Essays about: "language teaching"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 497 essays containing the words language teaching.

  1. 1. Being polite : An experimental study of request strategies in Swedish EFL classes

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

    Author : Christopher Ekelund; [2019]
    Keywords : Pragmatics; Politeness theory; Face threatening acts; Swedish upper-secondary school; Requests;

    Abstract : In a world which continuously becomes more globalised, the need to adapt one's language depending on context becomes increasingly important. This is acknowledged in the Swedish syllabus for the upper-secondary school, which emphasises communicative competence and the need to adapt to situation and hearer. READ MORE

  2. 2. Subject integration and translanguaging in a multicultural EFL classroom

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Razan Al Haj Ali; Emma Björklund; [2019]
    Keywords : subject integration; translanguaging; CLIL; learning materials; impact; disadvantages;

    Abstract : Our degree project is built on our experience from our teacher’s practice. In this study, we researched how subject integration and translanguaging influence the educational process and the language development in a multicultural school context. READ MORE

  3. 3. Explicit Reading Strategy Instruction and its Effect on Reading Comprehension Processes

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Amanda Andersson; David Jansson; [2019]
    Keywords : strategic reading; reading comprehension; reading processes; explicit instruction; English language learners; ESL EFL; teaching studies;

    Abstract : This synthesis investigates the process of reading in a second or foreign language, focusing on English as an educational subject. Second language learning theories, methods and relevant teaching studies concerning reading abilities have been reviewed to shed light on how teachers can approach teaching reading to ESL- and EFL-learners. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Textbook - Servant or Master? : A Study of the Role of Textbooks in English Second Language Learning in Swedish High Schools

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Author : André Simu; [2019]
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    Abstract : Textbooks are considered an integral part of language teaching-learning. The aim of the present study is to investigate the relationship between textbooks and teachers as well as students. READ MORE

  5. 5. Differences in attitudes towards RP and GA: A study of Swedish university students with English as their L2

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Robert Vidén; [2019]
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    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to broaden our understanding of the attitudes Swedish university students hold towards RP and GA. Although several studies have been conducted on the topic, none have sought to describe the three components traditionally assumed in the mentalist approach to language attitudes. The present study aims to bridge this gap. READ MORE