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The Sytactical of structure of Malay and Arabic: contrastive study.

Hassan, Fekri Abidin and Ali, Asem Shehadeh (2011) The Sytactical of structure of Malay and Arabic: contrastive study. International Journal of Humanities and Social Science, 1 (11). pp. 155-168. ISSN 2221-0989 (O), 2220-8488 (P)

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Abstract

This paper tries to contrast the Syntactic structures between Arabic and Malay. The paper starts with an introduction about contrastive study, then descriptive study of some aspects related to syntax of Malay and Arabic, such as word-order, noun phrase, passive voice, object, and sentence, then followed by syntax of Arabic. Arabic structures were studied, the subject of nominal sentence and verbal sentence are described as well as Malay. The study contrasts between both languages by comparing the subject in syntax, and found out some similarities in nominal sentences, conditional sentence and specified the differences in subject NP which immediately dominated by the node S as the subject.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: /3478
Uncontrolled Keywords: Keywords: Arabic syntax - Malay syntax – contrastive study- similarities differences – difficulties
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PJ Semitic > PJ6001 Arabic
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Centre for Languages and Pre-University Academic Development (CELPAD) > Quranic Language Division
Depositing User: Dr Fekri Hassan
Date Deposited: 20 Sep 2011 16:17
Last Modified: 20 Sep 2011 16:39
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/3478

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