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    • Proverbial imagery in Acholi and Song of Lawino 

      Abalo, Irene (Makerere University, 2023-06)
      This research study focuses only on the proverbs used in the text Song of Lawino by Okot p'bitek and other Acholi proverbs specifically the effectiveness of the images used in the proverbs for thematic development and ...
    • Satire in Acholi proverbs 

      Akello, Sharon Linda (Makerere University, 2023-02-21)
      Objectives of The Study: The following are the objectives of the study: 1. To examine meaning in the selected proverbs . 2. To analyse the satirical devices in the selected proverbs. 3. To examine the effectiveness ...
    • The socio-cultural significance of Acholi proverbs. 

      Okello, Jackeo (Makerere University, 2022-05-05)
      The research aims at exploring the socio-cultural significance of Acholi proverbs through its concentration on the socio-cultural educative role of Acholi proverbs. The study also looks at the informative and educative ...
    • The study of symbolic representation of Acholi proverbs among the Acholi people in Northern Uganda 

      Adong, Agnes (Makerere University, 2023-08)
      Although Acholi proverbs of the Luo-speaking people of Uganda are creatively crafted speeches with beautiful and rich values that make lengthy statements short; and spoken in a cultured way for communication of traditional ...