Free Essays on Importance English Proficiency

  1. English

    * English As a Medium Of Instruction jesusisonline.wordpress.com/2008/06/10/legislators-push-english-as-medium-of-instruction/ A check on the bills filed in the 14th Congress shows that there are three... Premium3405 Words14 PagesCategory: Education * Should English Be The Medium Of Instruction...

  2. Students Who Speak a Language Other Than English

    other than English at home and who are not proficient in English are known as English learners (ELs). These students constitute nearly one-third of California’s elementary school students and one-quarter of all K–12 students. As might be expected, these students’ incomplete mastery of English adversely...

  3. Proficiency of 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...

  4. Importance of English Language

    IMPORTANCE OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE” CRISTINA MARTÍNEZ SIERRA DECEMBER 03/2012 INTERCULTURAL COMMUNICATION “English is critical for countries’ successful participation in the global economy, that it provides individuals with access to crucial knowledge...

  5. Decline or Rise in English Proficiency in Malaysia? by Christopher

    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...

  6. The Importance of Teaching Mathematics and Science in English (Ppsmi)

    UNIVERSITI TEKNOLOGI MARA SARAWAK English for Academic Purpose (BEL 311) Prepared by, Lauraricka Brenda Benjamin 2010992969 IM 110 Group 3 B Title, The Importance of Teaching Mathematics and Science in English (PPSMI) Date of Submission, 16th of December, 2011 Lecturer’s name, ...

  7. Does Learning English Literature Help Second Language Learners of English on Their Task Competitiveness?

    Does Learning English Literature Help Second Language Learners of English on Their Task Competitiveness?   In the words of Joshua Cruz,“ studying literature can be an enriching,   eye-opening experience. ” Sometimes second language learners of English only focus on reading and writing skills...

  8. Eap English for Academic Purposes

    [pic] PALESTINE AHLIYA UNIVERSITY Research In English for Academic Purposes By Noor Alqam To Dr. Sami Heeh English for Academic Purposes       EAP is the main branch of ESP and EAP is defined as “any English teaching that relates to a study purpose”. Four types of EAP situation should...

  9. Standardized English Proficiency Test Ploicy

    Prompt: 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...

  10. australia scholarship

    2.2. Country and regional profiles .............................................................................................. 18 2.3. English language requirements............................................................................................ 18 2.4. Finding an appropriate...

  11. Benefits of Mastering English Language

    Learning English that there were about a billion people learning English. These people are benefiting from the many advantages of learning English as a foreign language. Travel... 2. What Are The Benefits Of Learning English? important learn English as long as they live in a non-English-speaking...

  12. Swain Modulation

    four parts: languaging; agency; collaboration; and advanced second language proficiency. My intention is to foreground the concept of languaging and its importance to the notion of “advancedness” in second language proficiency. This I will do by discussing the concept of languaging and concretizing it...

  13. Breaking Barriers Thru English

    Barriers Thru English” In my short term as Councilor of San Fernando City, I have been invited to speak at various events and activities. Just last August, I was at a Buwan ng Wika, Linggo ng Wika and an Araw ng Wika. This is the first time I’ve actually taken part and been to an English Festival. ...

  14. English in Turkey

    Duygu ÇAKIRCI cakirci.duygu@metu.edu.tr ENGLISH IN TURKEY English has been expanded during “Tanzimat” Reform era in Ottoman Empire. They were curious how to learn and teach English. Thus, The English Schools which were established by foreign people had supplied in terms of education (1). However...

  15. Is There Any Place for Teaching Grammar in a Formal Manner? Give Reasons for Your Answer and Include a Discussion of What You Mean by ‘a Formal Manner’.

    words or morphology, and their interrelation in sentences, called syntax. The study of grammar reveals how language works, an important aspect in both English acquisition and learning. Grammatical competence: It mainly focuses on the command of the language code, including things as the rules of word and...

  16. English Language and Its Role

    What is the importance of English Language in Education? Here, in this article, an attempt has been made to turn the attention of the readers to the most crucial thing that is the importance of the English language in education or the advantages of learning English language (here, focus is not on...

  17. Abc Book

    groups and nations in the world. How intercultural and international relationships are shaped and defined are the specific focus of these studies. The importance of these relationships to our culture is also explored. The following subjects are examined in Intercultural Studies to determine how they affect...

  18. English

    of the time when people think about personal and professional development they think about the amount of languages that they know taking more importance English language, this issue due to the fact that every time in this current globalized world this language is taken more significance. Nevertheless...

  19. The Importance and Advantages of English

    THE IMPORTANCE AND ADVANTAGES OF ENGLISH Once there was a popular quote saying that “The sun never set on the British Empire”. This statement is very close to the truth. Because of the geographic spread of the British colonies, some territory somewhere was always in daylight hours. Chief among...

  20. The Importance of Bilingual Education in America

    The Importance of Bilingual Education in America First off, it’s important to understand the difference between learning and education. Learning is the ability of an individual’s brain to acquire and retain information for a lifetime, whereas education is an aide to further strengthen a student’s...

  21. english important

    Introduction English is known as global language. It is important for us to use in our lifeno matter it in communication, business, self-confident improvement or education. Different language used in different nations and we are not using the same language across the world for example in china, people...

  22. Vernacular English

    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. ...

  23. Importance Of English

    D. 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 Maratab...

  24. KAL AND THE GOOD LANGUAGE TEACHER

    amcneill@cuhk.edu.hk BACKGROUND Both of us have extensive involvement in ESOL teacher education, working mainly with non-native speaker teachers of English, but also with native-speaker teachers. In our work, we have encountered a variety of attitudes towards Knowledge About Language (KAL) among the...

  25. ANALYSIS OF THE ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF ADVERTISING TEXTS IN RUSSIAN LANGUAGE

    advertising texts Chapter III ANALYSIS OF THE ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF ADVERTISING TEXTS IN RUSSIAN LANGUAGE CONCLUSION APPENDIX LITERATURE  INTRODUCTION With the development of the economics and changes of the economy policy of our country the importance of the development of the local market increase...

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    characteristics of the listener, passage, and testing conditions. ConClusions—Research on second language (L2) listening comprehension strongly supports the importance of a number of factors, for example, a listener’s working memory capacity and the number of ideas in a passage. Much of the research, however, reports...

  27. The English Language Learners

    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...

  28. Importance of English

    The Importance of English in the World of International Business ‘English is now a global language that belongs to all those who speak it.’ (Nigel Newton, publisher) It is the technology that allows people to travel further and faster than ever before. It is the Internet that links people...

  29. An Analysis of Non-Verbal Behaviour in Intercultural Communication

    1996). Therefore, it is suggested education for nonverbal communication needs to be taken into consideration in EFL (English as a Foreign Lan- guage) classrooms in order to develop English learners’ intercultural communicative competence. This paper examines the role of non-verbal communication in intercultural...

  30. The Important of Studying English

    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...

  31. English as a Global Language

    English as a Global Language International English is the concept of the English language as a global means of communication in numerous dialects, and also the movement towards an international standard for the language. It is also referred to as Global English,[1] World English, Common English, Continental...

  32. Biliteracy instruction for English Language Learners for Earth Science on Weather

     Biliteracy instruction for English Language Learners for Earth Science on Weather   Introduction Dual language is an education model involving the use of two languages to teach literacy and content. A partner language is used for a minimum of half of the instructional and learning day...

  33. The Benefits of Learning English. Opinion essay

    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...

  34. Psychological. The Bilingual Mind

    among the many linguistic communities of the world. For instance, one can easily watch or listen to news and programs transmitted in French, British English, Greek, Italian, Chinese, Spanish, etc., with actual images from the respective countries that provide the listener/viewer with unique perspectives...

  35. English Language Learners in Special Education

    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...

  36. English Should Be Taught from Kindergarten in Public School

    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...

  37. Foreign Language at High School

    purpose of this paper is to examine the factors affecting the need of learning a foreign language at high school. Many have realized the increasing importance of the acquisition of a foreign language, in other words an increasingly valued skill. In United States of America, an increase of 200 percent in...

  38. Accommdating Differences

    will impact a classroom are students with special needs. Three of these groups include those students who are in wheelchairs, visually impaired or English language learners. This does not mean every one of these students is the same but as a group they will share similar characteristics for which a teacher...

  39. The importance of a healthy lifestyle Speech

    The importance of a healthy lifestyle Speech Good Afternoon Students. My name is Rachel Benner. I am here today to explain how important it is to have a healthy lifestyle. I know that you may think that it doesn’t matter now but later in life it will affect you. Also, when you get older, you...

  40. English Proficiency and Academic Achievement

    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...

  41. Process Approach to Improve Writing Skills

    Chapter 1: Introduction 1.0 Introduction English Language is a compulsory subject in schools in Malaysia as English Language is a second language (L2) in this country. Hence, students are required to master all the four main skills, reading, writing, listening and speaking. According to Berman, and...

  42. ENGlish peta prelims

    Kam, Celine Rose S. February 24, 2016 1N1 English Peta Textism is Still Not in the Dictionary Text messaging or wireless messaging is sending messages between cellphones. These messages are sent via SMS or short messages service. People can also send messages from a desktop...

  43. English medium education in HK

    experience of Englishmedium higher education in Hong Kong a Stephen Evans & Bruce Morrison b a English Department , Hong Kong Polytechnic University , Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong b English Language Centre , Hong Kong Polytechnic University , Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong Published online:...

  44. Impemeting an Effective English Language Learner Program

    Implementing an Effective English Language Learner Program Brett St.Germain Olivet Nazarene University EDUC 782 Abstract The following document will outline examples of effective English Language Learner (ELL) programs possible for Rosemont Middle School. Included will be examples of four...

  45. Importance of English Language

    English is critical for countries’ successful participation in the global economy, that it provides individuals with access to crucial knowledge, skills and employment opportunities and enables organisations to create and sustain international links.” (Council, 2011) Recently I was in a well-known...

  46. The Importance of a Father Figure

    The Importance of a Father In APA Style Thomas Menahan Psychology 255 Minot State University The Importance of a Father According to the US census Bureau, In the United States today 36.3% of children live in single parent households, Approximately 84% of custodial parents are mothers, and 16%...

  47. English Importance in the Next Few Years

    ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROJECT TOPIC: COMPARE THE IMPORTANCE OF ENGLISH TO THE OTHER MAJOR LANGUAGES OF THE WORLD.DO YOU THINK ENGLISH WILL BE ABLE TO SUSTAIN IT’S SUPERIORITY IN THE NEXT HUNDRED YEARS? For the topic: The topic under discussion is that “compare the importance of English to the other...

  48. Student

    Vázquez 2 I. Introduction In this document, I will describe a teacher and her students in an observation I did in a false beginner English as Second Language (ESL) class at the University of Texas. The purpose of this report is to reflect on the teacher’s teaching strategies and class...

  49. Grammar Games in Teaching English

    Introduction 1.1 General characteristics of the work The theme of my qualification work sounds as following: “Grammar Games - Motivation in Teaching English” This qualification work can be characterized by the following: 2. Actuality of the theme. In recent years language researchers and practitioners...

  50. Reports

    SE THE ACHIEVEMENT OF SENIOR TWO STUDENTS IN UGANDA IN MATHEMATICS, ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND BIOLOGY NATIONAL ASSESSMENT OF PROGRESS IN EDUCATION UGANDA NATIONAL EXAMINATIONS BOARD 2010 i Published by Uganda National Examinations Board All rights reserved. Reproduction of this publication for...

  51. importance of english

    In today’s global world, the importance of English can not be denied and ignored since English is the most common language spoken everwhere. With the help of developing technology, English has been playing a major role in many sectors including medicine, engineering, and education, which, in my opinion...

  52. English Proficiency in the Philippines

    Introduction 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. The history of the English language really...

  53. Significant of English Communicaiton

    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...

  54. English Proficiency

    ENGLISH PROFICIENCY LEVEL OF BSEd – MAPEH PRE – SERVICE TEACHERS IN TEACHING An Undergraduate Thesis Presented to The Committee on Research West Visayas State University – Extension Campus at Himamaylan City Himamaylan City, Negros Occidental In Partial Fulfilment Of the Requirements for...

  55. Gains to L2 Listeners Listening While Reading

    com/locate/system Gains to L2 listeners from reading while listening vs. listening only in comprehending short stories Anna C.-S. Chang Applied English Department, Hsing-Wu College, Taipei, Taiwan Received 13 August 2008; received in revised form 30 November 2008; accepted 6 May 2009 Abstract This...

  56. Importance of English Language

    Importance Of English Language Importance Of English Language Good Morning to one and all. I am here to present my views about the importance of learning English language which is taught to us right from our birth. English is not just taught at home, at schools and colleges but even at professional colleges...

  57. Using L1 in the English classroom-

    L1 in the English class room 4 4. Back ground 4 5. Research design 6 6. Questions 6 7. Participants 6 8. Methods & Procedure 6 9. Classroom Observations 6 10. Questionnaires 7 11. Student Questionnaire on the Use of L1 in the English Classroom ...

  58. Ie Course Design and Selection of Materials

    the criteria for the selection of materials and activities in an IE course is the very nature of it. An IE course belongs to the wider spectrum of English for Specific Purposes movement whose proponents "argued that the content of language courses should reflect the purposes for which the students were...

  59. The importance of English

    I am Jessica , the Chairperson of the English Language Society . I speech this article because I am concerned about many student’ attitude towards studying the English language . Although the government has repeatedly told us of the importance of English , many students are still not bothered...

  60. Wawawa

    credits) GTEE1103 Professional Writing in English (3 credits) GTEE 1104 2. 3. 4. Effective Presentation Skills (3 credits) GTEE1105 Communication in English I (3 credits) (Offered only in SEM I) GTEE1205 Communication in English II (3 credits) (Offered only in SEM II) ...