The concern of a bit-category, of speech act theory is situated in a hermeneutical
pragmatic terrain. In a developmental approach, begging act is discussed to
hermeneuien the pragmaticistic begging pr...
The aim of the study is to show the development of curriculum in Indonesia and the
focus on curriculum 2013, especially for constructing local aesthetic in art and
culture education. This year is the ...
The aim of the research is to show that presentation is one of the best models for
teaching speaking for accounting education students. This research and
development study consists of exploration, des...
Idioms are set of words whose meanings are not easy to understand or guess from
the literal usual meaning of those words. The present study is an attempt to show
the relationship between Idiomatic Kno...
This article is part of a larger study conducted to assess levels of Mother tongue
proficiency among primary school pupils in Meru Central District, Kenya. The study
focused on assessment of the level...
The effectiveness of facilitative e-tools on listening comprehension skills, and how it
relates to one’s attitude towards English is the major concern of this study. The results
provide a guide to sch...
Pronunciation is a factor of two processes: the production and perception of human individual sounds (segments), referred to as phonetics and the combination of these segments in a speech, and referre...
In today’s postmodern world, the distinction between the real and the unreal has
become confusing. This confusion is due to the impact of new media information
and cybernetic technology; as a result, ...
Macao is a city dominated by the tourism and gambling industry. But in addition
to the distinctive city image of “gambling”, Macao is also a small town with a
blend of Chinese and Western cultures. Th...
Pre-service teachers’ professional identity is currently receiving a great deal of
attention in the field of second/foreign language teaching. This study aims at
investigating the professional identit...
Until these days, it is rare to find a systemic functional linguistics analysis on
comic media. The combination of both is really interesting. Comic is a media to
tell messages using the mix of pictur...
One of the most typical and crucial academic writing skills for L2 learners is
summary writing. It is a complex activity that requires students’ deep
engagement with a text through reading, understand...
Given the significance of cross-cultural encounters in interpretation, it seems that
a key factor that can improve interpretation is the level of interpreters’ cultural
intelligence (CQ) as it affects...
The aim of the current study is to identify the reasons behind students’ weakness in
speaking and determine the challenges of oral communication that some students face in
English Department of the Fa...
Error analysis is a significant procedure used in English language to identify
errors. The present study identifies various errors committed by intermediate
medical students studying in the government...
Word-play is one of the biggest challenges in cultural translation due to
differences of cultural references from Source Text (ST) to Target Text (TT). The
researchers observe this phenomenon by compa...
In recent years a considerable attention has been given to the study of control
and pro-drop. Languages with rich agreement patterns allow for phonetically
empty subject which is called “pro”. This pa...
To achieve an internationally friendly community by interacting better with the foreign nationals in its territory and improving its image in the international world, China has since 2004 made a purp...
Considering the recent economic milestone achieved by Bangladesh, a downright
reformation has emerged as obligatory which is a sustainable and all-round
delivery of English throughout the academic jou...
Ray Bradbury explores in his dystopian novel Fahrenheit 451 (henceforth F451),
the destructive side of technology and totalitarianism, which can deny individuals
of their basic rights. This article gi...