DW-NIK AISYAH AMALIEN SPEECH-THE IMPORTANCE OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE
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The Importance of English Language”
ANALYSIS OF A SELECTED
CAMPAIGN SPEECH OF PRESIDENT
BALOGUN OLUWAFUNMILAYO DORCAS
AN ESSAY SUBMITTED IN PARTIAL FULFILMENT
OF THE REQUIREMENTS FOR THE AWARD OF THE
DEGREE OF BACHELOR OF ARTS (HONS) IN
THE DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH, FACULTY OF
be given the chance to deliver my speech entitled “Become a member and be excellent”
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Department of Contrastive Studies, Translation and Interpreting
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