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dc.contributor.advisor Rammala, J. R. Mojapelo, Welhelmina Mamahlobega 2019-03-06T09:39:44Z 2019-03-06T09:39:44Z 2018
dc.description Thesis (M. A. (Translation Studies and Linguistics)) -- University of Limpopo, 2018 en_US
dc.description.abstract This mini dissertation investigate term creation in Northern Sotho/ Sepedi as a language. The research design for this study was exploratory because the researcher managed to determine the research design and data collected from the participants. The qualitative methodology was applied in this study to find in-depth knowledge on the investigation. The two samplings namely: random and purposive were used to select twenty participants such as teachers, lecturers, language practitioners, lexicographers and registered third year students of Northern Sotho at University of Limpopo. The study investigate various strategies in term creation namely: transliteration, semantic transfer, borrowing, paraphrasing, and many more. It was clear from the participants that transliteration and paraphrasing are mostly used in term creation. It is recommended that terms should be harvested by specialised individuals in order to perform term creation. en_US
dc.format.extent [xvii], 57 leaves en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
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dc.subject Northern Sotho terms en_US
dc.subject Term creation en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Northern Sotho language - terms and phraces en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Terms and phraces en_US
dc.title An investigation of term creation in Northern Sotho en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US

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