AFRILEX

4th International Conference
Programme

 

Date:

5-6 July 1999

Organisation:

University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa

 

 

Monday 5 July 1999

 

08:00 08:45

Registration

08:45 09:00

OFFICIAL OPENING: A.C. Nkabinde, Vice-Chairperson of Afrilex

 

Word from D.J. Prinsloo, Conference Organiser

 

09:00 09:55

Keynote Address 1

A.C. Nkabinde (South Africa)

SOME HINTS ON THE COMPILATION OF A MONOLINGUAL DICTIONARY IN A BANTU LANGUAGE WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO ZULU

 

10:00 10:25

W.F. Botha

LOVE THY METALEXICOGRAPHER / LOVE THY LEXICOGRAPHER

 

10:30 10:55

Tea

 

11:00 11:25

N.M. Musehane

PATTERNS OF CAPITALISATION IN TSHIVENDA

C. Cowie

ENGLISH HISTORICAL LEXICOGRAPHY IN POST-COLONIAL COUNTRIES: A COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE

11:30 11:55

P. van der Westhuizen

A XHOSA GRAMMAR AS A COMPONENT OF THE FRONT MATTER OF A XHOSA DICTIONARY

F. Matambirofa

ORATURE AND MORPHOLEXICAL DECONSTRUCTION AS LEXICOGRAPHIC ARCHAELOGICAL SITES: SOME IMPLICATIONS FOR DICTIONARIES OF AFRICAN LANGUAGES

12:00 12:25

M. Alberts

THE IMPORTANCE OF A BUSINESS PLAN WHEN PLANNING A LEXICOGRAPHICAL PROJECT

B. Chitauro

CHALLENGES ENCOUNTERED IN THE COMPILATION OF AN ADVANCED SHONA DICTIONARY

12:30 12:55

N. Mpofu

THE PROBLEM OF TRANSLATION AND DESIGNATION IN THE BILINGUAL DICTIONARY

J.M. Lubinda

DETERMINING THE SCOPE AND CONTENT OF A MULTILINGUAL LEARNER'S DICTIONARY: A DICTIONARY PROJECT OF ZAMBIA

 

13:00 13:55

Lunch

 

14:00 14:55

GENERAL MEETING

 

15:00 15:25

Tea

 

15:30 16:00

PUBLISHERS' SESSION

PUBLISHERS AND DICTIONARIES: YESTERDAY, TODAY AND TOMORROW

 

18:00

PHAROS Conference Dinner

 

 

Tuesday 6 July 1999

 

09:00 09:55

Keynote Address 2

Gilles-Maurice de Schryver (Belgium)

THE COMPILATION OF DICTIONARIES FOR AFRICAN LANGUAGES AND THE CONCEPT OF 'SIMULTANEOUS FEEDBACK'

 

10:00 10:25

M. van der Merwe

USER PERSPECTIVE IN AFRIKAANS LEXICOGRAPHY

 

10:30 10:55

Tea

 

11:00 11:25

E. Chabata

THE SHONA CORPUS AND THE PROBLEM OF TAGGING

Z. Bekeweni

ESKOM GLOSSARY OF ENERGY TERMS: A CONTRIBUTION TO LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT

11:30 11:55

E. Mangoya

THE USE OF A CORPUS IN DICTIONARY COMPILATION: EXPERIENCES FROM THE AFRICAN LANGUAGES LEXICAL PROJECT

R. Diale & D.J. Prinsloo

COMPILING A TRILINGUAL GLOSSARY OF ENERGY TERMS

12:00 12:25

B.R. Batidzirai

THE PREFACE OF DURAMAZWI RECHISHONA (CHISHONA MONOLINGUAL DICTIONARY) AS DICTIONARY TEXT

C. Nel

SYNONYMY IN H.A.T.

 

12:30 12:55

D.J. Prinsloo

THE ROLE OF CORPORA IN AFRICAN-LANGUAGE LEXICOGRAPHY

 

13:00 13:55

Lunch

 

14:00 14:55

INFORMATION AND DISCUSSION SESSION

ESTABLISHMENT OF DICTIONARY UNITS FOR THE OFFICIAL LANGUAGES OF SOUTH AFRICA

 

15:00 15:10

CLOSURE

 

15:10

Tea

 

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