Browsing by Subject "Second language acquisition "
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(Assumption University, 2010)
An appraisal analysis of the discourse of foreign English teachers : a case study at a private school in Ratchaburi, Thailand (Assumption University, 2014)
(Assumption University Press, 2009)
This paper first looks at the psychological oriented tradition in Second Language Acquisition (SLA) and in spite of the valuable contributions made, the number of shortcomings in the explanation of how people learn a language. There has been a shift in paradigm in terms of research into SLA in the last few decades, in that a more socially oriented explanation of language learning is seen as equally important for a complete account of how language acquisition and development takes place. Research into SLA from this perspective would involve ...