Genderlect as discourse in Yoruba movies

Joseph Babasola Osoba Federal University Ndufu-Alike, Ikwo Sola Grace Oluwamusanmi University of Lagos 10.15290/cr.2016.12.1.03 Abstract. This paper offers an analysis of gender discourse of Yoruba male and female movie characters. The Yoruba speech community is one of the three major ethnic groups in Nigeria. Their genderlect is examined and investigated in terms of their useā€¦