Essays about: "languages in the world"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 94 essays containing the words languages in the world.

  1. 1. Learning a New Language in a New Language

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Valerija Artukovic; Emma Eriksson; [2017]
    Keywords : second language; third language; target language; English as a foreign language; language development; immigrant students; newly arrived; CLIL; code-switching; pedagogical strategies; L2; L3; TL; EFL;

    Abstract : Swedish school today is a mixture of children who come from different countries and speak different languages. Due to conflicts and war raging in various parts of the world, the refugee stream of people seeking asylum in Sweden has put much pressure on the schools around the country. READ MORE

  2. 2. Finding room: critical literacy in GY2000 and Lgy11: a deductive content analysis of English language education policy in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Utbildningsvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Engelska

    Author : Andreas Sander; [2017]
    Keywords : critical literacy; policy research; content analysis; ESL education; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : Through a deductive content analysis, this paper aimed to elucidate a place for critical literacy as an educational approach based on research by Lewison, Flint and Van Sluys in the Swedish curricula for upper secondary school, GY2000 and Lgy11, respectively. After reading research by Cabau and Hult, showing how the curricula propagates the position of English in the curriculum, and the Swedish society, this analysis sought to make the potential place for critical literacy alongside the English language clear and tangible. READ MORE

  3. 3. WorkflowDSL: Scalable Workflow Execution with Provenance

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för informations- och kommunikationsteknik (ICT)

    Author : Tharidu Fernando; [2017]
    Keywords : scientific workflows; domain specific language; scalable execution; provenance; scientific workflows; domain specific language; scalable execution; provenance;

    Abstract : Scientific workflow systems enable scientists to perform large-scale data intensive scientific experiments using distributed computing resources. Due to the diversity of domains and complexity of technology, delivering a successful outcome efficiently requires collaboration between domain experts and technical experts. READ MORE

  4. 4. Strengths and weaknesses of a visual programming language in a learning context with children

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för datavetenskap och kommunikation (CSC)

    Author : Maria Hjorth; [2017]
    Keywords : Learning; Teaching; Visual programming languages; Scratch;

    Abstract : In a world where computers are a part of most people's everyday life, learning how to instruct one to perform time consumingand/or complex tasks is beneficial. Visual programming languages aim to make the experience for people programmingcomputers the best it can be by bypassing some of the issues of syntax and translation from mental plan to executable program. READ MORE

  5. 5. She seldoms to what? An investigation into adverbial verbs and interrogative verbs in verb-initial languages

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Masterprogram: Språk och språkvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Allmän språkvetenskap

    Author : Victor Bogren Svensson; [2017]
    Keywords : Adverbial verbs; interrogative verbs; verb-initial languages; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : Adverbial verbs and interrogative verbs are two relatively rare and underexplored linguistic phenomena that are investigated in this typological study. Adverbial verbs are verbal constituents that possess the morphosyntactic properties of verbs but that encode manner and temporal information, instead of referring to states or events as verbs prototypically do. READ MORE