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The effects of interlingual and intralingual subtitles on second language learning/acquisition: a state-of-the-art review
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The disciplinary field of Second Language Acquisition (SLA) has witnessed an increasing interest in the investigation of the effects of subtitled and captioned audiovisual materials on domains of language learning/acquisition. Expand
The impact of individual and peer planning on the oral performance of advanced learners of English as a foreign language
Research on planning in the task-based approach has become a niche of research in its own. The present study attempted to shed some light on the effects of peerplanning by comparing the oralExpand
EFL SPEAKING AND INDIVIDUAL DIFFERENCES IN WORKING MEMORY CAPACITY: GRAMMATICAL COMPLEXITY AND WEIGHTED LEXICAL DENSITY IN THE ORAL PRODUCTION OF BEGINNERS
O presente estudo expande a investigacao de Fontanini, Weissheimer, Bergsleithner, Perucci and D’Ely (2005) utilizando parte dos dados dessa pesquisa para examinar a relacao entre capacidade deExpand
Investigating the Impact of an ELT Methodology Course on Student-Teachers’ Beliefs, Attitudes and Teaching Practices
EnglishThis study seeks to determine: (1) the impact of an ELT Methodology course on five student-teachers’ actual practices and on their beliefs concerning teaching, and (2) the student-teachers’Expand
Analyzing the oral performance of Portuguese as a Host Language speakers through the Outcome Achievement measure
The teaching of Portuguese as a Host Language has faced many challenges since its establishment as part of the field of Portuguese as a Foreign Language, mainly for presenting specificities unknownExpand
Focus on interaction: a communicative approach to learning in the first phase english course
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This thesis is an exploratory study in the Methodological Area the purpose of which is to design rommunicative Materialsfor a fifteen-hour Oral Expression course for First Phase Letras Students in the Federal University of Santa Catarina. Expand
Working memory capacity and attention to form and meaning in EFL reading 1
This article reports a Master thesis study that aimed at investigating, in a population of high school students of English as a foreign language (EFL), the relationship between individual differencesExpand
TASK AND TECHNOLOGY: WHAT IS NEW IN THE AREA?
It is not possible to picture the world without technology anymore. Our entire lives revolve around computers, tablets, iPad’s, television, to cite but a few of the many technological devices thatExpand
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