Essays about: "Third language acquisition"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 30 essays containing the words Third language acquisition.

  1. 1. A Swedish Perspective on Japanese as a Third Language. The Effects of English as Second Language

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Rebecca Malmborg; [2021-03-15]
    Keywords : japanska; Third language acquisition; L3 Japanese; L2 English; L1 Swedish;

    Abstract : Higher Japanese language studies in Sweden are exclusively taught through Englishtextbooks. Previous research within the field of third language (L3) acquisition has studied theeffects of mediating languages on L3, but not on Japanese specifically. READ MORE

  2. 2. Vocabulary levels in English as a third language : An analysis of correlations between immigrants' Swedish L2 and English L3 vocabulary levels

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Author : Per Andersson; [2021]
    Keywords : L2; L3; Third language acquisition; VLT; Vocabulary Levels Test;

    Abstract : In an ever-changing modern world people migrate, to a greater extent than ever before. Sweden has faced a huge influx of new immigrants in the past 10 years, many of which have had to study for many years before being able to work, including learning English as a third language. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Effectiveness of using L2 Creative Writing in the Classroom to support Autonomous Learning and Motivation

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    Author : Yvonne Efverlund; William Wachtmeister; [2021]
    Keywords : Creative writing; English as a second language; Autonomous learning; Motivation;

    Abstract : This study investigates the effectiveness of creative writing instruction (CW) in classrooms where English as a second language (ESL) is taught. The study aims to determine under what circumstances CW can help learners grow in terms of autonomous learning (AL) and motivation. READ MORE

  4. 4. English Errors in Swedish Upper Secondary School : A study of grammatical errors and errors as a result of transfer, produced by Swedish Upper secondary students

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Author : Catarina Kulborg; [2020]
    Keywords : Error analysis; Swedish learners of English; Second Language Acquisition SLA ; Transfer; Language and Gender; English Language Teaching ELT ; Uppsala Learner English Corpus ULEC ;

    Abstract : This is a study that employs error analysis to investigate written production in English, by Swedish upper secondary learners of English, in order to determine which linguistic errors most commonly occur amongst this group, and to compare the results between first-year students and third-year students for a possible indication of which error types continue to occur throughout upper secondary school. The error categories included in this study are grammatical errors and errors as a result of transfer. READ MORE

  5. 5. Acquisition of English in and out of school : Comparing bilingual and trilingual student's acquisition of the English language

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för lärande, humaniora och samhälle

    Author : Robin Mills; [2019]
    Keywords : Second language acquisition; Third language acquisition; Bilingualism; Trilingualism; English; Swedish;

    Abstract : The English language has a great influence on Swedish culture. Swedish students learn English in school, listen to music in English and watch movies where English is spoken. As the importance of English increases the number of students who already speak a second language also increases. READ MORE