Essays about: "the important of the english language"

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  1. 1. THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND SOCIAL CLASS Analysis of the BBC Series Sherlock

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Lea Späti; [2019-02-08]
    Keywords : Sherlock; social class; media; attitude;

    Abstract : The aim of the study is to analyse the language used in the BBC series Sherlock. The focus is on the way the show portrays characters with different social backgrounds and their use of the English language, and whether this reinforces certain ways of thinking about social class. READ MORE

  2. 2. Why not "English only"? : Patterns of code-switching between Swedish and English in Swedish upper secondary EFL education

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Johan Vestin; [2019]
    Keywords : code-switching; EFL Teaching; Equivalence; Reiteration; Socializing; Metalanguage; L2 Avoidance; Floor-holding;

    Abstract : English education in Sweden tends to be viewed as a second language, rather than a foreign language. Therefore, it is generally expected that instruction is performed, and content is taught in English. However, previous research shows that English is generally not the sole language used, even in classrooms with explicit “English only” policies. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. Automatic Error Detection and Correction in Neural Machine Translation : A comparative study of Swedish to English and Greek to English

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för lingvistik och filologi

    Author : Anthi Papadopoulou; [2019]
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    Abstract : Automatic detection and automatic correction of machine translation output are important steps to ensure an optimal quality of the final output. In this work, we compared the output of neural machine translation of two different language pairs, Swedish to English and Greek to English. READ MORE

  5. 5. Teacher and Teacher Student Beliefs on Using Code-Switching in EFL Classrooms

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Beatrice Gustavsson; Anastasia Karakitsos; [2019]
    Keywords : Code-switching; Teacher beliefs; Multilingual classrooms; Multilingual strategies; Multilingualism; Plurilingualism; EFL teaching; Teacher student beliefs;

    Abstract : This study explores teacher student and in-service teacher beliefs about using code-switching in the English language classroom. Language classrooms have long adopted a monolingual approach. READ MORE