Essays about: "english language and global communication"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 15 essays containing the words english language and global communication.

  1. 11. Culture in Language Education; Secondary Teachers’ and Pupils’ Views of Culture

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Josefin Andersson; Emma Gregmar; [2015]
    Keywords : Authentic materials; the syllabus for English; culture teaching; cultural awareness; English as a global language; ELT; language education; secondary school; Lgr 11;

    Abstract : Prior research in the field of culture and language education depicts the close relation between language and culture. Furthermore, such research emphasises that in order to understand and to be able to use a language properly, one needs to acknowledge that language is culture. READ MORE

  2. 12. Communicating in a second language in the corporate world

    University essay from IT-universitetet i Göteborg/Tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Sara Sternermark Petersén; [2013-09-13]
    Keywords : Communication; second language; corporate language; global; culture;

    Abstract : PurposeGlobalization is occurring around the world in a rapid pace with a rising number of companies operating globally, and therefore employing individuals from different countries that needs to work across borders to reach common goals as one cohesive unit. To facilitate cooperation English is used as a common corporate language for a numerous of global companies, but a majority of the employees have other native languages than English which can lead difference in competence and ability when communicating. READ MORE

  3. 13. Going international. The influence of Gy11 on the representation of the English-speaking world in Swedish Upper Secondary textbooks

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Vanessa Lopes; [2013-06-28]
    Keywords : representation; English as a global language; textbook; culture;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to investigate how the English-speaking world is based on the argument that English is a "global language" and should therefore be represented accordingly in teaching materials. Four textbooks from two different publishers were selected in order to provide a representative sample of the market. READ MORE

  4. 14. Global English and Listening Materials : A Textbook Analysis

    University essay from Karlstads universitetKarlstads universitet/Estetisk-filosofiska fakulteten

    Author : Björn Eggert; [2009]
    Keywords : Listening materials; listening comprehension; global English; textbook materials; English as a second language ESL ; varieties; dialects; rate of delivery; hörövningsmaterial; global engelska; läromedel; hörförståelse; engelska dialekter;

    Abstract : This paper focuses on listening materials used in English language teaching in Sweden, especially in respect to the concept of global English. Global English could briefly be described as the linguistic, cultural, politic, and economic influence of English in the world. READ MORE

  5. 15. The right to health and right to intellectual property in the EU. Analysis of the internal and external policies.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Beata Faracik; [2002]
    Keywords : Human Rights Law and Intellectual Property Rights; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : It is very common nowadays to speak of an ''information society'' in which control of information or information based knowledge has replaced control over matter as an ultimate source of economic power. The intellectual creations protected through patents, trade marks, copyrights etc constitute often a huge part of the companies' intangible assets. READ MORE