The role of the first language for Exam

Chapter 2 The role of the first language for Exam Summarized: Saeed Mojarradi Ph.D Candidate It is a popular belief that second language acquisition (SLA) is strongly influenced by the learner’s first language (L1). The clearest support for this belief comes from ‘foreign’ accents in the second language (L2) speech of learners. When a Frenchman …

Key issues in Second Language Acquisition

Chapter 1: Key issues in Second Language Acquisition for Exam Summarized : Saeed Mojarradi Ph.D Candidate ¬†First of all we know that second language acquisition (SLA) is a complex process, involving many interrelated factors. We ask this question: What is second language acquisition? In order to investigate SLA, it is important to establish clearly what …