رئيس القسم

Name Raith Zeher Abid

Birth 30/5/1989

Email Address raithzeher@gmail.com

Fields of Interest: Applied linguistics, corpus linguistics, critical discourse analysis

  1. Education:-

2013-2015   Ph.D. Applied Linguistics, Universiti Sains Malaysia

2011-2012   M.Sc. Linguistics and English Language Studies (3.75 CGPA), Universiti Sains Malaysia

2008-2011 B.Sc. English Language and Literature Studies (3.57 CGPA), Universiti Sains Malaysia

  1. Publications:-
  2. Abid, R.Z. & Al Khazraji, N.H.F. (2018). A Proposed Holistic Approach to the Critical Analysis of Online News Reports. International Journal of English Linguistics.
  3. Abid, R.Z., Abdul Manan, S., and Abdulrahman, Z.A. (2017). ‘A flood of Syrians has slowed to a trickle’: The use of metaphors in the representation of Syrian refugees in the online media news reports of host and non-host countries. Discourse and Communication.
  4. Abid, R.Z. & Al Khazraji, N.H.F. (2017). Semantic Prosodies and Frame Semantics in Media Discourse: A Case Study of the Ubiquitous Mayhem in the Iraqi City of Kirkuk. English Language and Literature Studies.
  5. Abid, R.Z. and Abdul Manan, S. (2016). Constructing the “self” and the “other” in Bush’s political discourse before and after the Iraq war (2002-2008): A corpus-based critical discourse analysis. Journal of Language and Politics.
  6. Abid, R.Z. and Abdul Manan, S. (2015). Integrating corpus linguistics in critical literacy pedagogy: A case study of Lance Armstrong’s transformation from a titleholder to a fraud. 3rd International Conference on Linguistics, Literature and Culture. Procedia – Social and Behavioral Sciences.
  7. Abdul Amir, Z. and Abid, R.Z. (2015). Utilization of request mitigators by Omani learners of English and native speakers: A comparative study. International Journal of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences.
  8. Abdul Amir, Z. and Abid, R.Z. (2014). Rarity or non-existence of phrasal verbs in the written discourse of Omani student-teachers of English. Sage Open.
  9. Abid, R.Z., Abdul Manan, S. and Abdul Amir, Z. (2013). “Those nation wreckers are suffering from inferiority complex”: The depiction of Chinese miners in the Ghanaian press. International Journal of Society, Culture & Language.