poor command of English affects job chances
PETALING JAYA: Malaysians will be at a “slight disadvantage” in the competive global environment because of their poor command of English, said Jobstreet.com.
The online recruitment company recently placed Malaysia, behind Singapore and the Philippines in...
ENGLISH PROFICIENCY LEVEL OF BSEd – MAPEH PRE – SERVICE TEACHERS IN TEACHING
An Undergraduate Thesis
The Committee on Research
West Visayas State University – Extension Campus at Himamaylan City
Himamaylan City, Negros Occidental
In Partial Fulfilment
Of the Requirements for...
Most of the professors in the Department of Applied Foreign Languages strongly suggest that an English major should reach an acceptable score of a standardized English proficiency test (e.g., TOEIC, IELTS) before graduation. Otherwise, he or she should not be qualified for graduating with a...
Background of the Study
“English is without a doubt the actual universal language” said Carlos Carrion Torres of Brazil. While English is not an official language in most countries, it is the language most often taught as a second language. English is most widely used in communicating around...
Asian Pacific Christian School Inc.
Blk. 2 Cristo Rey Capas Tarlac
Thesis in English IV
The English Proficiency of the Grade 9 students of APCSI
Harold Jay Sandigan
Ron Michael Cortez
King David Gordo
Allen Jake Tolentino
L. Ramamoorthy, Ph.D.
Assistant Managing Editor: Swarna Thirumalai, M.A.
Importance of Conducive Classroom Climate, Positive
Self-Concept and Motivation for Pakistani EFL Learners
Muhammad Younas, M.A. English, M.Phil. Candidate
Fazeela Zainab, M.Phil. Candidate in Applied Linguistics
“IMPORTANCE OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE”
CRISTINA MARTÍNEZ SIERRA
“English is critical for countries’ successful participation in the global economy, that it provides individuals with access to crucial knowledge...
English Language Learners in Special Education:
How They Learn and How to Teach Them
By Jackie Moore
How Should Students Learn?
Unfortunately in our public school systems today, we do not have a clear program or even a concept of what type of classroom English Language Learners (ELL) need to be...
English is the “world language”, the lingua franca of the era today. Philippines today, is the fifth largest English-speaking in the world and in Asia, second. Being proficient in English is now considered as a phenomenon globally. English has remained an absolutely popular...
examined the impact of English language proficiency on various fields like academic success and employability. While early researches suggested that English proficiency does not dictate high academic rating and employment aptitude, evidences are now showing that proficiency of the English language is a cutting-edge...
popular. However the significance of spoken and written communication in English is still substantial. The below argument is to address how importance of English communication in the business sector of Hong Kong.
The importance of English communication After my university graduation, I joined a local Chinese...
English should be taught from kindergarten in public school
Nowadays English language has become more important than years ago, now we are living in a bilingual country in which is essential speak English to communicate with others.
By the way there are many schools that teach English from preschoolers...
English Language Learners (ELLs) are the fastest growing group of students in the United
States, with nearly 41 percent of the nation’s ELLs attending schools in California (cited in
Berman, et al, 1995). By federal standards, students are considered to be ELLs when their
native language is other...
Because English is so widely spoken, it has often been referred to as a "world language", the lingua franca of the modern era, and while it is not an official language in most countries, it is currently the language most often taught as a foreign language. English is widely spoken in the...
Yun Kul The Importance of Teaching Listening in the EFL Classroom 2010-08-28 24p. Guides – Classroom – Teacher English (Foreign Language); Listening Comprehension; Listening Skills; Second Language Instruction; Teaching Methods Teaching Listening Skills
This paper discusses the importance of listening...
Ebonics is often defined as a vernacular form of the English language. This highly controversial title also known as African American Vernacular English (AAVE) by Encyclopedia Britannica, reflects the dialect of American English spoken by a large portion of the African American population. ...
experience of Englishmedium higher education in Hong Kong
Stephen Evans & Bruce Morrison
English Department , Hong Kong Polytechnic University , Hung
Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong
English Language Centre , Hong Kong Polytechnic University ,
Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong
LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY, CRITICAL THINKING AND STUDY SKILLS
This paper proposes a research study that will test and determine the effects of language proficiency, critical thinking, and study skills approach on improving the vocabulary and comprehension skills in English as Second...
Few people would argue against the importance of English language today. It is the lingua franca in cyberspace and in international science, politics, business, and entertainment.
A study in 2011 by English First (EF) showed just how important English is to a country. This study was conducted on 44...
Implementing an Effective English Language Learner Program
Olivet Nazarene University
The following document will outline examples of effective English Language Learner (ELL) programs possible for Rosemont Middle School. Included will be examples of four...
Importance of English Language & Speaking Skills Among
Fourth Year Students
Acceptance and Approval
Approval and Endorsement
Table of Contents
List of Tables
Level of English Proficiency of BS Criminology Students and the Factors that Affect Learning in English Subjects
Submitted as partial fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree
Masters of Arts in Language Teaching
College of Arts and Communication
Language proficiency or linguistic proficiency is the ability of an individual to speak or perform in an acquired language. As theories vary among pedagogues as to what constitutes proficiency, there is little consistency as to how different organizations classify it. Additionally, fluency and language competence are...
ISSN-L: 2223-9553, ISSN: 2223-9944
Part-II: Educational Sciences
Vol. 3, No. 2, September 2012
THE EFFECTS OF PROFICIENCY ON THE WRITING PROCESS OF JORDANIAN EFL UNIVERSITY STUDENTS
Al-Sawalha, Abdulla Musa Salem Universiti Sains Malaysia Pulau Pinang, MALAYSIA. email@example.com Chow...
English has developed into a modern language which is spoken widely throughout the world. Most native speakers of English come from Britain, the United States, Australia, New Zealand and Canada. Many developing countries are investing money for their students to learn English. There are three major benefits...
Laurry Guillan F. Reyes
English Mastery: An Essential to the New Generation
Thesis Statement: The generation we live in now has incredibly high standards that fluency in English language is of a good help for starting a career, connecting to the world and international recognition.
The Importance of Studying English
It is a big concerned for teenagers nowadays as they are unaware of the importance of English language as they tend to ignore to learn the language. Students’ attitude towards the language is also crucial to make sure that these teenagers...
The English language, which is the closest thing to a lingua franca around the world, is another means for us to join the stream of world culture. This is where English proficiency becomes vital in today’s world and country. English proficiency is the ability to speak, read and/or write in English.
English has been an international language in today’s generation. No matter in where they work, they need English to communicate and build relationship with the people in the organization. The decline in the proficiency of English in Malaysia has reached an alarming level which means the standard of...
Asian Social Science
Vol. 8, No. 4; April 2012
Malaysian Graduates English Adequacy in the Job Sector
Gopala Krishnan Sekharan Nair (Corresponding author), Rozlan Abdul Rahim, Roszainora Setia, Norhayati Husin, Elangkeeran Sabapathy, Nur Amalia Abd Jalil, Razifa Mohd Razlan...