Odunayo's scientific contributions

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Human beings use signs for different reasons in order to achieve different goals. This study is a semiotic analysis of obituary announcements in The Guardian and The Nigerian Tribune newspapers. The writer employs Roland Barthes (1997) and Pierce (1931)"s Semiotic theory. Semiotic approach is employed in interpreting the sign, symbol, icon, and ind...
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This article aims at examining the language of liturgy through the linguistic theory of speech acts. The focus of the study is to analyze speech acts in selected sermons of Dr. D.K. Olukoya, the General Overseer of Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries with the view to identify the acts that characterize the sermons and the role they play in inf...