A Study of Cross‐Cultural Adaptation by English‐Speaking Sojourners in Spain

@inproceedings{Masgoret2000ASO,
  title={A Study of Cross‐Cultural Adaptation by English‐Speaking Sojourners in Spain},
  author={Anne-Marie Masgoret and Merc{\`e} Bernaus and Robert C. Gardner},
  year={2000}
}
: This study investigated 127 British university students who worked as English monitors (i.e., instructors) in an “Enjoy English” program in Spain. This program gives children the opportunity to improve their English skills through a number of recreational activities. We assessed the monitors' attitudes toward Spain and Spanish people, motivation to learn Spanish, adjustment to Spanish culture, and self-ratings of Spanish proficiency, as well their supervisors' ratings of their personalities… CONTINUE READING