Essays about: "English learner"

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  1. 1. Linguistic Differences in Real Conversations: Human to Human vs Human to Chatbot

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Eirini Silkej; [2020-03-02]
    Keywords : engelska; English learner; Natural language processing; Artificial Intelligence; AI; Linguistics and AI; Text messaging; Instant Messaging; IM; Chatbot; Mitsuku; Computermediated communication; CMC;

    Abstract : This study investigates how students communicate in writing when they know thattheir conversational partner is a human being in comparison to how they communicate whenthey know their partner is a chatbot. The participants are upper secondary students of English. READ MORE

  2. 2. The usage of CLIL in the classroom and its influence on L2 learners’ motivation

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Alexandra Sommer; Hanna Svensson; [2020]
    Keywords : CLIL; motivation; L2 motivation; scaffolding; self-determination theory SDT ; Process Motivation Model; L2 motivational self-system L2MSS ;

    Abstract : In Swedish schools the education should stimulate students’ creativity, curiosity and self-confidence, as well as provide security and generate the will and desire to learn. Therefore, the aim of this case study is to investigate the area of motivation and how motivation is affected by the usage of Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL). READ MORE

  3. 3. An Error Analysis of Subject-Verb Agreement by Swedish Learners of English : Corpus-Based Study of the Difficulties Surrounding Subject-Verb Agreement for Swedish Students

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Author : Viktor Molin; [2020]
    Keywords : Error Analysis; SLA; Swedish; ELT; Subject-Verb Agreement;

    Abstract : This study investigates subject-verb agreement errors produced by students in upper secondary school in Sweden. The research was conducted in an attempt to understand why students acquiring English as their L2 struggle with learning subject-verb agreement, and to categorize the grammatical environments which cause students to produce errors related to subject-verb agreement. READ MORE

  4. 4. Teaching Strategies That help EFL Learners to Develop Their Vocabulary and Speaking Skills Through Communicative Tasks

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Frishta Rajy; Jumana Najah; [2020]
    Keywords : EFL; language development; speaking difficulties; vocabulary learning; Communicative activities; supportive environment; interaction.;

    Abstract : Abstract This paper investigates the benefits of using different teaching strategies to develop EFL learners’ vocabulary and speaking skills. Undeniably, there are some learners in grades 4-6 who have difficulties to speak and to learn new vocabulary in English classroom, due to many reasons. READ MORE

  5. 5. Teaching Grammar in an ESL setting: Teachers’ beliefs and practices

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Johannes Kleiman; Fredrika Hallonsten; [2020]
    Keywords : Teacher s beliefs and practices; Grammar acquisition; ESL;

    Abstract : Grammar constitutes one of the core components of a language. It is thus problematic that a gap can be found between steering documents and teacher practices in Sweden. READ MORE