Essays about: "Spoken English"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 88 essays containing the words Spoken English.

  1. 1. English Speaking Cultures in Middle School Reading Material

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Rasmus Dalquist; [2018]
    Keywords : Culture; English as an international language; interculturality; exonormative; endonormative;

    Abstract : This study is an attempt to discuss and reflect over which cultures that are present in the reading material in the English language education in the years four to six at in a school outside of Malmö. The concept of culture is discussed from an educational perspective. READ MORE

  2. 2. Speech and Gender in the English as a Second Language Swedish High School Classroom: a Sociolinguistic Study.

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Pedagogik

    Author : Joakim Persson; [2018]
    Keywords : Speech; Gender; Sociolinguistics; Pedagogy; Language;

    Abstract : Gender dominance has been the focus of research in recent years. However, this research was conducted in countries with less progressive stances towards gender equality than Sweden. This paper focuses on gender equality in the Swedish high school English as a second language classroom. READ MORE

  3. 3. “We are not going to hide what they are going to learn” - A Study about Rubrics for Speaking Skills in The English Classroom

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Linnea Swartswe; [2018]
    Keywords : formative assessment; rubrics; scaffolding; sociocultural perspective; speaking strategies; spoken language learning; the affective filter hypothesis; visible learning; and ZPD;

    Abstract : A rubric specifically for speaking skills was recently implemented and practiced in an English classroom for grade 6, in a school in the south of Sweden. The predetermined effected results of how the rubric works is debated among many schools and researchers, but no research have been done on the actually effects specifically in this area recently. READ MORE

  4. 4. Grammatical Effects of Affect A contrastive corpus analysis of the use and meaning of infant and baby

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Carl-Anders Karlsson; [2017-10-12]
    Keywords : Affective meaning; expressive meaning; semantics; Cognitive grammar;

    Abstract : This thesis aims at (1) outlining a basic understanding of how affective, or expressive,meaning can be understood relative to linguistic meaning and language at large, and (2) analysinghow affective meaning may relate to epistemological status and reference type in actual languageuse. The thesis' theoretical framework is largely situated within the paradigm of cognitivelinguistics, and in particular drawing from the work of Langacker (2008). READ MORE

  5. 5. Extramural English: Swedish upper secondary students’ beliefs on using and learning English outside the classroom

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Engelska

    Author : Pjotrs Hlebnikovs; [2017]
    Keywords : Second Language acquisition; Second Language Learning; Extramural English EE ; gender and language learning; out-of-school learning;

    Abstract : The present study examines students’ use, attitudes and preferences, when it comes to EE (Extramural English). EE is defined as English language activities that learners are engaged in outside their ordinary language class, such as reading books, reading newspapers/magazines, watching TV, watching films, surfing the Internet, playing video games, listening to music, etc. READ MORE