AFRILEX

3rd International Conference
Programme

 

Date:

29-30 June 1998

Organisation:

Potchefstroom University for Christian Higher Education, Potchefstroom, South Africa

 

 

Monday 29 June 1998

 

08:00 – 08:45

Registration

08:45 – 09:00

WELCOME, Chairperson of Afrilex

 

Word from Conference Organisers

 

09:00 – 09:55

Keynote Address 1

Sidney Landau (USA)

THE CORPUS IN ENGLISH-LANGUAGE LEXICOGRAPHY

 

10:00 – 10:25

Jana Luther

CORPUS LEXICOGRAPHY

Phillip Adriaan Louw

ACCESS STRUCTURES IN A STANDARD TRANSLATION DICTIONARY

 

10:30 – 10:55

Tea

 

11:00 – 11:25

Samukele Hadebe

LEMMATISATION PROBLEMS WITH REFERENCE TO VERBS: EXPERIENCES FROM THE GENERAL NDEBELE DICTIONARY PROJECT

Ernst Kotze

TRANSLATING CULTURE IN BILINGUAL DICTIONARIES

11:30 – 11:55

James Salehe Mdee

DICTIONARY AND THE STANDARDIZATION OF SPELLING IN SWAHILI

Rufus H. Gouws

THE LEMMATIC BIAS VERSUS ADDRESSING EQUIVALENCE

12:00 – 12:25

Bernard Batidzirai

AN ANALYSIS OF THE DEFINING FORMATS USED BY THE ALLEX PROJECT FOR THE GENERAL SHONA DICTIONARY (DURAMAZWI RECHISHONA)

Linette van der Merwe

IDEOLOGICAL REPRESENTATIVITY IN THE SELECTION OF CITATIONS IN HAT3 (1994)

12:30 – 12:55

Marguerite Ambrose & Julia Read

MULTILINGUAL DICTIONARY OF ACADEMIC WORDS

Herman Beyer

THE CONTRASTIVE DEFINITION IN AFRIKAANS MONOLINGUAL DICTIONARIES

 

13:00 – 13:55

Lunch

 

14:00 – 14:55

GENERAL MEETING

 

15:00 – 15:30

PUBLISHERS' SESSION (Part 1)

PUBLISHERS AND DICTIONARIES: YESTERDAY, TODAY AND TOMORROW

 

15:35 – 15:55

Tea

 

16:00 – 16:30

PUBLISHERS' SESSION (Part 2)

PUBLISHERS AND DICTIONARIES: YESTERDAY, TODAY AND TOMORROW

 

18:00

PHAROS-AFRILEX Conference Dinner

 

 

Tuesday 30 June 1998

 

09:00 – 09:55

Keynote Address 2

M.B. Kumalo (South Africa)

THE NATIONAL LEXICOGRAPHY UNITS

 

10:00 – 10:25

Mariλtta Alberts

TERMINOLOGY MANAGEMENT AT THE NATIONAL LANGUAGE SERVICE

Alet Cloete

REVEALING THE OBSCURED: PRACTICAL GUIDELINES FOR THE DEFINING OF ADJECTIVES IN A COMPREHENSIVE MONOLINGUAL DICTIONARY

 

10:30 – 10:55

Tea

 

11:00 – 12:55

Special Session

THE FRONT MATTER AS A USER-FRIENDLY TEXT IN DICTIONARIES

 

13:00 – 13:55

Lunch

 

14:00 – 14:25

Pieter van der Westhuizen

THE DICTIONARY CONSULTATION PROCESS

Adelia Carstens

SCIENCE THROUGH SEPEDI – A WORTHWHILE VENTURE?

14:30 – 14:55

Daniel Ridings & Pernilla Danielsson

THE IMPLEMENTATION OF TOOLS FROM COMPUTATIONAL LINGUISTICS IN THE ALLEX PROJECT IN ZIMBABWE

D.J. Prinsloo

ELECTRONIC CORPORA AS A BASIS FOR THE COMPILATION OF DICTIONARIES FOR AFRICAN LANGUAGES

 

15:00 – 15:10

CLOSURE

 

To A Summary of SALEX '97 (Post-Conference Training Course, Wednesday 1 July 1998)

To previous Conference Programs    1st (1996)    2nd (1997)

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