Essays about: "student writing"

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  1. 1. Problems of Positioning. A qualitative study of narratives in a debate

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Maja Östling; [2019-07-02]
    Keywords : positioning; diffraction; affect; citation; Sara Edenheim; Nina Lykke; Tidskrift för Genusvetenskap; autoethnography;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to explore how positions of oneself and others are constructed in a debate,how these positions also construct the debate, and how this could have performative effectson the reader. The particular debate analyzed here is one between Sara Edenheim and NinaLykke, and published in Tidskrift för Genusvetenskap in 2010-2013. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Study Regarding Upper Secondary Teachers’ Beliefs on the Use of Google Docs in the English Classroom

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Lana Srur; [2019]
    Keywords : Collaborative Writing; EFL; Google Docs; Formative Assessment; Feedback; Real-time Interaction; Synchronous Sharing;

    Abstract : As part of the increasing use of technology in society, one particular school in Sweden follows the same path. The chosen school for this study has integrated digital tools such as laptops and a web service called Google Classroom. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Study in Flim-Flam: Reduplicative Ablaut Ideophones in English

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Engelska

    Author : Ted Jansson Wallace; [2019]
    Keywords : Ideophones Reduplication Iconicity; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : In this study I analysed reduplicative ablaut ideophones in English for their morphosyntactical properties, as ideophones in other languages have been found to have several marked characteristics in this respect. Informed by the typology of ideophones in other languages, my research questions were whether the reduplicatives would appear integrated into or outside of sentences, if they would fill functions associated with traditional word classes, whether they would inflect and derive like other words, and if they would be limited to declarative type sentences and resist negation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Beating about the bush: written production and comprehension of L2 idioms

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Allmän språkvetenskap

    Author : Lina Palm; [2019]
    Keywords : figurative meaning; idiom; keystroke logging; language transfer; literal meaning; phraseology; second language acquisition; second language learning; translation; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : A study on the online process of producing idioms in writing and how second language learners manage the production and comprehension of idioms may provide a useful and comprehensive investigation of the production, comprehension and acquisition of language. The study in this paper investigated how Swedish (L1) second language learners of English (L2) produce and comprehend written idioms in the L2. READ MORE

  5. 5. “Two brains are often better than one, probably”: Adult ESL learners’ paired and individual lexical inferencing task performances, in relation to L2 proficiency

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Masterprogram: Språk och språkvetenskap

    Author : Elin Nylander; [2019]
    Keywords : Lexical inferencing; L2 proficiency; task-based language learning; collaboration; sociocultural theory; dyadic patterns of interaction; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : This research concerns lexical inferencing (LI), i.e., the ability to infer the meaning of unknown words in a running text (Haastrup, 1991). Despite its advantages, there is little research on LI as a collaborative effort. READ MORE