Stylistics and Language Registers

Stylistics and Language Registers

Lectures: 30

Seminars: 0

Tutorials: 0

ECTS credit: 3

Lecturer(s): doc. dr. Zwitter Vitez Ana

Content

- stylistics: different definitions of the discipline
- style and idiolect
- language and speech
- language as a social phenomenon
- regional variety of French; “patois”, dialects; geographical and francophone varieties (French in Quebec, in Swiss, in Belgium, Creole languages, French in Africa)
- regional varieties of French; sociolects; standard and formal register; colloquial and spoken language; popular language and slang; neologisms; jargon and argot
- technical and scientific language
- literary language