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  • An Analysis of Certainly and Generally in Late-Modern English English History Texts 

    Álvarez-Gil, Francisco J. (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2019-06-30)
    This paper analyses the adverbs certainly and generally as stancetaking markers. These adverbial devices are said to show authorial stance and to communicate the author’s commitment or detachment towards the information ...
  • Specialized Knowledge Representation: from Terms to Frames 

    Faber, Pamela; Cabezas-García, Melania (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2019-06-30)
    Understanding specialized discourse requires the identification and activation of knowledge structures underlying the text. The expansion and enhancement of knowledge is thus an important part of the specialized translation ...
  • Prosodically-conditioned Syllable Structure in English 

    Orzechowska, Paula; Mołczanow, Janina; Jankowski, Michał (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2019-06-30)
    This paper investigates the interplay between the metrical structure and phonotactic complexity in English, a language with lexical stress and an elaborate inventory of consonant clusters. The analysis of a dictionary- and ...
  • Poster, Poster on the Wall, Do You Really Mean it All? Decoding Visual Metaphor ‘Global Warming’ in Public Awareness Campaigns 

    Platonova, Marina (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2019-06-30)
    The tendency to create messages using the elements belonging to different semiotic systems shifts our perception of a communicative act, contributing to the establishment of multimodal and intersemiotic communication ...
  • Polish Migrant Community in Ireland: the Use of Irish English Slit-t 

    Grabarczyk, Izabela ORCID (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2019-06-30)
    In any migratory context individuals are faced with several challenges as a result of having to live in a different geographical location, function in a different cultural setting and use a different language. The migrants’ ...
  • The Vowel System of Podhale Goralian 

    Rubach, Jerzy; Łuszczek, Tomasz (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2019-06-30)
    This paper is a report on the phonological research done in the past two years investigating Podhale Goralian. The data are drawn from our informants in Dzianisz. The paper establishes the system of surface contrasts in ...