Browsing The New English Teacher: Vol. 11.1, (January 2017) by Author "Tassanee Kampittayakul"
Tassanee Kampittayakul (Assumption University Press, 2017)
This article presents a conceptual paper, which proposes a concept of employing translanguaging as a pedagogical tool to promote the learners’ CIC – Classroom Interactional Competence, which lies at the heart of learning. The aim of the concept is to bridge two practices of monolingualism between Thai teachers who teach English through Thai only and native speakers who use English only. Translanguaging reflects reality in terms of using both languages to interact to improve the interactional competence of the learners. When both the teachers and ...