Essays about: "english prepositions"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 26 essays containing the words english prepositions.

  1. 1. Inter- and intralingual errors in Chinese students' compositions : A case study

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för språk, litteratur och interkultur (from 2013)

    Author : David Björkegren; [2018]
    Keywords : Second language acquisition; interlingual errors; intralingual errors; Chinese learners of English; Error Analysis; Andraspråksinlärning; förstaspråksinterferens; målspråksinterferens; kinesiska studenters engelska; felanalys;

    Abstract : In this quantitative study, time controlled written English compositions by 39 Chinese university majors of English were analyzed by means of Error Analysis (EA) in order to find out what grammatical errors were made. It investigates errors made by more than one fifth of the participants, in order to see whether they can be ascribed to either interlingual or intralingual influence. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Effect of Transfer on Arab and Portuguese Learners' Use of the English Prepositions to and for.

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för språkstudier

    Author : Linda Elkafri; [2018]
    Keywords : Transfer; Arabic and Portuguese;

    Abstract : The researcher has studied, in this paper, the effect of transfer on the Arabic and Portuguese learners’ using prepositions during their process of learning English as a second language. The prepositions that the study deals with are to and, for. READ MORE

  3. 3. Thai Learners of English : An Error and Transference Analysis of the Use of Prepositions and Prepositional Phrases

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Author : Jacob Lotsander; [2018]
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  4. 4. The Effect of Transfer on Arab and Portuguese Learners' Use of the English Prepositions to and for.

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för språkstudier

    Author : Linda Elkafri; [2018]
    Keywords : Transfer; Arabic and Portuguese;

    Abstract : The researcher has studied, in this paper, the effect of transfer on the Arabic and Portuguese learners’ using prepositions during their process of learning English as a second language. The prepositions that the study deals with are to and, for. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Use of English Prepositions in Swedish Schools : A survey study on language transfer effects on Swedish EFL learners in a Swedish upper secondary school

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Björn Johansson; [2017]
    Keywords : Cross-linguistic influence; SLA; language transfer; prepositions; EFL; English teaching; Swedish school system;

    Abstract : This empirical study investigates how English as a foreign language (EFL) learners in Swedish upper secondary schools succeed in their use of English prepositions. EFL learners in Sweden today represent a multitude of nationalities and ethnic groups with many different first languages (L1); therefore, English teaching could be subject to change in order to adapt to the new situation. READ MORE