Essays about: "Second Language acquisition SLA English as a Foreign Language EFL"

Found 5 essays containing the words Second Language acquisition SLA English as a Foreign Language EFL.

  1. 1. Film as a Tool in English Teaching : A Literature Review on the use of Film to develop Students’ linguistic Skills and critical Thinking in Upper Secondary EFL Classrooms

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Engelska

    Author : Karin Nyström; [2019]
    Keywords : Film; Second Language L2 ; Second Language acquisition SLA English as a Foreign Language EFL ; communication skills; critical thinking skills; constructivism; input hypothesis;

    Abstract : Due to the fact that adolescents are familiar with so many different media and technology resources today, learning in a conventional way is no longer effective. The aim for this literature review was to analyse what research shows about the use of film as a teaching tool in English to develop students’ linguistic and critical thinking skills in upper secondary EFL classrooms. READ MORE

  2. 2. L2 English spelling error analysis : An investigation of English spelling errors made by Swedish senior high school students

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för språk, litteratur och interkultur

    Author : Amir Kusuran; [2017]
    Keywords : Spelling error analysis; misspellings; English as a Foreign Language EFL ; Second Language Acquisition SLA ; Swedish learners of English; learner English; English spelling; Felanalys av stavning; stavfel; English as a Foreign Language EFL ; Second Language Acquisition SLA ; svenska elever i engelska; learner English; engelsk stavning;

    Abstract : Proper spelling is important for efficient communication between people with different first languages in the 21st century. While Swedish functions as an intranational language within Sweden, it sees little to no use outside of Scandinavia. READ MORE

  3. 3. Teaching English grammar : A study of approaches to formal grammar instruction in the subject English in Swedish upper secondary school

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för språk, litteratur och interkultur

    Author : Maureen Lugoloobi-Nalunga; [2017]
    Keywords : Grammar instruction; grammar learning; grammar acquisition; language development; second language; foreign language; EFL ESL; Second Language Acquisition; SLA.; Grammatikundervisning; grammatikinlärning; språkinlärning; språkutveckling; andraspråk; främmande språk; andraspråksinlärning.;

    Abstract : The main aim of the present study was to identify examples of practical grammar instruction methods in an EFL/ESL classroom in Swedish upper secondary school. Data was collected through classroom observations and interviews. READ MORE

  4. 4. Native language interference in Bangladeshi students’ use of articles in English essays : A comparison of Bengali medium and English medium schools

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för språk, litteratur och interkultur

    Author : Md Arifuzzaman; [2015]
    Keywords : Native language interference; language transfer; second language acquisition SLA ; English as a foreign language EFL ; modersmålsinterferens; transfer; andraspråkinlärning; främmandespråksinlärning;

    Abstract : The impact of the first language on the second language has long been a vibrant and controversial issue in terms of second language acquisition. The impact or influence happens when learners learn a new language and transfer features from their native language to the new language. READ MORE

  5. 5. Pre-aspiration and Plosives in Icelandic English

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Pétur Már Sigurjónsson; [2015]
    Keywords : Pre-aspiration; Voice Onset Time VOT ; Acoustic Phonetics; English as a Foreign Language EFL ; Second Language Acquisition SLA ;

    Abstract : For this study, two groups of native Icelandic speakers were compared in terms of the acoustic properties of their English pronunciation of two phonetic phenomena, plosives and pre-aspiration. In English, plosives with the same manner and place of articulation are distinguished by means of a voicing contrast, whereas in Icelandic, plosives are distinguished by means of an aspiration contrast. READ MORE