paper demonstrates that lone English verbs are typically inserted into otherwise Igbo utterances by means of Igbo verbal inflectional morphology. Other verbs are adjoined to a...

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October 2018

Insertion strategies used with lone English verbs in otherwise Igbo utterances

Kelechukwu Ihemere

September 2018

Destruction of Abbay Choman Oromo indigenous practice due to Gojjame invasion, north east Wollega South of Abay River, Ethiopia (1870s - 1882)

Gemechu Kenea and Surafel Adisu  

August 2018

Challenges of students’ discipline in English as a Foreign Language (EFL) classes: A case of primary schools in Dembi Dollo and Nekemte towns of Oromia Region, Ethiopia

Aliye Geleta  

February 2018

Standing straight with the title, ‘As this miserable and fungus-like small plant becomes a big and favourite tree’ adapted from the Tcheonzamun poem (753rd to 768th)

Hyeonhi R. Park, Jieun A. Kim, Kunjoo D. A. Kim, Jiah A. Kim, Sohwa T. Kim, Rosa Kim, Alain Hamon and Sangdeog A. Kim  

January 2018

Syntactic translation and semantic implications: The case of Fulfulde and English

Umaru Kalgo Kiro and Mary Ngozi Nwodo

October 2013

Narrative prose and its different types

Zahra Iranmanesh

April 2014

Linguistic sexism as religious offense among the Oromo

Amanuel Raga and Hirut Woldemariam

October 2013

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

October 2013

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

January 2012

Strategies used in the translation of allusions in Hafiz Shirazi's poetry

Naeimeh Bahrami

January 2012

Language use in the Islamic faith in Cameroon: The case of a Mosque in the city of Maroua

Jean-Paul Kouega and François G. Baimada

January 2012

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

Hazri Jamil and Santhiram R. Raman

February 2012

Homonymy as a barrier to mutual intelligibility among speakers of various dialects of Afan Oromo

Amanuel Raga and Samuel Adola

February 2012

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

Sue-san Ghahremani-Ghajar and Masoumeh Shabanzadeh