Chapter 1 Conceptions of validity

Chapter 1 Conceptions of validity Writer: Carol A. Chappelle Saeed Mojarradi PhD Candidate  Monday, May 21, 2018 For many test users, validity is seen as an essential quality of a language test because to them “a valid test” means “a good test.” Accordingly, test users frequently explain their search for a new test or their …

Chapter 5: Sounds in words: production

Chapter 5: Sounds in words: production Book name: first language acquisition Writer: Eve. Clark Saeed Mojarradi ;   Phd          Saturday, April 14, 2018 When children start to talk early in their second year, it’s often difficult to identify their first words. Take one year olds first production of the English word …

Chapter 3 – Defining Groups

Chapter 3 – Defining Groups Book: An introduction to Sociolinguistics Writer: Ronald Wardhaugh and Fuller Saeed Mojarradi Ph.D. Candidate  Language is both an individual possession and a social possession. We would expect, therefore, that certain individuals would behave linguistically like other individuals: they might be said to speak the same language or the same dialect …

Chapter: 3 Starting on Language: Perception

Chapter: 3 Starting on Language: Perception Book Name: First Language Acquisition Writer: Eve V. Clark Saeed Mojarradi PhD Candidate  On the whole we can see that adults make adjustments full different aged addresses in order to make the message comprehend by them, and they have the ability to break the stream of speech into meaningful …

Chapter 4: Languages in Contact: Multilingual Societies and Multilingual Discourse

Chapter 4: Languages in Contact: Multilingual Societies and Multilingual Discourse Book Name: An Introduction to Sociolinguistics Writer: Ronald Wardhaugh-Fuller Saeed Mojarradi Ph.D. Candidate        Friday, May 25, 2018 This chapter will address what happens when languages, or more accurately the speakers of multiple languages, come into contact. Multilingualism is common in societies across the world, despite …