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Linguistic and stylistic analysis of a select text
Ježková, Klára ; Adam, Robert (advisor) ; Palkosková, Olga (referee)
This work deals with an analysis of the article "Kdo neskáče, není Češka. Hop, hop, hop aneb jak fandí ženy". The whole article is analysed in terms of syntactical, lexical, morphological, acoustic and graphic aspect of language, and also in terms of pragmatic and stylistic aspect. Syntactical analysis deals with an analysis of composed sentences and simple sentences. Lexical analysis researches the words in terms of frequency of use, according to their inclusion to the linguistic structure of national language and their inclusion to stylistic stratum, then according to their origin and emotional coloration, and it also distinguishes new and outdated words and researches the word formation. Morphological analysis deals with word classes and word structure. Acoustic aspect of language researches individual speech sounds and graphic aspect researches the orthography. In pragmatic analysis is researched the intension of author and effect of the text. And stylistic analysis arranges the text to functional styles.
Nicknames in groups of children
Kvíčalová, Marta ; Janovec, Ladislav (advisor) ; Palkosková, Olga (referee)
This work deals with nicknames in groups of children at present, mainly in school and scout environments. The author was making this research in various environments for several months and gained quite a huge amount of today's nicknames (about 1 800). She has described their morphology and sorted them out according to their origin. With the aid of special literature and gained examples she has come to interesting conclusions. Nicknames, as unofficial first names used abundantly among childern, are a specific and extraordinary linguistic material. School and scout nicknames originate from the same linguistic habits and they arise in similar ways. They arise naturally , without any interference from outside, quite quickly and they usually go on with the holder for a long time. In a scout environment nicknames are more common - more than 90 % of members has a nickname. In a school environment nicknames are not so much common - only about 20 % of children at school has their specific nickname.One holder has usually only one nickname , however sometimes he can have more nicknames in various social groups. The same motivation can create quite different nicknames, whereas homonymic nicknames can have quite different motivations. It is common that nicknames have the same form for male and female variations. The...
Sports slang and variability - the emivonment of volleyball
Ševčíková, Božena ; Palkosková, Olga (advisor) ; Chejnová, Pavla (referee)
The subject of this thesis is the in time variability of sport slang, namely from the environment of volleyball. In Západočeská vlastivěda devoted to language from 1992 I found a study by Marie Terčová focused on sport slang. Slang of sport shooting and volleyball are compared there. The study also includes a dictionary of volleyball slang from 1987 comprising about 444 entries. I decided to compare the vocabulary of 1987 and contemporary. It was necessary to gather the expressions used by contemporary speakers to contemporary dictionary and then compare the two of them. The initial hypotheses were a higher number of expressions in the older dictionary and also higher number of synonymy expressions, changes in the meanings of many of words. Next hypotheses were a higher concentration of borrowed words in the contemporary dictionary and the majority of transpositional mechanisms in the creation of expressions. The last hypothesis was, that the meaning of the expressions occurring in the older dictionary only, are unknown to contemporary speakers. The former four were discussed by the comparison, the last one by a questionnaire.
Linguistic characteristics of the present comics
Hradečný, Aleš ; Palkosková, Olga (advisor) ; Chejnová, Pavla (referee)
The thesis is focused on comics and mainly its lingustic aspect. The first part introduces comics as a cultural phenomenon and its various definitions from which the best possible is chosen. After that it deals with brief history of comics and its development from different geographic points of view. The attention is given to the language of comics and mainly to its specific, unique cooperation between words and images. In the second part analysis of two comic books, Anča a Pepík from 1990 and Na odstřel from 2014, from Lucie Lomová is realized. The results are compared with each other and conclusions are drawn. The common features of comics language are introduced on the bacground of the analyses.
John Hus - Library and their Progression in Centuris
Hrubá, Monika ; Palkosková, Olga (advisor) ; Janovec, Ladislav (referee)
Following dissertation deals with the analysis of verbal symbols expressed in two works of Jan Hus: "O poznání cesty pravé k spasení (Dcerka) a Knížky o knězi kuchmistrovi". The first work is based on several manuscripts. The second is preserved in only one old print. This work first introduces the reader to the time of book origin, with charakter and ideas of Jan Hus. After that it is trying to define the term symbol. Each book is analyzed in terms of content and time of occurrence. Author divided symbols into several categories. His work deals with symbolism of characters, animals, body parts and abstract.
Chat Communication on Facebook
Honzáková, Veronika ; Palkosková, Olga (advisor) ; Janovec, Ladislav (referee)
Our thesis deals with a communication on social network Facebook. The primary goal was a probe of chat communication on this new platform. In the introduction part, we tried to summarize existing knowledges of czech linguist scientists concerning with electronic communication; subsequently, we focused on a definition of internet communication, it's classification, positive and negative aspects and description of particular types of "computer communication". Simultaneously, we were exploring so called social network, predominantly Facebook, it's basic functions, possible ways of communication mediated by this medium and particularities of chat in comparison with a synchronous webchat. Research part analyze chat communication on Facebook from wider standpoint of communication situation and from point of view of text structure. It was an effort to compare chat and immediate spoken dialog, to classify and to interpret basic type sof chat communication and to describe it's specific features. Conclusion of the paper is dedicated to irony on Facebook - classification of it's particular types and following of it's making and signalizing were based on analysis. We tried to point out especially the particularities of chat communication and it's connection with a spoken dialog.
Transformatons of local names in Prague 6
Fantová, Matylda ; Palkosková, Olga (advisor) ; Chejnová, Pavla (referee)
14. Summary This Bachelor Thesis focuses on the names of streets and squares of Prague 6. In the first few chapters, the author describes the history of street naming in general from 1770 until 2013. Furthermore, the work addresses the main reasons for renaming streets in Prague 6, which are mostly based on historical and/or social events and changes in the scope of Prague territory. The central part of this thesis contains the current list of streets and squares of Prague 6 accompanied by information about particular name changes occuring during the 20th and 21st century. The total of 662 streets and squares is arranged in alphabetical order according to their affiliation to various parts of the Prague 6 municipality. Additionally, streets are classified by naming motivation into several categories, which further discuss the origin of the names and their lexical form. The results showed that the street names of Prague 6 are mostly in nominative or genitive form and the most common motivation for their naming follows from the street location. The research carried out by the means of questionnaires shows that the most popular unofficial name used in Prague 6 is "Kulaťák" (replacing the official name Vítězné náměstí). Besides, the questionnaire revealed a few dozens of other popular colloquial street names....
Language analysis of the selected texts of the Pinvicka collection
Klubalová, Jana ; Šmejkalová, Martina (advisor) ; Palkosková, Olga (referee)
This thesis deals with the language analysis of the Tandarias poem published as a part of Pinvicka collection which was written in the 2nd half of 15th century by Jan Pinvicka z Domazlic. The attention is paid to the description of ortography and all language dimensions. The main aim of this thesis is to describe the language statement of the relic and evaluate the influence of the previous versions of theTandarias poem on the examined version published in Pinvicka collection. We found out that it is not possible to give an evidence that the examined poem is significantly influenced by the language usus of the 14th century when this subject was translated to Czech. But we claim that some of the language phenomena refering to older language usus can be explained with the personal language manner of author. Nevertheless the influence of the original German writing is obvious in the lexical dimension. The addressing of the writing to the bourgeoisie and other lower social classes is supported with the tendency of the language of the text to approach to the spoken form of language.
Sociolect of mothers on babywebs
Kačírková, Pavlína ; Chejnová, Pavla (advisor) ; Palkosková, Olga (referee)
The diploma thesis deals with sociolect of mothers on babywebs, its objective was to analyze this sociolect. The research was mainly focused on the analysis of a lexical part of discussions of selected babywebs. In the theoretical part we tried to give a chronological overview of Czech linguists' theories about sociolects, the analyzed sociolect is specified on the background of these theories. At the beginning of the empirical part, the analyzed sociolect is characterized from the point of view of setting, group of users and their special activity, then the thematically sorted list of collected sociolectisms and word-formation processes are presented. The following chapter deals with the specifics of the analyzed sociolect which contain the theme of writing and speaking, expressivity, acronyms, shifts of grammatical categories and comparison with the medical sociolect. The empirical part also includes questionnaire research with the aim of discovering whether the selected expressions appear out of the internet as well or whether those expressions are fixed to the internet setting. The following part of the thesis is crucial, it is the dictionary part that contains alphabetically ordered expressions of the sociolect of mothers on babywebs including acronyms and deminutives that are semantically specified...
Lexical And Semantic Specifics of Legal Language
Čížkovská, Anna Marie ; Janovec, Ladislav (advisor) ; Palkosková, Olga (referee)
The purpose of this thesis is to describe legal language, its basic elements and relations, in which they are entering. The introductory chapter defines the legal language in general as a discipline at the interface between linguistics and theory of law. In addition to the basic legal elements and their relations to the general official language, there are described the basic elements of the legal language out of whose structure some basic elements required on the legal language come out. The relation between and legal language is symbolised through Euler circles. The conclusion of this chapter describes the legal language in terms of functional style and presents its stylistic traits. The first two parts of the second chapter are focused on the meaning of the lexical element, that are evaluated according to the amount of autonomy as a autosemantic and synemenatic units, or according to the motivating factor of the word and according to the fact if they are composed of one or more lexical elements . The keeping up with the basic requirements that are established by the Government's Legislative Rules, is proved with examples from primary legislation. In the other subchapters adherence to claim to the legal text certainty, comprehensibility and expliciteness in the legal terminology in the using of...

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