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The Standardisation of the Ndebele Language Through Dictionary-making
(Allex Project, University of Zimbabwe, 2002)
The thesis assesses the contribution of dictionary-making in Ndebele on the standardisation of the language. The production of the monolingual Ndebele dictionary,Isichazamazwi SesiNdebele (ISN), raised a number of issues ...
Report on the Retreat to Review the ALLEX PROJECT: Kadoma , 21-27 September 2003
(African Languages Research Institute, University of Zimbabwe, 2003)
Defining Formats and Corpus-based examples in the General Ndebele Dictionary, Isichazamazwi Sesindebele: A Critical Analysis
In this paper the writer critically evaluates the defining formats that were used in defining headwords in the first-ever-monolingual General Ndebele Dictionary, Isichazamazwi SeSiNdebele(ISN). The emphasis in the ISN was ...
Land Reform and Farm Workers
(Weaver Press, 2004)
Annual Report 2004 "African Languages Lexical Project (ALLEX)"
(African Languages Research Institute (ALRI), University of Zimbabwe, 2005)
Effectiveness of the Blended Supervision Model: A Case Study of Student Teachers Learning to Teach in High Schools of Zimbabwe
(University of Zimbabwe: Human Resources Research Centre (HRRC), 2006-12)
The main idea behind this research work was to come up with a model of students’ supervision that emancipates the student teacher and simultaneously makes the student feel that he/she has a chance given to him to learn how ...
Annual Report 2005 "African Languages Lexical Project (ALLEX)"
(African Languages Research Institute (ALRI), University of Zimbabwe, 2006)
Annual Report 1999 - The ALLEX Project (NUFU Project 28/96)
(African Languages Research Institute (ALRI), University of Zimbabwe, 2000-02-23)
Problems of Equivalence in Shona- English Bilingual Dictionaries
(Bureau of the WAT, 2001)
In compiling bilingual dictionaries, lexicographers are mostly concerned with seman- tic equivalence. As a result, the practice of bilingual dictionary compilers is usually that of giving one-word equivalents. However, ...
Cultural Aspects in the Shona Monolingual Dictionary Duramanzwi Guru reChishona
(Bureau of the WAT, 2003)
In the compilation of dictionaries, lexicographers also take cognisance of the culture which is inherent in a language. This article will look at the way the cultural aspect is interwoven in the practice of dictionary ...