Ali Abdullah Mahmood

NaAli Abdullah Mahmoodme:Ali Abdullah Mahmood
Institution: University of Diyala-College of Education for Human Sciences.

Country: Iraq

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Field / Major / Research Interest:

Linguistics/Translation/Philosophy of Language-Pragmatics-Applied Linguistics


Dr.Mahmood received his BA and MA in English Language and Linguistics from Baghdad University (1983, 1985). In 1997, he received  a Ph.D. in Linguistics and Translation from Al-Mustansiriyah University, Baghdad / Iraq. Over the past 22 years he has been teaching English courses of Grammar, English Phonetics and Phonology, Sociolinguistics to BA students and Morphology, Syntax and Phonetics and Phonology to MA students  in Al-Mustansiriyah University, Diyala University (Iraq) and in Applied Science University and Al-Isra University (Jordan).Dr. Mahmood is currently an Associate Professor of Linguistics and Translation, Diyala University / College of Education for Human Sciences / Dept. of English.

Speech Acts Theory and its Bearing on English-Arabic Translation Prof. Dr. Mejed Al-Najjar (Indiana University, USA) Translation of Parodies in Terry Pratchett’s “Witches Abroad” and ” Wyrd Sisters”  into German. Jordan Journal of Applied Science, Vol.12, No. 1, 2010.