Mr Lidon Chauke

Associate Lecturer


Fundamentals of Business communication (BCN1001), Business writing (BCN1101/1102), Multilingualism (LTTV402)

Area of expertise / Research interests:

Language and Identity, Language attitudes, Language and Culture, Sociolinguistics, Historical Linguistics and Language policy. 


  • The attitudes and opinions of young students towards their own language: The case of Tsonga-speaking students at the University of Johannesburg--International Journal of Language Studies.
  • A comparative study that investigates the treatment of technical terms, acronyms and numbers in a Tsonga technical target text--Literator