the effect of consciousness raising of sociolinguistic skills on speaking ability of iranian efl learners
abstract the main purpose of this study was to investigate whether there was any significant difference between the speaking achievement of learners who were trained by means of consciousness raising of sociolinguistic skills and that of learners who were trained without the above mentioned task. the participants of this study consist of 60 intermediate level students participating language classes in moshanir company. the students were randomly chosen from among those who participate in english classes in the company. at the commence of the study a tofel test was conducted in order to homogenize the sample group and to ensure that the students were at the same level of speaking proficiency. the students whose obtained scores where one standard deviation above and below the mean on the tofel test were chosen as the participants for the main study. upon the completion of the tofel test 40 students were randomly chosen from among the 60 students and were assigned to two experimental and control groups, each consisting of 20 students, the participants were both male and female between the age of 25 to 50 . there was an equal distribution of males and females across the experimental and control groups meaning that there were 20 male and 20 female participants in each group. each group was instructed using of formal and informal structure in speaking and attended a free discussion speaking class but in the experimental group a consciousness raising of sociolinguistic skills were done before the discussion and such a treatment was absent in the control group. after the treatment an independent sample t-test was calculated and the result showed that the null hypothesis could be rejected at 0.05 level of significance. regarding the research question of this study ,the statistical analysis of the collected data revealed that there was a significant difference between the impact of consciousness’ raising of sociolinguistic skills and the absent of such a treatment in free discussion speaking classes on the development of students speaking ability .
the effect of consciousness-raising activities on learning grammatical structures by iranian guidance school efl learners
abstract the first purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of consciousness-raising (c-r) activities on learning grammatical structures (simple present tense in this case) by iranian guidance school efl learners. the second one was to investigate the effect of gender on learning the simple present tense through c-r activities and tasks. finally, this study aimed to investigate the ...
there is less published research about how teachers in efl contexts respond to students who are relatively less mature and less competent l2 writers. while writing researchers have examined various issues concerning peer and teacher response in writing-oriented classes, little research has centered on the effect of collaborative tasks particularly dictogloss on writing skills. output collaborat...15 صفحه اول
the effect of the instruction of metadiscourse maekers on iranian efl learners persuasive writing proficiency
چکیده مهارت نوشتار یکی از مهمترین مهارتهای فرآیند یادگیری و تدریس زبان برای زبان آموزان و مدرسین می باشد. در تحقیق حاضر، تاثیر آموزش نشانه های فراکلام روی مهارت نوشتار متقاعدکننده زبان آموزان سطح متوسط ایرانی مورد بررسی قرار گرفت. این تحقیق 40 زبان آموز داشت که توسط آزمون نوشتار تافل(2005) همسان سازی شدند و سپس به دو گروه آموزشی و خطا تقسیم شدند. در ابتدای پژوهش معیارهای نوشتار متقاعدکننده به ...
the effect of learning strategies on the speaking ability of iranian students in the context of language institutes
the effect of learning strategies on the speaking ability of iranian students in the context of language institutes abstract language learning strategies are of the most important factors that help language learners to learn a foreign language and how they can deal with the four language skills specifically speaking skill effectively. acknowledging the great impact of learning strategies...
در دوره های آموزش ترجمه استادان بیشتر سعی دارند دانشجویان را با انواع متون آشنا سازند، درحالی که کمتر به خطاهای مکرر آنان در متن ترجمه شده می پردازند. اهمیت تحقیق حاضر مبنی بر ارتکاب مکرر خطاهای ترجمانی حتی بعد از گذراندن دوره های تخصصی ترجمه از سوی دانشجویان است. هدف از آن تاکید بر خطاهای رایج میان دانشجویان مترجمی و کاهش این خطاها با افزایش آگاهی و هوشیاری دانشجویان از بروز آنها است.از آنجا ک...15 صفحه اول
this study was an attempt to investigate the effect of subtitling on vocabulary learning among iranian intermediate students. to find the homogeneity of the groups, tofel test was administered to student in kish mehr institute in garmsar. after analyzing the data, 60 participants (female students) who scored within the range of one standard deviation above and below the mean, were selected as h...