Essays about: "The importance of the english language in the world"

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  1. 1. Cultural Representation in Swedish EFL Textbooks

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Sara Hall; [2019]
    Keywords : EIL; textbook analysis; cultural representation;

    Abstract : As our world becomes increasingly globalized, the value of understanding cultural diversity is perhaps more relevant than ever. Furthermore, since English plays an important role in the encounters between members of different cultural contexts, analysis of EFL teaching materials is a matter of importance. READ MORE

  2. 2. Is teaching GA and RP enough? : A study of Swedish upper secondary students’ attitudes towards varieties of English and their English education

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

    Author : Elin Källstad; [2019]
    Keywords : English as a second language; English varieties; Sweden; upper secondary school; comprehension; attitudes; exposure;

    Abstract : This study focuses on the teaching and learning of English as a second language and how different varieties of English are currently being used in education around the world and in Sweden. The purpose is to examine Swedish upper secondary students’ comprehension of different spoken varieties of English and their attitudes towards these varieties. READ MORE

  3. 3. Learning by Gaming : Investigating the Influence of Playing Video Games on Vocabulary Level among Swedish ESL Learners

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Engelska

    Author : Joacim Hadin; [2019]
    Keywords : Video games; Online Communication Tools; ESL; Receptive; Vocabulary Level; Influence;

    Abstract : The video game industry is one of the fastest growing markets in the world today. The fact that playing video games has become such a popular recreational activity among youths and adolescents has created a need for research investigating the effects of video game playing. READ MORE

  4. 4. The study abroad experience : Self-reflecting on the development of intercultural competence and identity after one semester abroad

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Patrycja Wysocka; [2017]
    Keywords : intercultural communication; intercultural competence; intercultural identity; linguistic repertoire; study abroad;

    Abstract : Study abroad programmes have become popular among students around the world nowadays. Thanks to the participation in the exchange, students are able to improve their intercultural skills, which may be beneficial for them in their future careers. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Role of Pupils’ Selves in Relation to Motivation : - A Literature Review on Upper Elementary StudentsLearning English as a Foreign Language

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Pedagogiskt arbete

    Author : Helena Jönsson; [2017]
    Keywords : motivation; upper elementary school; English second language ; oral interaction; oral communication; language learning;

    Abstract : In the globalized world, the English language has an important role. It expands and finds its way into curriculums as far away as in Asia. However, in Sweden English has been a part of the curriculum for over a half-century and most Swedes are able to understand and make themselves understood in English to a certain extent. READ MORE