Essays about: "Language attitude"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 124 essays containing the words Language attitude.

  1. 1. Las actitudes hacia el uso de anglicismos en el habla coloquial : Un estudio sociolingüístico comparativo entre hombres y mujeres de Tucumán, Argentina

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Institutionen för språk, litteratur och lärande

    Author : Eliana Johannesson; [2021]
    Keywords : género; sociolingüística; actitudes; anglicismos; préstamos lingüísticos; Tucumán; Argentina;

    Abstract : The anglicism is a global phenomenon with significant impact on the Spanish language lexicon. The aim of this study is to investigate the attitudes of a group of informants towards this phenomenon in the region of Tucumán, Argentina, and if their attitude changes according to gender. READ MORE

  2. 2. GA and RP accents in a verbal guise test: A questionnaire-based study of Swedish upper secondary school students’ language attitudes

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Josefine Wistrand; [2021]
    Keywords : Verbal guise; Language attitude; Behavioural tendencies; Accent; RP; GA;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to use a verbal guise test to investigate Swedish upper secondary school students’ language attitudes toward GA and RP. While research has been conducted on this topic before, few studies have incorporated all three cognitive, affective and conative components of the mentalist approach to language attitude, and even fewer with younger student participants, which are two components the present study included. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Impact of Extramural English on Students and Teachers : A systematic literature review

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Oscar Glader; [2021]
    Keywords : English as an additional language EAL ; Extramural English; Out-of-school English; Teacher Agency;

    Abstract : Sweden is seen as a successful adopter of English as an additional language (EAL) and the country is a frontrunner in the globalization of the English language. Much of the success could be attributed to the large presence of English in Swedish society. READ MORE

  4. 4. Where Are All the Storytellers in Education Today? The Benefits of Creative Writing in the ESL Classroom

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

    Author : Tina Erlvik; Cajsa Hermansson; [2021]
    Keywords : Creative Writing; English as a Second Language; English as a Foreign Lanugage; Writing Process; Writing Anxiety; Curriculum; Critical thinking; Kreativt skrivande; Engelska som andraspråk; Skrivprocess; Kritiskt tänkande;

    Abstract : In the current study, we explore and present different advantages creative writing can have on ESL and EFL-students’ writing and their attitude towards writing. We have also discovered some problems ESL or EFL-learners can come across in terms of writing in another language. READ MORE

  5. 5. Are you in the mood for a virtual fika? : A single-case study on Jönköping International Business School

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Organisation, Ledarskap, Strategi och Entreprenörskap; Jönköping University/IHH, Organisation, Ledarskap, Strategi och Entreprenörskap

    Author : Felicia Schützler; Oscar Reis; [2021]
    Keywords : Organizational Culture; Culture; Remote Work; COVID-19; Virtual Work; Emotional Capital; Digital Fatigue; Relationships; Hallway Culture; Social Informal Interactions;

    Abstract : Background – Digitalization has enabled multiple opportunities, where one opportunity is working remotely. Remote work is a concept used to describe working conditions performed outside of the traditional office walls. READ MORE