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Language maintenance and shift: case study of Ukrainian in Saskatchewan
This study was aimed at examining possible correlations between socio-cultural and demographic factors and Ukrainian language maintenance in the province of Saskatchewan. Total number of 82 respondents with Ukrainian ...
The Role of Extracurricular Activities in Foreign Language Learning in University Settings
This thesis discusses the role of extracurricular activities in foreign language learning in universities in Canada and Russia. The research study outlines an array of extracurricular activities offered for university ...
Bourgeois Letters: Language Planning as an Avanue of Social Engineering in Ukraine (1919-1938)
At present, the Ukrainian population in Ukraine, and Ukrainian émigrés abroad are using two different orthographical systems. The issue of which of the two codes of Ukrainian can be considered legitmate standard Ukrainian ...
Socio-Cultural Attitudes to Ta'arof among Iranian Immigrants in Canada
This thesis examines the adaptation of Iranian Canadians (immigrants from Iran in Canada) to the new cultural environment with a special focus on a paradigm shift in their lingua-cultural attitudes. More specifically, it ...
Russian Language Maintenance among Children from Immigrant Families in Saskatchewan
The study investigates prediction factors of children's proficiency in Russian among children from Russian-speaking families in Saskatchewan. For that purpose, 5-7 year old children and their parents were interviewed about ...