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Learning how to read in English as a foreign language

Learning how to read in English as a foreign language

Learning to read in English as a foreign language is a very demanding activity, especially when it takes place in school, which is in itself a challenging environment. Teachers are faced with the arduous task not only of teaching new grammar rules and ...

Lovecraft's “boundless and hideous unknown”

Lovecraft's “boundless and hideous unknown”

H. P. Lovecraft’s stories concentrate on the unknown, a primary anomaly not unlike those we may find in scientific discourse. The texts are utterly ambiguous and advocate a paradox where knowledge is both successful and dysfunctional. At the edges of c...

Assess health status of laboratory mice using different techniques

Assess health status of laboratory mice using different techniques

Laboratory mice are used as research models for humans as over 95% of the mouse genome is similar to our own, making mouse genetic research particularly applicable to human diseases. Mice can produce 10-15 offspring per litter and approximately one lit...

A Critical Evaluation of Sri Lankan Government School Textbooks

A Critical Evaluation of Sri Lankan Government School Textbooks

At present, recognizing the importance of being proficient in English, it is taught primary grades onwards within the Sri Lankan education system. ‘Let’s Learn English’ is a series designed for primary grades; three, four and five, and lays the foundat...

The Word Stress of Najdi Arabic: An Optimality-Theoretic Analysis

The Word Stress of Najdi Arabic: An Optimality-Theoretic Analysis

In this piece of research, the universal constraints that can determine the location of stress are uniquely ranked in order to account for the word stress patterns of Najdi Arabic. As for the methodology, I conducted interviews with ten native speakers...

Language Convergence in Gostivar Turkish - Macedonia

Language Convergence in Gostivar Turkish - Macedonia

The Republic of Macedonia is a multilingual and ethnically diverse society serving as an ideal scientific laboratory for linguistic studies on multilingualism, particularly language contact. The importance of this book is of a twofold nature. Firstly, ...

Responses to the construction of youth identities in advertisements

Responses to the construction of youth identities in advertisements

Contemporary youth in South Africa are facing political, racial and economic inequalities. Despite this, ‘style surfing'' dominate youth culture both locally and internationally. Young people are influenced by current fashions and identity formations t...

The Pastoral in Robert Frost''s Poetry

The Pastoral in Robert Frost''s Poetry

The book deals with the pastoral convention which emerged with many authors like Theocritus, Virgil, Shakespeare, wordsworth and last but not least Frost.This convention investigates the relationship between man and nature and the question of man''s pl...

Drama and Theatre Strategies for ELD Students

Drama and Theatre Strategies for ELD Students

This book examines the benefits of implementing drama and theatre activities into an ELD classroom. The research examines the effectiveness of drama and theatre activities for improving students’ English speaking skills and increasing student confidenc...