| Back |

Department of Linguistics and Communication | Final Year Project Topics

  • 1. A PRAGMATIC ANALYSIS OF SLANG AND CATCHY PHRASES USED IN SOME SELECTED NIGERIAN ...
    » A PRAGMATIC ANALYSIS OF SLANG AND CATCHY PHRASES USED IN SOME SELECTED NIGERIAN HIP HOP SONGS. ABSTRACT Slangy expressions and catchy phrases are deliberately used in hip hop songs in order to reduce the degree of vulgarity in the content of the song so as not to disrupt society moral norms, and to increase the rate of acceptability of such song amidst listeners, to avoid direct stating of the nam...Continue Reading »

    89 pages |  30 engagements | 

  • 2. THE MERNYANG VERB PHRASE
    »   CHAPTER ONE 1.0       GENERAL BACKGROUND/INTRODUCTION In this project, I shall be examining one of the levels of linguistics that deals with the arrangement of words to form sentence, that is SYNTAX, and my focus shall be on ‘Verb Phrase’ an aspect, which can be referred to as the apex of syntax, with examples from Mernyang language to buttress and establish my facts. By definition, Y...Continue Reading »

    71 pages |  180 engagements | 

  • 3. THE UNEME NOUN PHRASE
    »     CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.0 General Background of the Study           This research work is based on the language called Uneme language spoken in Edo State.  This work will focus on the aspects of Uneme Noun Phrase. The term Noun Phrase forms an important aspect of syntax.           Syntax is a branch of linguistics, derived from ancient Greek ‘SYN’ and ‘TAX’. SYN...Continue Reading »

    108 pages |  173 engagements | 

  • 4. THE VERB PHRASE OF KOFYAR LANGUAGE
    »   CHAPTER ONE 1.0              INTRODUCTION                This study focuses on the verb phrase of kofyar. Kofyar is a dialect of “sura” that can be found in the northern part of plateau state in a local government called Qua’an pan. The kofyar are a population in the middle belt of Nigeria numbering around 50,000. They are majorly known as ‘KOFYARA’ among the...Continue Reading »

    76 pages |  185 engagements | 

  • 5. THE YIWOM NOUN PHRASE
    »   CHAPTER ONE 1.0       INTRODUCTION It is a general fact that no one can dispute that language is central to all communities of human beings. It is also important for the regulation of every community The main focus of this research is to shed more light on how noun phrase is found in yiwom language. Therefore, the first chapter of this research focuses on the historical of yiwom language,...Continue Reading »

    173 pages |  183 engagements | 

  • 6. VERB PHRASE IN KURAMA
    » CHAPTER ONE 1.0       INTRODUCTION GENERAL BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY This research work is on the aspect of the syntax of Kurama language. By Syntax we mean the branch of linguistic analysis which involves the branch of linguistic analysis which involves the arrangement of words to form grammatical sentences in a rule governed way. Syntax is also the study of the way in which different meaning...Continue Reading »

    83 pages |  179 engagements | 

  • 7. THE MERNYANG NOUN PHRASE
    »   CHAPTER ONE 1.0       INTRODUCTION 1.0    General Background This chapter will examine the general background of the study and the speakers of the language with respects to their history and socio cultural profile. Also, it introduces to us the genetic classification of Mernyang, scope and organization of the study, including the theoretical framework. Method of data collection and ana...Continue Reading »

    51 pages |  191 engagements | 

  • 8. THE KOFYAR NOUN PHRASE
    »   CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.0     General Background           Language is the fabrics that ties every member of the society together, which serves as an instrument used by man, for specific and distinguishable purpose.           Indeed the focus of this research is to shed light, on how noun phrases are formed in Kofyar language. Therefore the first chapter of this researc...Continue Reading »

    122 pages |  200 engagements | 

  • 9. THE KÀNÍNGKÓN NOUN PHRASE
    »   CHAPTER ONE Introduction 1.0. General Background           This research work focuses on the Noun phrase of Kaningkon language. However, this chapter introduces us to the language understudy, Kaningkon language. It also introduces us to the socio cultural profile of the speakers of the language; the culture and beliefs, occupation, mode of greetings, the common foods of the people and ...Continue Reading »

    211 pages |  201 engagements | 

  • 10. THE ATSAM VERB PHRASE
    » CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.0    General Background           This chapter examines the language of study, the people speaking the language and their geographical location. It also introduces us to the sociolinguistic of the speakers of the language which includes their culture and beliefs. Again in this chapter, a brief explanation of the scope of the study, method of data collection, ...Continue Reading »

    60 pages |  181 engagements | 

  • 11. ASPECTS OF GUNGANCI MORPHOLOGY
    »   CHAPTER ONE GENERAL INTRODUCTION 1.1              Introduction The chapter introduces us to the general background, historical background, socio cultural profile and genetic classification of the Gùngáwá people. It also includes the scope and organization of study, theoretical framework, data analysis and a review of the chosen framework. 1.2              General Ba...Continue Reading »

    64 pages |  185 engagements | 

  • 12. ASPECTS OF GUNGANCHI VERB PHRASE
    »   CHAPTER ONE GENERAL BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY 1.0 INTRODUCTION       The main focus of this research work is a discussion on the verb phrase of Gunganchi language. This chapter therefore aims at introducing the work by discussing some historical facts about the Gunganchi people and the language itself. Justification for the study as well as the scope of the work is examined in this chapter. ...Continue Reading »

    114 pages |  207 engagements | 

  • 13. ASPECTS OF BURA NEGATION
    »    CHAPTER ONE                                       INTRODUCTION 1.0.    General Background           This chapter introduces the language of study, the people speaking the language and their geographical location. It introduces us to the background of the speakers of the language which includes their culture and beliefs.           Also,...Continue Reading »

    141 pages |  172 engagements | 

  • 14. ASPECTS OF BURA NOUN PHRASE
    »   CHAPTER ONE 1.0    GENERAL BACKGROUND TO THE STUDY          This research work is based on the aspects of noun Bura noun phrase. The study forms an important aspect of the syntax of the language. By syntax, we mean the branch of linguistic analysis which involves the arrangement of words to form grammatical sentences a rule governed way. It should be noted that there are many aspects...Continue Reading »

    104 pages |  195 engagements | 

  • 15. ASPECTS OF ADIM PHONOLOGY
    »   CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.0General Background This research work focuses on the phonology of Adim language spoken in Akankpa Local Government Area of Cross river State, Nigeria. Adim lies in the Northern part of the forest belt of Southern Nigeria. Adim shares boundary with Ugep in the North and Idomi in the east, both in Yakkur Local Government Area.        Adim is the official name of ...Continue Reading »

    107 pages |  188 engagements | 

  • 16. ASPECTS OF ADIM MORPHOLOGY
    »   CHAPTER ONE GENERAL BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY 1.0    INTRODUCTION According to Garvin and Mathios (1956), language performs a unifying and separate function. This term refer to the feelings of the members of a society or a social group that they are united and identified with others who speak the same language and that they contrast with or are separated from those who do not. Language from an...Continue Reading »

    123 pages |  197 engagements | 

  • 17. ASPECTS OF MIGILI MORPHOLOGY
    »   ASPECTS  OF MIGILI  MORPHOLOGY   CHAPTER ONE 1.0               GENERAL INTRODUCTION Language is the universal fabric that holds every individual of a community together.  An instrument, used by man for communication within his environment, without which there would be no meaningful relationship between the human world.  Language can also be referred to as the medium through wh...Continue Reading »

    74 pages |  167 engagements | 

  • 18. ASPECT OF THE PHONOLOGY OF YUKUBEN
    » ASPECT OF THE PHONOLOGY OF YUKUBEN          CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.0     GENERAL BACKGROUND           This research focuses on the phonology of Yukuben, a language spoken by about 25,000 speakers in Sabongida Yukuben of Takum Local Government Area in the east of Taraba State in Nigeria, and North West Province, Menchum division, west of Furu Awa, near Nigeria border in Camer...Continue Reading »

    130 pages |  142 engagements | 

  • 19. TENSE ERRORS IN ENGLISH ESSAYS OF SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS
    »          TENSE ERRORS IN ENGLISH ESSAYS OF SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS       CHAPTER ONE: GENERAL INTRODUCTION 1.1       Background of the Study This research work deals with tense errors in English essays of Secondary School. The research is to find out the type of tense errors committed by the students who have sat for their J.S.S.C.E examination.   1.2       Statement of Prob...Continue Reading »

    33 pages |  229 engagements | 

  • 20. PORTRAYAL OF WOMEN IN WIVES REVOLE AND OUR HUSBAND HAS GONE MAD AGAIN
    »   CHAPTER I: Introduction 1.1     Background of the Study The In sourcing and/or Outsourcing decision is referred to in purchasing as sourcing policy decision and it is one of the most important decision points for any organization because it has a multiple and web like effect on the life of the organization. Managers of businesses most especially manufacturing organizations faces a series o...Continue Reading »

    38 pages |  199 engagements | 


Searching makes things a lot easier.. Search for what you are looking for