Essays about: "language strategies"

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  1. 1. Teachers ́ perceptions and enactment of the communicative classroom : A qualitative study of four teachers ́ attitudes towards communicative language teaching at upper secondary schools in Sweden

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Rebecca Valfridsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Second language acquisition; Communicative Language Teaching; The Principled Communicative Approach;

    Abstract : The Swedish syllabus for English promotes a communicative approach to language teaching, but does not offer concrete guidelines regarding how a communicative classroom should be enacted. This leaves a great deal of interpretation up to each individual teacher. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Effectiveness of Collaborative Writing for Development of EFL learners’ Individual Writing Skills

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Daniel Olsson; Alice Vahlén; [2020]
    Keywords : collaborative learning; collaborative writing; EFL learners; L2 learners;

    Abstract : The following study investigates the possible advantages of using collaborative writing to facilitate development of individual EFL (English as a Foreign Language) learners' writing skills. In a comparative study on European students’ foreign language proficiency (Costa & Albergaria-Almeida, 2015), only about forty per cent of the participating students, including Swedish secondary students, exhibited competency in levels B1 and B2 in terms of writing proficiency, a stage of progression which Swedish students are expected to achieve when entering lower and upper-secondary education. READ MORE

  3. 3. Motivation as a key to oral interaction : How 7 to 9-grade teachers in Sweden stimulate pupils' oral interaction in the English classroom

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för didaktik och lärares praktik (DLP)

    Author : Nille Oxelind; [2020]
    Keywords : EFL teaching; motivation; oral interaction; Willingness to Communicate; WTC;

    Abstract : Pupils who want to learn English as a foreign language, EFL, need to practice speaking. This is a necessity, not least since this skill is crucial when communicating with others. When pupils lack this inclination, EFL teachers have to know how to engage them in oral interaction. READ MORE

  4. 4. Energy optimization potential for interconnected buildings in a new urban development project

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Lian Yi; [2020]
    Keywords : Energy system; building combination; energy optimization; grid; city block; economy; methodology; Python;

    Abstract : The society is going through transformations in several dimensions at the same time. The energy system is moving towards renewables and reduced resource intensity. Market structures are gradually changing, and new actors emerge to compete with incumbents. Digitization creates fundamentally new conditions for everyone. READ MORE

  5. 5. Effective Teaching Methods and Strategies in the EFL Classroom to Facilitate Students’ Vocabulary Development

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Johan Espmarker; Emanuel Tedenby; [2020]
    Keywords : Word frequency; EFL; vocabulary acquisition; middle school; vocabulary teaching; vocabulary progression;

    Abstract : This research examines how low-level vocabulary students, in particular, might better progress to higher levels of vocabulary in the EFL context. In addition, a variety of strategies and teaching methods are analysed. Vocabulary is the foundation of language learning and is an essential part of reading, writing and speaking. READ MORE