Search for dissertations about: "Swedish advanced learners of English"

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  1. 1. ”Completely Headless”. Modification of adjectives in Swedish advanced learners' English

    Author : Viktoria Börjesson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2014]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Swedish advanced learners; written English; spoken English; degree modification; adjectives; modifiers; reinforcers; attenuators; collocation; learner corpora; learner English; formal register; informal speech; genre awareness; academic writing; comparative study; contrastive interlanguage analysis;

    Abstract : This is a corpus-based, empirical study, which investigates Swedish advanced learners’ written and spoken English with regard to modification of adjectives, both reinforcing (e.g. totally different, very nice) and attenuating (e.g. READ MORE

  2. 2. Themes in Swedish Advanced Learners' Written English

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Mia Boström Aronsson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2005]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES;

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  3. 3. Figuring it out. A corpus-based comparison of the verb-particle construction in argumentative writing by Swedish advanced learners and native speakers of English

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Monika Mondor; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Advanced learners; Academic writing;

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  4. 4. Extramural English Matters Out-of-School English and Its Impact on Swedish Ninth Graders' Oral Proficiency and Vocabulary

    University dissertation from Karlstad : Karlstad University

    Author : Pia Sundqvist; Karlstads universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Extramural English; out-of-school learning; implicit learning; learner language; oral proficiency; oral fluency; second language acquisition; second language learning; ESL; EFL; vocabulary acquisition; assessment; speaking tests; language diary; motivation; self-efficacy; anxiety; speech; oral communication; core vocabulary; peripheral vocabulary; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other Germanic languages English language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga germanska språk Engelska språket; English; Engelska;

    Abstract : The present study examines possible effects of extramural English (EE) on oral proficiency (OP) and vocabulary (VOC). The study is based on data collected from Swedish learners of ESL in grade 9 (aged 15-16; N=80; 36 boys, 44 girls) over a period of one year. READ MORE

  5. 5. Tense and Aspect in Learner Writing. Advanced Swedish Learners' use of Tense and Aspect in English Argumentative Text

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Andreas Eriksson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2004]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES;

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