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Dr. Patricia Mabugu


PhD-Linguistics (University of Edinburgh) - Thesis Title: Polysemy and the Applicative Verb Construction in Chishona, Special Honours in Linguistics (1st class), BA in English & Linguistics.

Academic Appointments:

Chairperson and Senior lecturer department of Linguistics at the University of Zimbabwe

Research Interests:

Interface of Syntax and Semantics
Language and Gender
Language Policy
Sign Language
Acquisitional matters
Minority and endangered languages- vitality issues

Faculty: Arts and Humanities
Department: Languages Literature and Culture
Research Category: Arts

Senior lecturer at the University of Zimbabwe

Phone: +263303211

Mabugu, P (2016) Contesting the existence of male speech stereotypes within the communicative context of nursing: a case of Bonda mission hospital, Zimbabwe
Mabugu, P (2014) Anthroponyms of Albinos among the Shona People of Zimbabwe

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