WH-QUESTION IN AKWUKWU-IGBO DIALECT OF IGBO

CHAPTER ONE  INTRODUCTION  1.1     BACKGROUND OF STUDY Linguistic investigation began with a prescriptive approach. where the grammar of certain languages were imposed on others, other languages were interpreted as being primitive languages and were expected to structurally confirm with the structures of Latin, hence this approach was called prescriptive grammar, the assumption of its proponents that […]

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LANGUAGE ATTITUDES AMONG TEENAGERS AND ITS EFFECT

ABSTRACT  This work seeks to explain the attitudes exhibited by teenagers in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State to their Ibibio language.  Most work done in this field is centered on language loss/death.  Therefore, this work will be concerned on the attitudes exhibited by teenagers to their Ibibio Language vis-à-vis English and pidgin and its effect. The framework of […]

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