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1. YRI, Kjell Magne
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Institution: Institute of Linguistics, University of Oslo
Position: Associate Professor
Address: PPOBox 1102, Blindern, 0317 Oslo
E-mail: Kjellmy@mail.hf.uio.no
Homepage: http://www.hf.uio.no/ilf/om/ansatte/kjellmy.html
Telephone: 22854902
Fax: 22856919
Country experience:
  • Ethiopia: working for 15 years as a missionary, involved in teaching of English, Sidamu Afo and Amharic, dialect research, Bible translation.
  • Japan and Taiwan : evaluating language schools for foreigners.
  • Ivory Coast : helping missionaries with initial vernacular studies.
  • Chile : linguistic research in Mapuzugun.
Completed research projects/evaluations/publications (max. the 5 most important):

  • My father taught me how to cry, but now I have forgotten. The semantics of religious concepts with an emphasis on meaning, interpretation, and translatability. -- Acta Humaniora (ISBN 82-00-12853-9) Universitetsforlaget. 1998-04 : 205
  • Nombres divinos y la Semantica cognitiva -- Carrasco, H.M. (ed.): Pentukun (ISSN 0717-1099). 1999; 9 : 77-94.
  • Recreating religion - central religious terms in the light of structuralist and cognitive approaches to semantics -- Meaning, Metaphor & Religion: Cognitive Semantics and the Bible Leuven, Belgia. 1998-07 : 16
  • Sufijos derivacionales en mapudungun. La evidencia de verbos que incorporan sustantivos. En Bernales M. y Constantino Contreras: Por los caminos del Lenguaje. Ediciones Ufro. Temuco. 1998. -- Bernales, M.; Contreras, C. (ed.): (ISBN 956-236-101-2) Ediciones Universidad de la Frontera. 1998-03
More information: http://uio-forsk.uio.no/prog/pubsok.cgi


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