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    • Compliance-gaining requests in educational contexts in Xhosa 

      Khuzwayo, Zoleka (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2004-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This Study investigates how favor asking may be expressed in Xhosa. Both favor asking and requesting are situated in a context, where the meaning of each is necessarily driven by the way the interlocutors ...

    • Inqaku ngokuphucula uluntu elibhalwe ngesiXhosa ngokohlobo lwegenre 

      Tshefu, Naniswa Winnifred (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2005-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study explores the defining characteristics of the genre-theory analytically for isiXhosa. The five chosen genre texts in isiXhosa, extracted from five Bona magazine, deal with social problems. Firstly ...

    • Isenzo sentetho yokwala kumaziko emfundo esixhoseni 

      Mlandu, Mirriam Nozidima (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2005-04)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study explores the speech act of refusal in educational contexts in isiXhosa. The speech utterance is used to accept or refuse request. The request can be made by a friend, parent, school principal ...

    • Izincomo phakathi kwesiduna namabhinqa esiXhoseni 

      Ralarala, Knowledge Monwabisi (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2003-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study aims to investigate the speech act of complimenting in Xhosa. The study constitutes of six chapters with respective to execute this aim. Chapter one provides special details regarding the ...

    • A pragmatic analysis of apologies in Xhosa 

      Mdemka, Xoliswa Leonora (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2001-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study investigates the speech act of apology in Xhosa. The main aim of the study is to examine some of the characteristics of apologies in remedial interchanges based on a Xhosa corpus within the ...

    • A pragmatic analysis of complimenting in Xhosa 

      Adonis, Nomangwevu (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2001-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study investigates the speech acts of complimenting in Xhosa. It is divided into five chapters, which are arranged as follows: Chapter 1 states the aims of the study. The method, design and the ...

    • A pragmatic analysis of persuasion in isiXhosa 

      Gqwede, Eunice Nolungisa (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2005-12)
      This study has the main goal of investigating the speech act of persuasion in isiXhosa. The main aim of the investigation is to examine the characteristics of persuasion in remedial interchanges based on the isiXhosa ...

    • The speech act of complaining in isiXhosa 

      Manjiya, Monelwa Precious (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2001-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study investigates the speech act of complaining in Xhosa. It is organized into six chapters. Chapter 1 states the aim of the study. The method, design and the organization of the study are also ...

    • Ukucenga okujoliswe ekwakheni isimo somntu 

      Mantambo, Beauty Nomonde (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2004-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The focus of this study is to present an account of how Xhosa realizes premises and strategies of persuasion in authentic communication, assuming Larson's (1995) framework of Persuasion Theory, taking ...

    • Ukuvuyisana nabantu abadumileyo kumanqaku esiXhosa njengohlobo lokubhaliweyo 

      Ngcanga, Dorris Nosisa (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2005-04)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study has been undertaken to explore and investigate the genre-theoretic properties of social commentary texts in isiXhosa. Five social commentary texts are chosen from the Bona magazine dealing ...

    • Ulukuhlo nelima kumzantsi Afrika otshintshayo 

      Mashiyi, Phozisa Christina (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2004-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study focuses on a critical examination of the communication-theoretic properties of persuasive messages in the Volunteer campaign in South Africa. Five articles have been analysed according to ...

    • Umyalezo olukuhlayo ekutshintsheni umzantsi Afrika 

      Mkumatela, Nombulelo Queen (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study concentrates on the critical evaluation of persuasive messages. In doing this, four articles have been analysed according to two premises namely: the content premises and the process ...

    • Umyalezo olukuhlayo ekuvuseleleni i-Afrika 

      Martins, Luvuyo Shaun; New Partnership for Africa's Development (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study is about the persuasive message towards the Millennium African Recovery Plan, which is known today as New Partnership for African Development. It is divided into five chapters. The first ...