Essays about: "school language"

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  1. 1. Teaching English in Sweden : A Look at the Rhetoric in the Federalist Papers

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Gustav Wetterlind; [2022]
    Keywords : Federalist Papers; Rhetoric; Swedish Curriculum; Ethos; Pathos;

    Abstract : This essay examines the possibility to use the Federalist Papers as authentic classroom material for English 7 within Sweden’s upper secondary school. To do this, three close readings have been done of the first, tenth and fifty-first essay amongst the Federalist Papers. READ MORE

  2. 2. Codeswitching in Swedish EFL classrooms : Practices and insights from teachers and teacher students

    University essay from Mälardalens universitet/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Atosa Bigdeli; [2022]
    Keywords : English as a foreign language; codeswitching; upper secondary school; Sweden; teaching English; qualitative study; thematic analysis; benefits; limitations.;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to investigate the situations in which code-switching takes place in EFL classrooms. The paper focuses on why code-switching takes place, and whether it benefits or limits students' learning, according to teachers and teacher students in Swedish upper-secondary schools. READ MORE

  3. 3. Children’s literature as teaching material in the EFL classrooms for years 1-3

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för lärande och samhälle (LS)

    Author : Vendela Grahm; Oscar Walldén; [2022]
    Keywords : Children’s literature; Reading comprehension; Authentic language; Input Hypothesis; Teacher perceptions; EFL;

    Abstract : The English language surrounds young children from an early age, and as they growolder, it will continue to be an important part of their lives, both inside and outside ofschool. The ability to read English is therefore essential to participate in a democraticsociety. READ MORE

  4. 4. English Language Teaching on Aland in Third Grade Swedish Classrooms : Teacher Attitudes Towards Speaking English

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Author : Melanie Roos; [2022]
    Keywords : Teacher attitudes; first language; target language; English language learning;

    Abstract : In primary school, the teacher is often seen as a role model by their students. For this reason, it is crucial that teachers use a rich supply of English in the classroom. There are two focuses in this study. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Hitchhiker's Guide to Irony

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Engelska

    Author : Simon Torffvit; [2022]
    Keywords : irony; humor; principle of relevance; literature teaching; English as a Foreign Language; EFL; maxims of conversation; close reading; The Hitchhiker s Guide to the Galaxy; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : In this paper, I explore how Douglas Adams’ comedic 1979 science-fiction novel The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy could be used to improve English as a foreign language (EFL) learners’ understanding of irony. Specifically, the study is based on criteria for the English 5 course in Swedish upper secondary school and is performed using a combined theoretical framework of Dan Sperber and Deidre Wilson’s principle of relevance and Paul Grice’s maxims of conversation. READ MORE