Error Analysis and Second Language Acquisition

  title={Error Analysis and Second Language Acquisition},
  author={Ali Akbar Khansir},
  journal={Theory and Practice in Language Studies},
  • Ali Akbar Khansir
  • Published 5 January 2012
  • Linguistics
  • Theory and Practice in Language Studies
Error Analysis is one of the major topics in the field of second language acquisition research. Errors are an integral part of language learning. The learner of English as a second language is unaware of the existence of the particular system or rule in English language. The learner’s errors have long been interested for second and foreign language researchers. The basic task of error analysis is to describe how learning occurs by examining the learner’s output and this includes his/her correct… 

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