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Vol 6, No 5 (2014)
Table of Contents
|Multidimensional Analysis of Pakistani and U.K Sports Column Writers|
|Asma Iqbal, Malik Haq-nawaz Danish||pp. 1-8|
|A Syntactic Analysis of Lexical and Functional Heads in Nigerian English Newspaper Headlines|
|Taiwo Oluwaseun Ehineni||pp. 9-21|
|Liaison in Jordanian Arabic and Standard Arabic: Syntax-Prosody Interface|
|Ayman Yasin||pp. 22-36|
|The Impact of L1 Negative Phonological Transfer on L2 Word Identification and Production|
|Jiang Fan, Liu Yongbing||pp. 37-50|
|On Language Endangerment and Language Maintenance: A Case Study of Zarma of Sokoto State of Nigeria|
|Abubakar Muhammad||pp. 51-63|
|Contrastive Lexical Semantics of Biblical Soul and Qur’anic Ruħ: An Application of Intertextuality|
|Mustafa Ali Harb||pp. 64-88|
|Subject Wh-Movement in Najrani Arabic and Minimalism|
|Abdul-Hafeed Ali Fakih||pp. 89-108|
|Re-Visiting the Status of North-West Akokoid in Relation to Yorùbá|
|Jacob Oludare Oluwadoro||pp. 109-131|
|Approaching Cultural Faithfulness: A Study Based on the Translation of A Dream of Red Mansions|
|Aimin Peng, Qingshun He||pp. 132-142|
|Verbs Taking “to+v” or “v+ing” as Their Complements: A Cognitive Grammar Account|
|Deliang Wang||pp. 143-153|
|The Functions of 'or' and 'aw': Implications for Translation|
|Sherine Abd El-Gelil Emara||pp. 154-174|
|Book Review: Idiom Translation in the Financial Press: A Corpus-Based Study. by Despoina Panou. Newcastle upon Tyne. Cambridge Scholars, 2014, 265 pp., ISBN: 978-1-4438-5690-4.|
|Luke Prodromou||pp. 175-178|
|Negative Subjunctive Clauses in Hausa: A Minimalist Analysis|
|Abubakar Muhammad||pp. 179-188|
|Reviewer Acknowledgements for International Journal of Linguistics, Vol. 6, No. 5|
|Jean Lee||pp. 189|
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