Essays about: "EFL and Sweden"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 174 essays containing the words EFL and Sweden.

  1. 1. Codeswitching in Swedish EFL classrooms : Practices and insights from teachers and teacher students

    University essay from Mälardalens universitet/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Atosa Bigdeli; [2022]
    Keywords : English as a foreign language; codeswitching; upper secondary school; Sweden; teaching English; qualitative study; thematic analysis; benefits; limitations.;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to investigate the situations in which code-switching takes place in EFL classrooms. The paper focuses on why code-switching takes place, and whether it benefits or limits students' learning, according to teachers and teacher students in Swedish upper-secondary schools. READ MORE

  2. 2. Assessment of oral proficiency in the EFL classroom : Four teachers’ perceptions of the English Syllabus

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Ludvig Holmertz; [2022]
    Keywords : Oral proficiency assessment. Oral interaction. Oral fluency. Swedish lower secondary school. English syllabus. Oral National Test. Interpretations. Formative assessment. Summative assessment. Intended and perceived curriculum.;

    Abstract : Previous research shows that English teachers in Sweden struggle with the assessment of oral proficiency. The reasons for this are several but most of them have occurred in the gap between the intended and perceived curriculum. READ MORE

  3. 3. The effectiveness of digital reading for motivating student reading and vocabulary development : Effektiviseringen av digital läsning för att motivera elevernas läsning och ordförrådsutveckling

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för lärande och samhälle (LS)

    Author : Lavan Jiawook; [2022]
    Keywords : Digital; reading; books; motivation; English as a second language ESL ; English as a foreign language EFL ;

    Abstract : Even though vocabulary skills are the essential key to achieving proficiency in a target language, there are some students who do not like reading. Thus, the purpose of this study is the potential use of digital technology for facilitating and motivating reading and vocabulary building in English. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Effectiveness of Creative Writing for Motivating and Developing VocabularyAcquisitions in the ESL Classroom

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för kultur, språk och medier (KSM)

    Author : Manh Duong; Hadi Berro; [2022]
    Keywords : Motivation; Motivating; Student engagement; Vocabulary; Vocabulary learning; Vocabulary acquisition; Creative writing; CW.;

    Abstract : This study investigates the effectiveness of adopting a Creative Writing method to motivate and develop vocabulary learning in an ESL/EFL (English as a second language/English as a foreign language) context. This research also investigates the effectiveness of adapting CW as a teaching method and its approaches for facilitating vocabulary learning for upper-secondary English students. READ MORE

  5. 5. Dealing with the Unmentionable : A qualitative study on Swedish EFL-teachers’ experiences of teaching sensitive topics

    University essay from Jönköping University/Högskolan för lärande och kommunikation

    Author : Martin Norin; [2022]
    Keywords : sensitive topics; English; EFL; teaching; effects on learning; strategies;

    Abstract : The aim of the study is to illuminate upper secondary school teachers’ experiences of incorporating potentially sensitive topics in their teaching of English. To fulfil this aim, the degree project builds on six individual interviews with active English teachers at upper secondary schools in Sweden. READ MORE