Essays about: "english learning"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 421 essays containing the words english learning.

  1. 1. English as a second language, the interdependence of L2 and L1 for young learners: a research synthesis.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Anastasia Bogdanova; [2018]
    Keywords : first language; second language; L1 effect on L2;

    Abstract : As future elementary school teacher with English as my specialization, I believe that English should be taught to children at an early age. The current Swedish curriculum for elementary school in grades one to three, allows each school the freedom to choose when to start their English education and English is often seen as a secondary subject. READ MORE

  2. 2. How Can Film Facilitate Learning in Upper-Secondary School?

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Ann-Charlotte Fredriksson; [2018]
    Keywords : Film; global Englishes; language learning ; culture;

    Abstract : Film has worked as a tool in schools a long time. But what ways can film facilitate learning in an upper-secondary classroom, regarding the aspects of global English and culture? This research synthesis will attempt to answer the question on how film can facilitate learning by investigating the different perspectives in the learning process, such as the cultural and global perspective whilst focusing on the perception of using film from students and teachers. READ MORE

  3. 3. Literature in the EFL Classroom : Teachers’ attitudes on the use of literature in the EFL classroom for grades 4-6.

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Pedagogiskt arbete

    Author : Emelie Karlsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Literature; Teachers’ attitudes; EFL; Upper primary school; English education;

    Abstract : English is an important language since the world is becoming more interconnected and it is central to motivate Swedish pupils to study language. The Swedish Agency for Education states that motivation and learning increase when pupils access a living language and that teacher therefore should use authentic material. READ MORE

  4. 4. Using Swedish in the ESL Classroom : An interview study about students and teachers use of Swedish in the ESL classroom

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Engelska

    Author : Fatima Kizil; [2018]
    Keywords : Upper secondary school; L1; L2; ESL Classroom; Translanguaging; English-medium instruction; Swedish Curriculum; Swedish; English; target language;

    Abstract : The aim of this empirical study is to investigate the role of the L1 (Swedish for the purpose of this study) at upper secondary schools in Sweden, in English class. It also examines teachers’ and students’ attitudes towards the use of the L1 in the ESL classroom. The method that has been used for this thesis is a qualitative research method. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sentiment analysis of Swedish reviews and transfer learning using Convolutional Neural Networks

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Avdelningen för systemteknik

    Author : Johan Sundström; [2018]
    Keywords : Sentiment analysis; transfer learning; domain adaption; convolutional neural networks; cnn; machine learning; word2vec;

    Abstract : Sentiment analysis is a field within machine learning that focus on determine the contextual polarity of subjective information. It is a technique that can be used to analyze the "voice of the customer" and has been applied with success for the English language for opinionated information such as customer reviews, political opinions and social media data. READ MORE