Articles by Author: Themba Lancelot Ngwenya

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  1. Linguistic inequality in Cameroon: The case of advertising in Douala

    Linguistic inequality in Cameroon: The case of advertising in Douala

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    Despite the vast research conducted on linguistic hegemony, linguistic inequality, multilingualism and multiculturalism in Cameroon, very little has been done in advertising as it reflects language representation. Much of the research has focused on the linguistic hegemony and privileging of...
  2. Integrating language awareness with critical language skills: a legal English experience

    Integrating language awareness with critical language skills: a legal English experience

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Linguistics and Applied Language Studies
    This paper is about developing first-year law students' reading skills. It argues that this could be achieved through an approach that integrates the teaching of vocabulary and grammar with the teaching of critical language awareness. The teaching of vocabulary and...
  3. Introducing critical language awareness in IsiZulu: the why and the how

    Introducing critical language awareness in IsiZulu: the why and the how

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Linguistics and Applied Language Studies
    This article explains why introducing critical language awareness (CLA) in isiZulu is necessary. To familiarise the reader with CLA, the article outlines the assumptions that underpin this concept. It then discusses how CLA could be applied in teaching mainly reading...
  4. Social identity and linguistic creativity: Manifestations of the use of multilingualism in South African advertising

    Social identity and linguistic creativity: Manifestations of the use of multilingualism in South African advertising

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Linguistics and Applied Language Studies
    This article is about an exploratory, qualitative study that used a range of advertisements to investigate the extent to which they revealed social identity and linguistic creativity in South African multilingual advertising. The selection of the texts was done on...
  5. Notes on Uniform Frames

    Notes on Uniform Frames

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Quaestiones Mathematicae
    We introduce the notion of uniform paracompactness to uniform frames and give several characterisations thereof. In another context, we show that the locally fine reflector commutes with the completion in the category of strong nearness frames.
  6. Irreducibility in Pointfree Topology

    Irreducibility in Pointfree Topology

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Quaestiones Mathematicae
    Irreducible spaces have been studied in topology by several authors. A. H. Stone introduced semi-irreducibility as a way of studying hereditarily compact spaces. In this paper we investigate these concepts in the context of frames.
  7. Bounded quotients of frames

    Bounded quotients of frames

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Quaestiones Mathematicae
    We define various notions of boundedness in frames along the lines of similar concepts for subspaces and give characterizations of these in terms of filters. In particular we study in depth the frame-theoretic analogue of subspaces that are known in...
  8. THE STATIC AND DYNAMIC ELEMENTS OF TSOTSI LANGUAGE WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO ZULU—A SOCIOLINGUISTIC STUDY

    THE STATIC AND DYNAMIC ELEMENTS OF TSOTSI LANGUAGE WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO ZULU—A SOCIOLINGUISTIC STUDY

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    Tsolsi language (also known as isicamtho) developed a long time ago, is still spoken today and In fact, the number of people who use this variety for communicative purposes, is growing steadily. Whereas it was originally used as a secret...
  9. Language use in the neighbourhood of Empangeni and Richards Bay

    Language use in the neighbourhood of Empangeni and Richards Bay

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    This article addresses itself to the study of code choice and language use in the Empangeni-Richards Bay areas. This is largely language choice among Zulu, English and Afrikaans speakers, where 80% of the population of 8 million are Zulu first...