2. Applied Linguistics (Inspirations from neighbor disciplines)
1. A Critical Discourse Analysis of Political Implications in Three Persian Translations of “Animal Farm”

Amin Karimnia; Pardis Rahimi

Volume 8, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2020, , Pages 61-74

http://dx.doi.org/10.22049/jalda.2020.26836.1178

Abstract
  This study draws on a comparative framework to evaluate the translation of political implications in three Persian translations of the novellaAnimal Farm (by George Orwell), using  Fairclough’scritical discourse analysis (CDA) model. The study regards political implications and ideologies ...  Read More

2. Applied Linguistics (Inspirations from neighbor disciplines)
2. Ta’ziyeh and Declamation in Shia Tradition: Discourse in Focus

Amin Karimnia; Maryam Sabbaghi

Volume 6, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2018, , Pages 53-66

http://dx.doi.org/10.22049/jalda.2019.26336.1088

Abstract
  The central theme of Ta'ziyeh, as one of the Islamic tragic drama and folk theater, in one of the major denominations of Islam (the Shia) is a representation of the siege and massacres of Karbala. This study investigated Ta'ziyeh (alternatively Ta'zïye, Tazīa, Ta'zīya) and its discourse, a form ...  Read More

2. Applied Linguistics (Inspirations from neighbor disciplines)
3. Patterns of Politeness in Teacher-Student Interaction: Investigating an Academic Context

Amin Karimnia; Mohammad Reza Khodashenas

Volume 5, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2017, , Pages 69-87

http://dx.doi.org/10.22049/jalda.2018.26181.1055

Abstract
  Patterns of Politeness in Teacher-Student Interaction: Investigating an Academic Context AbstractThis study investigated politeness strategies used in instructor-student relationships, in an academic environment. To conduct the study, four university classes with different instructors were randomly selected, ...  Read More

1. Applied Linguistics (Language Teaching and Learning)
4. Euphemistic Strategies Used by Iranian EFL Learners: Death and Lying in Focus

Dr. Amin Karimnia; Mohammad Reza Khodashenas

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2016, , Pages 63-80

http://dx.doi.org/10.22049/jalda.2018.26169.1052

Abstract
  Euphemism is a communicative strategy used to frame a polite or less offensive language and to save people’s public face in communication. This study investigated the euphemistic strategies used by Persian speakers in situations associated with death and lying. Warren’s model of euphemism ...  Read More