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Social networks and their effectiveness in learning foreign language vocabulary : A comparative study using WhatsApp

@inproceedings{Dehghan2017SocialNA,
  title={Social networks and their effectiveness in learning foreign language vocabulary : A comparative study using WhatsApp},
  author={F. Dehghan},
  year={2017}
}
The present study aimed at exploring the use of a particular social networking (SN) application, i.e. WhatsApp, in instructing new vocabularies in a foreign language and comparing these results with the traditional methods of teaching L2 vocabulary. For this purpose, two groups of EFL learners studying English in an English institute were chosen. The results of a pre-test showed no significant difference between the two groups. One group received all the instruction of new L2 vocabulary from… Expand
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