The Study of the Language Embodying and Transmitting Folklore: an Endeavour to Reveal Its Relevance to Sociolinguistics

Introduction The general studies of the varied aspects of social life that interest us to a substantial extent include folkloristics, sociolinguistics, sociology, social and cultural anthropology, ethnology and ethnography. Though these studies are known and established as different subjects of learning or disciplines, it is not always possible to make a clear distinction between them. They are even found to be overlapping and inter-dependent in many respects. This factor encourages the present writer to examine how the subject-matter and/or medium of one social science can contribute to the study of another social science. For the convenience of the current investigation, the researcher has narrowed down the area and zeroed in on folklore and sociolinguistics. That is, the present paper purports to be an endeavour to investigate and ascertain the relevance of the study of the language of folklore to sociolinguistics since folklore is embodied and composed in, and manifested and Read More …

MBAChase: Proprietary Spider Success Plotter B-school Profile Evaluator

MBAchase has collaborated with veteran Admission consultants and B-school graduates to create a proprietary Spider Success Plot that visually depicts your B-School relevant profile. The spider plot profile helps candidate ‘clearly’ see their strengths and weaknesses with respect to important B-school admission parameters. The Spider Success Plotter is a free service provided by MBAchase to B-school aspirants. Some of the parameters of the Spider Success Plotter are: Academic Qualification International Experience Diversity Leadership Other factors highly correlated to successful admission profiles The Spider Success Plotter processes information provided by the candidate via submissions on the MBAchase.com website. The information is analyzed in depth and a value is firmed up for more than three dozen internal success parameters. The proprietary software provides a spider plot output based on quantitative values and weightage / importance of the responses. The final result is displayed alongside 7 most important success parameters through a visual Read More …

Greek and Roman Ornaments in the Palace of Fine Arts

The Palace of Arts in San Francisco is a unique construction that originally was built for a short-term purpose, for an exhibition that lasted less than one year, however the energy which was put in the creation of the structure stretched its existence for half a century. The Roman architectural style and structure is displayed in the columns lining the building. These columns were initially projected to be Corinthian, that is architectural design of ancient Rome. The same conscious understanding of space and surroundings can be found in Roman plan, using the organically supporting materials. The central part of the Palace is recognized as the rotunda it was situated near the pond that added extra attraction of the Palace, and gave its guests an astonishing experience. There were more 100 fireproof display rooms; numerous types of artworks of artists that worked in a variety of parts of the globe were Read More …

Pepsi Scholarships

Pepsi scholarships will provide you with money to cover your tuition fees. PepsiCo Foundation administers everything related to this scholarship program. The best thing about this scholarship program is that the applicant does not need to have a very high GPA. It can be between 2.5 to 3.5. This is also one of the reasons why more and more students apply for this scholarship every year. If you wish to apply for this scholarship program you will have to prove that you are facing a financial need. For this you might have to produce the tax return papers of your parents. To apply for this scholarship you should visit the legitimate website of the foundation and find complete details there. See that you qualify and meet all the requirements set for the scholarships and then read and understand the application procedure. This will help you to apply for the scholarship Read More …