Browse by Subject "ESL"
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English proficiency, placement, policies, problems, and possibilities at the UIUC: Experiences of Puerto Rican graduate students from the island (2013-06)The purpose of this study was to explore the ways in which English Placement policies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign differ among domestic students, hence questioning the ways in which diversity plays ...
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Exploring Japanese learners' perception, production, and beliefs concerning spoken English contractions (2015-12-02)This mixed-methods study examined the beliefs and performance of 10 adult Japanese speakers of English regarding the phenomenon of contraction in spoken English. Over the course of three months, a collective case study ...
(2011-08)For my ethnography, I decided to pose the question surrounding the difference in instruction between rhetoric and ESL at UIUC. This instruction was surrounded by a "hot debate" that was occurring on the UIUC campus at this ...
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(2009-09-16)This qualitative study examines the writing and writing experiences of six bilingual (Spanish-English), immigrant university students. Immigrant students are a growing segment of university populations, but explicit/implicit ...
(2015-07-23)This research investigates the perspectives of teachers and Saudi students in an Intensive English Program (IEP) on the necessary skills for international students’ success in American university classes, the IEP’s ...