5 edition of English as lingua franca found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -148) and index.
|LC Classifications||PE2751 .D68 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 153 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||153|
|LC Control Number||96052632|
What is a "lingua franca"? In my videos I use that phrase a lot, and I often get questions in the comment section asking me what it means. So here`s a . This series welcomes book proposals detailing innovative and cutting edge research and theorisation in the field of English as a lingua franca (ELF), in essence, English as the chosen medium of communication among people from different first languages.
Special Issue: English as a Lingua Franca. Implications for Translator and Interpreter Education[Approved]: Paradowski, Michal B.. Understanding English as a Lingua Franca. A Complete Introduction to the Theoretical Nature and Practical Implications of English used as a Lingua Franca [Approved]. English as a Lingua Franca: Theorizing and Teaching English examines the English used among non-native speakers around the world today and its relation to English as a native language, as well as the implications for English language teaching.. Challenging and incisive, this book analyses positive and negative accounts of English as a lingua franca, and its linguistic features, within the Cited by:
Lingua Franca is a publication of SHARP – the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Franca is an annual electronic journal devoted to the best international research on book history, translated into English. It will address all aspects of book history, including the composition, mediation, reception, survival, and transformation of written communication in. English as a lingua franca (ELF) refers to ‘any use of English among speakers of different first languages for whom English is the communicative medium of choice, and often the only option.
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English as a Lingua Franca (ELF) is a term used to describe the use of English as a common language for communication between speakers whose first language is not English. Providing a unique and original perspective on this subject, Istvan Kecskes explains the language English as lingua franca book of ELF speakers, through the lens of Gricean : Istvan Kecskes.
In his book, Teaching the Pronunciation of English as a Lingua Franca, R. Walker suggests using interviews with non-native internationally known figures, such as football managers, or using clips from news websites from around the world. His book also comes with a. English as a Lingua Franca: The Pragmatic Perspective - Kindle edition by Kecskes, Istvan.
Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading English as a Lingua Franca: The Pragmatic cturer: Cambridge University Press.
It comes from the author whose book "The Phonology of English as an International Language" spear-headed the English as a Lingua Franca movement - a challenge to assumptions, bias and asymmetry held within native-speaker English standards in EFL pedagogy and growing non-native speaker dominated contexts of English by: Although most contemporary linguists regard English as a lingua franca (ELF) as a valuable means of international communication and worthwhile object of study, some have challenged its value and the idea that ELF is a distinct variety of English at all.
Prescriptivists (generally non-linguists) tend to dismiss ELF as a kind of foreigner talk or what has been disparagingly called BSE—"bad Author: Richard Nordquist. This book challenges these enduring ideologies by shedding light on multiple, hybrid, and contingent uses of English as a lingua franca (ELF) from multilingual and translingual perspectives.
This unique collection of studies underscores the importance of ELF-oriented dispositions, pedagogies, and policies for genuine communication across.
The book consists of eight chapters: Chapter 1 - What is this thing called English. explores issues of definition, including the key distinction between English as a Foreign Language (EFL) and English as a Lingua Franca (ELF).
Chapter 2 - Assumptions and presumptions discusses the construct of native-speaker authority and the contradictions this entails. This book explores attitudes related to English as a Lingua Franca (ELF) and the implications for student identities.
In addition ways in which the problems can be addressed in teacher education are explored. English language materials and testing are discussed/5(6). Lingua Franca is a leader in the branding industry--enabling English cities and towns to acquire corporate sponsorship and increase their revenues.
The latest campaign takes place in Welcome to beautiful downtown Qatar Airways, formerly known as Grimsby/5. English as a Lingua Franca: Concepts, use, and implications Article (PDF Available) in ELT Journal 66(1) December with 5, Reads How we measure 'reads'Author: Alessia Cogo.
“Teaching English as a Lingua Franca: The journey from EFL to ELF”, published by DELTA Publishing, is the latest in their teacher development series and is authored by Marek Kiczkowiak and Robert you would expect with the DELTA teacher development series, this book follows the well-known and respected formula as with other books.
Book description. The Routledge Handbook of English as a Lingua Franca (ELF) provides an accessible, authoritative and comprehensive introduction to the main theories, concepts, contexts and applications of this rapidly developing field of study.
Including 47 state-of-the art chapters from leading international scholars, the handbook covers key concepts, regional spread, linguistic features. Book Description. The Routledge Handbook of English as a Lingua Franca (ELF) provides an accessible, authoritative and comprehensive introduction to the main theories, concepts, contexts and applications of this rapidly developing field of study.
Including 47 state-of-the art chapters from leading international scholars, the handbook covers key concepts, regional spread, linguistic features. English as a lingua franca has become a hot topic in Applied Linguistics and English Studies.
While it has been a subject of controversy for some time, linguistic observations on actual use have largely been missing out of the debate. This is now changing fast, and the study of English as a lingua franca has become a vibrant research field.
English as a lingua franca deepens diversity, Colbert says, because “As more people from more nations (especially emerging economies) speak and write a common language, it creates the opportunity for a more diverse group of nations and individuals to engage in a globalized discourse about the many issues impacting us all, for example global warming, conflict, and population growth.
What is English as a Lingua Franca. • At its simplest, ELF is a way of referring to communication in English between speakers who have different first languages.
• ELF interaction can include native English speakers, but in most cases, it is a contact language between people who. This edited book explores English as a Lingua Franca (ELF) in different Japanese contexts from the perspective of multilingualism, examining issues such as language education policy, the day-to-day use of English in business settings, and language attitudes on a macro, meso and micro level.
English is the first truly global lingua franca, if by "global" we mean "used on every inhabited continent". But in the smaller and less densely interconnected world of the past, many other. English as a Lingua Franca in the International University is an essential read for researchers and postgraduate students working in the areas of Global Englishes, English as a Lingua Franca and English for Academic by: Barbara Seidlhofer, English as a lingua franca, ELT Journal, Vol Issue 4, OctoberPages –, Changing beliefs on English: study abroad for teacher development.
Conducting a Community-Based ESOL Programme Needs Analysis. About ELT Journal Cited by:. English as a lingua franca has become a hot topic in Applied Linguistics and English Studies. While it has been a subject of controversy for some time, linguistic observations on actual use have largely been missing out of the debate.
This is now changing fast, and the study of English as a lingua franca has become a vibrant research field.The English as a Lingua Franca (ELF) movement, through its various language corpora—Vienna Oxford International Corpus of English (VOICE), English as a Lingua Franca in Academic Settings (ELFA), and Asian Corpus of English (ACE)—has challenged the monolithic nature of English and, thus, the native‐speaker oriented approach to language by: 2.The lingua franca role of English, coupled with its status as the official language of ASEAN, has important implications for language policy and language education.
These include the relationship between English, the respective national languages of ASEAN and thousands of local languages.