Essays about: "EFL"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 262 essays containing the word EFL.

  1. 1. The role of the first language in second language learning

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Luisa Bundy; [2019]
    Keywords : ESL EFL classroom; L1 use; teachers’ code-switching;

    Abstract : Abstract This research synthesis builds upon research related to the area of learning outcomes when using the source language in the ESL/EFL classroom. Evidence were achieved from articles from different journals that have been analyzed with the purpose to examine studies conducted in using the source language in the ESL/EFL classroom. READ MORE

  2. 2. Why not "English only"? : Patterns of code-switching between Swedish and English in Swedish upper secondary EFL education

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Johan Vestin; [2019]
    Keywords : code-switching; EFL Teaching; Equivalence; Reiteration; Socializing; Metalanguage; L2 Avoidance; Floor-holding;

    Abstract : English education in Sweden tends to be viewed as a second language, rather than a foreign language. Therefore, it is generally expected that instruction is performed, and content is taught in English. However, previous research shows that English is generally not the sole language used, even in classrooms with explicit “English only” policies. READ MORE

  3. 3. One for all, all for one? A study regarding collegial efficacy as a means to support English teachers in their teaching

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Emil Andersson; Jimmy Olsson; [2019]
    Keywords : collegial efficacy; english as a foreign language; EFL; ESL; Teacher perspective; CTE; workplace situation; workplace communication; collegial exchanges; supportive measures; competence development;

    Abstract : This study sets out to explore English teachers’ perceptions of aspects concerning their workplace and collegial collaborations. At the present time in Sweden, there is a need for new qualified teachers, and furthermore, a considerable amount of the current teachers employed are considering resignation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Being polite : An experimental study of request strategies in Swedish EFL classes

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för didaktik och lärares praktik (DLP)

    Author : Christopher Ekelund; [2019]
    Keywords : Pragmatics; Politeness theory; Face threatening acts; Swedish upper-secondary school; Requests;

    Abstract : In a world which continuously becomes more globalised, the need to adapt one's language depending on context becomes increasingly important. This is acknowledged in the Swedish syllabus for the upper-secondary school, which emphasises communicative competence and the need to adapt to situation and hearer. READ MORE

  5. 5. Subject integration and translanguaging in a multicultural EFL classroom

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Razan Al Haj Ali; Emma Björklund; [2019]
    Keywords : subject integration; translanguaging; CLIL; learning materials; impact; disadvantages;

    Abstract : Our degree project is built on our experience from our teacher’s practice. In this study, we researched how subject integration and translanguaging influence the educational process and the language development in a multicultural school context. READ MORE