Extensive reading for efl learners a
1 1 research developing extensive reading strategies: a case study of ten indonesian efl learners rudi haryono stkip muhammadiyah bogor, bogor, indonesia teresa thiel queensland university of technology, brisbane, australia abstract this study investigates how extensive reading strategies affect tertiary level efl students’ english reading. Yamashita (2008) concludes that the benefit of extensive reading is manifest in general reading ability earlier than in micro-level linguistic ability, at least for adult efl learners. Extensive reading approach (er) has received conceptual support from views and theories that prioritize the importance of input in second language acquisition er is probably one of the easiest ways to implement an input-rich learning environment in a pedagogical setting accordingly, the current study is an attempt to investigate the effect of er on efl learners' reading attitudes. Published: mon, 5 dec 2016 in this essay, i will discuss extensive reading with young learners, and how extensive reading can be promoted, with reference to young learners in hong kong.
Mermelstein: improving efl learners’ writing through enhanced extensive reading 184 reading in a foreign language 27(2) students than in the other studies noted above. First extensive reading world congress 129 kyoto 2011 proceedings steven herder and rebecca king—extensive writing: another fluency approach for efl learners level on the hensachi, a ranking in japan compiled. Extensive reading (er) is a reading approach that aims to make covering large amounts of reading material enjoyable for language learners many experimental studies have showed the effectiveness of the er approach on reading fluency, the ability to read words and process text rapidly and accurately. Effects of extensive reading on efl learner reading attitudes paul dickinson faculty of foreign studies, meijo university [email protected] abstract extensive reading (er) is an approach to reading instruction that involves reading a large amount of varied.
This study investigated whether enhanced extensive reading contributed to significant gains on the incidental acquisition of english prepositions english as a foreign language (efl) secondary school students in korea (n=12) received enhanced extensive reading instruction for one semester in an. In teaching foreign language reading, an extensive reading approach allows students to read, read, and read some more when efl students read extensively, they become fluent readers but there is more. Reading logs: integrating extensive reading with writing tasks r eading literature is an excel- (efl) learners, and this meth-od became a springboard for changes when they are engaged in extensive reading, students can exchange books, help one another with advice, review. One such study is that of al-homoud and schmitt (2009) who demonstrated that efl university students in an extensive reading group reported more positive attitudes towards reading than the intensive reading students who were required to read short texts and answer comprehension questions. The extensive reading foundation is a not-for-profit organisation whose purpose is to support and promote extensive reading extensive reading is a repository for information on extensive reading, with an emphasis on foreign language learning.
Reading experts usually agree upon the fact that extensive reading (er), meaning engaging learners in reading long passages, say stories, can improve students' various aspects of proficiency. Effect of extensive reading on efl learners' writing performance to this end, thirty female advanced efl learners participated in this study as the pre-test, the participants wrote a paragraph on one of the topics of their course book as the post-test they wrote a paragraph. Extensive speaking in korean efl 3 i introduction despite years of studying english inside the classroom setting, most korean students still struggle when it comes to speaking english—at least that is the perception. Various studies have consistently highlighted the positive effects of extensive reading on language learning at different ages and in many esl (english as a second language)/efl (english as a.
Extensive reading for efl learners a
The journal of extensive reading, a refereed online research journal, seeks high-quality, empirically-researched and theoretically-sound articles on the efficacy of extensive reading methods and outcomes in various teaching and learning contexts submissions related to reading and other language skill development through extensive reading, especially but not exclusively related to second and. Hi alan thanks for the timely reminder of the value of extensive reading one think that i've come to appreciate as both a language learner and a language teacher is the value of repetition. With internet resources, efl learners can enhance their extensive listening both inside and outside the classroom in this paper, i first review the literature and show the benefits of and rationales for extensive listening using internet recourses in.
- Participants were 24 fifth grade turkish efl learners studying in a private k-12 school in - what is the relationship between differentiated extensive reading lessons and students’ international online journal of education and teaching (iojet) 2017, 4(4), 290-315.
- Accessible online reading opportunities produced for and/or by efl/esl learners can form a useful supplement to an extensive reading program for learners unable to efficiently process and comprehend many unsimplified texts.
Using internet resources for extensive reading in an efl context trung ngoc dao tuyen quang high school for the gifted and talented abstract creating an english-learning environment in which learners are highly motivated is sometimes challenging for. This paper aimed to research about the influence of extensive reading on learners’ attitudes in english as a foreign language (efl) contexts, after a five-month period of supplementary activities in a university reading class. In this paper we review the literature on extensive reading, examine its nature as a procedure for teaching esl/efl reading, and present a model for an extensive reading component of an esl/efl curriculum.