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  1. Satoko Watkins
    Learners’ Perceptions of Benefits in a Self-Directed Teletandem Course: An Approach to Encourage EFL Learners to Use English Outside the ClassroomCool Grey L Columbia Men's Mystic Trail Athletic-Shell-Jackets
  2. Panjanit Chaipuapae
    Insights into the Effects of Accents on English Listening Comprehension
  3. Toumaj Arian & Homa Jafarpour Mamaghani
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  4. Matthew Coomber
    A Comparison of Self-Directed Revision Strategies in EFL Writing
  5. Douglas Hamano-Bunce, Rowan Murray, & Barbara Campbell
    The Effects of a Short Study Abroad Programme on Japanese Learners’ L2 Listening
  6. Rinarose B. Budeng
    Assessing pragmatic competence: A case of Filipino ESL learners

Over the last 30 years, a growing number of studies have Cooper girl Fantastic Horse Durable Travel Hiking Backpack Daypackconcentrated on the correlation between second language teachers’ beliefs and their pedagogical practices.

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In an increasingly globalised world, the development of intercultural competence (IC) among Japanese English as a foreign language (EFL) students has gained great importance. However, an adherence to native speaker norms, essentialist views of culture, and an inability of the English education system in Japan to promote the use of English as a tool for intercultural communication pose major challenges to the development of IC in Japan.

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Second language vocabulary acquisition is one of the most difficult and daunting tasks a language learner has to face. The last 30 years has seen an emergence in the importance of language learning strategies in languageCool Hat Summer Hat, Sun Hats Women UV Predection Wide Brim Collapsible Hand-Made Packable Beach Travel Breathable, 5 colors Optional learning in general and, by extension, vocabulary acquisition. This dissertation assesses which vocabulary learning strategies learners use and how helpful they believe them to be among three different contexts in Japan.

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Phil Benson’s Teaching and Researching Autonomy (Second Edition) is a fully revised and updated follow-up to his widely read 2001 first edition, which proved to be an invaluable tool to introducing language teachers and learners to the concept of autonomous learning.

Elizabeth Walter & Kate Woodford. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010. Pp. 1-126 Reviewed by Esmaeel Hamidi The Islamic Azad University, Science and Research Branch Tehran, Iran Collocations Extra is one of the recent volumes of work within the field of vocabulary instruction that aims at developing language learners’ competence of collocations. The book, primarily published [Copag Poker-Size Jumbo Index Plastic Playing Cards 12-Pack (24 Decks) Purple Grey]

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This research investigated preservice EFL teachers’ beliefs about their roles as English teachers in Japan. Objectives were three-fold: (Cooler Box Outdoor Fresh Box 19L Car PU Cooler Box Medical Drug Refrigerator Cold Chain Transport Box Cold Heat Dual use 33.5 17.8 22.3CM) to elucidate preservice EFL teachers’ beliefs regarding professional identity through a metaphor analysis in three research phases (i.e., pre-, mid-, and post-practicum phases), (b) to explore preservice EFL teachers’ underlying beliefs hidden behind metaphors, particularly regarding professional identity in the three research phases, and thereby (c) to examine preservice EFL teachers’ professional identityCoolhere Men Plus Size Thicken Basic Athletic Slim Fit Zip Sport Tracksuit formation observed during the term of the investigation.

Much previous research has shown beliefs to be resistant to change. Furthermore, when exposed to conflicting information, studies have also shown thatCoolibar UPF 50+ Baby Wave Swim TightsSun Predective people are likely to use it selectively to reinforce existing beliefs, the so-called biased assimilation effect.