Essays about: "Native and Non native English speaking teachers"

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  1. 1. Extra-Mural Activities and Their Effect on Second Language Development : A Comparative Study of Upper Secondary Swedish L1 Gamers and Non-Gamers

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Allmän språkvetenskap

    Author : Alexander Rau; [2019]
    Keywords : SLA; EFL; ESL; lexical diversity; oral proficiency; utterance length; VocD; vocabulary; extramural activities; video games; MMORPG; second language acquisition; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : Today, English is the most studied second language, being used in academia, international relations, social forums and mainstream entertainment, resulting in English becoming a common topic of research in the study of second language acquisition. One particularly interesting form of entertainment is the hobby of online digital gaming as English has become the de facto language used in absence of a shared native language among players. READ MORE

  2. 2. A qualitative study on problems in speaking English as L3 : The case of Arab immigrants in Sweden

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

    Author : Hind Darweesh; [2018]
    Keywords : Speaking English; L3; Arab immigrants in Sweden; problems; factors.;

    Abstract : This study aims to identify the problems faced by Arab immigrant students when learning English as a third language (L3) in Sweden. The paper explores the views of non-native English-speaking students and teachers in adult education, about the speaking issues of Arab immigrant students in particular, by identifying the factors that result in the emergence and development of these problems. READ MORE

  3. 3. Overcoming Speech Anxiety in the Classroom

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Erik Rogland Harutunian; [2017]
    Keywords : Speaking Anxiety; ESL; Native English Speaker; Performance versus Interaction; NEST; Non-NEST;

    Abstract : Speech anxiety is an issue that persists and presents itself innumerably in schools, especially affecting students who learning English either as their second language or as a foreign language. Speaking anxiety may stem from different sources and affect each individual student differently. READ MORE

  4. 4. Filipino EFL Teachers Working Abroad: Some benefits and downsides for English teachers working abroad

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Lärarutbildningen

    Author : Crisdella Pastera Frederiksen; [2014]
    Keywords : English as a foreign language; Native Speaker Ideal; Native and Non native English speaking teachers;

    Abstract : This paper investigates foreign born teachers working as EFL educators and their attitudes towards teaching as well as their roles in teaching the English language. The purpose of this study is to examine what motivates EFL teachers to work abroad and to explore why they are highly valued in non-English speaking countries. READ MORE

  5. 5. Native and Non-native English Speaking ESL/EFL Teachers in Sweden : A Study on Students’ Attitudes and Perceptions towards the Teaching Behavior of Native and Non-native EnglishSpeaking Teachers

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Author : Eric Brown; [2013]
    Keywords : EFL in Sweden; affective attitudes; native vs. non-native English speaking teacher;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to investigate whether upper-secondary school students, studying English as a foreign language (EFL) in Sweden, prefer to learn from Native English speaking teachers (NEST) as opposed to Non-native English speaking teachers (NNEST). Furthermore, the present study seeks to identify, from the EFL learners’ perspective, why certain characteristics of both NNEST and NEST are felt to be more prestigious than others which in turn might affect the students’potential to acquire a desired identity. READ MORE