• Psychology
  • Published 2012

The Correlation of Arab ELLs' Academic Reading Fluency in Arabic and English

@inproceedings{McCollum2012TheCO,
  title={The Correlation of Arab ELLs' Academic Reading Fluency in Arabic and English},
  author={Jonathon C. McCollum},
  year={2012}
}
The Correlation of Arab ELLs’ Academic Reading Fluency in Arabic and English Jonathan McCollum Department of Linguistics and English Language Master of Arts Educational and economic developments in the Persian Gulf have increased the need for academic English reading fluency in the rising generation of college-bound students. A discussion of the literature on the linguistic properties of Arabic diglossia and orthography affirms the challenge that Arabs confront in L1 literacy. Because of the… CONTINUE READING

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