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Mother tongue or second language?

World Congress on Reading (6th 1976 Singapore)

Mother tongue or second language?

On the teaching of reading in multilingual societies

by World Congress on Reading (6th 1976 Singapore)

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Published by International Reading Association in Newark, Del .
Written in English

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  • Edition Notes

    StatementDina Feitelson, editor.
    ContributionsFeitelson, Dina., International Reading Association.
    LC ClassificationsLB1049.95 .W67 1976a
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 111 p. :
    Number of Pages111
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4728099M
    ISBN 100872074267
    LC Control Number78016025

    of Mother Tongue in Learning English as Second Language” submitted to the Vinayaka Missions University in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy in English done by a, is a record of original and independent research work during the period of in theFile Size: KB.

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Who would have thought that a book about English would be so entertaining. Certainly not this grammar-allergic reviewer, but The Mother Tongue pulls it off admirably. Bill Bryson--a zealot--is the right man for the job.

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It provides a strong theoretical framework for a relatively new research field in is an interesting book for educators and researchers. It suggests new and serious issues about FL and SL teaching and learning.5/5(1). The Mother Tongue is the story of the evolution of the English language, from its humble beginnings as a Germanic tongue to what it has evolved into over the centuries.

So, Bill Bryson + cheap equals insta-buy for me, apparently. Too bad even Bill Bryson couldn't make this terribly entertaining/5. Book Description. This text illustrates the crucial role of the mother tongue literacy in second language acquisition by presenting findings from a comparative study conducted in primary schools in Senegal.

In addition, the volume provides an in-depth look at the linguistic history of Senegal before, during, and after French colonialism. The Impact of Mother Tongue Illiteracy on Second Language Acquisition discusses the Mother tongue or second language?

book landscape and ethnolinguistic composition of Senegal and its Mother tongue or second language? book on the second language acquisition. An in-depth analysis of children’s phonological awareness, decoding, and reading comprehension in French reveals significant disparities in Author: Moustapha Fall.

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Today, most people know more than one language and Second language acquisition or even third language learning because of many factors which influence second language learning. So, is 2nd Language Acquisition Different than Mother tongue.

Language and mother tongue also play a huge role in the development of personal, social and cultural identity. Children with a strong foundation in their first language often display a Mother tongue or second language?

book understanding of themselves and their place within society, along with an increased sense of wellbeing and confidence. Bill Bryson's classic Mother Tongue is a highly readable and hilarious tale of how English came to be the world's language/5(K).

The first language or mother tongue plays an important role in sociolinguistics, as it is the basis for people’s sociolinguistic identity. Terms like native language or mother tongue refer to an ethnic group rather than to the first language.

This all. The closer your mother tongue is to the target language, the easier you will learn it. A native speaker of English will learn German much faster than Mandarin for example. rors based on transfer of mother tongue (L1) properties into second language (L2) production are much less fre-quent than before, when language teaching took place in the grammar-translation tradition.

It is a well-known fact that adult learners do not often come to ultimate attainment and are more inclined to rely on their firstFile Size: 69KB. Mother tongue largely refers to not only the language one learns from one’s mother but also the speaker’s dominant and home language.

It’s also called native language. This study was conducted to find whether mother tongue interferences in second-language learning, and if so; whether it affects the learners’ performance in four language Author: Elif Nur Denizer.

In many research on second language Mother tongue or second language? book, the role and influences of mother tongue or first language (L1) on second language (L2) learning has always been a hotly debated issue. There have always been contradicting views about whether or not to use L1 of the students in the second language classroom.

The importance of developing the mother tongue is now widely accepted among researchers. Cummins is at the forefront Mother tongue or second language? book this discussion as he contends that knowledge in one language helps learners to understand information in another language ().

Other researchers such as Atkinson () and Kim () advocate the importance of the mother tongue in the. This description is a record of literature review whereby the finder explored previous studies and art objects of research conducted to analyze the negative effects of Arabic language interference to learning English.

It discusses the definitions and. Foreign language and mother tongue. In fact, the first book on this subject -Effects of the Second Language on the First- (edited by Cook, ) came out.

A second language learner has a tendency to transfer his habits from his mother tongue to the second language system. This transfer of L1 linguistic features to L2 is called Interlingual Interference. This interference can be of two types. Interference of the First language items with the second language items where both possess.

that exclusion of the mother tongue is a criti-cism of the mother tongue and renders it a sec-ond-class language. This degradation of the mother tongue has harmful psychological effects on learners (Nation ).

Professionals in second language acquisi-tion have become increasingly aware of the role the mother tongue plays in the EFL Size: KB. Second language: Foreign language, any language other than the native language or mother tongue. A second language usually learnt and not acquired through interaction with other.

Interference: The errors native made by carrying over the speech habit of the native language or dialect into a second language or dialect. The interference can be. sustaining the mother tongue of the young child while he or she was learning English as a second language. Parent partnership in sustaining the mother tongue was sought and explored in focus group interviews, with an action–reflection cycle used to understand the dilemma of the young second-language learner in South Africa.

While File Size: 1MB. Overwhelming evidence demonstrates that the best way to achieve this is by educating children in and through their mother tongues, alongside a second and/or third language. Ultimately, mother tongue education is about creating a level playing field, about creating equal opportunities for all, regardless of economic status, ethnic background or.

Also called a first language, dominant language, home language, and native tongue (although these terms are not necessarily synonymous). Contemporary linguists and educators commonly use the term L1 to refer to a first or native language (the mother tongue) and the term L2 to refer to a second language or a foreign language that's being : Richard Nordquist.

How does mother tongue affect second language acquisition. A new study is exploring how a person’s native language can influence the way the brain processes auditory words in a second language. Because cues that signal the beginning and ending of words can differ from language to language, a person’s native language can provide misleading.

Research has increasingly shown that learning to read in one’s mother tongue early in school helps reduce dropout rates and makes education more engaging, meaningful and enjoyable for children. Children who benefit from mother tongue instruction and learning also perform better in their second language.

native language and culture to the foreign language and culture (2). A second language learner thinks in his language, tires to express himself in the second language which results to conflicts, and this conflict is as a result of mother-tongue interference.

On exposure to a new and different language, i.e. English, the individual. A Study of the Differences between EFL and ESL for English Classroom Teaching in China.

In his book ‘ Fu ndamenta l Foreign Language, Second Language, Mother tongue and another language Author: Peng Si. Mother Tongue Interference in Learning English as a Second Language,Language learning is a great fascination, especially the learning of a Foreign and or Second Language.

Numerous studies have been carried out to establish factors that hinder and or promote language learning, among them First Language interference.

The debate on Mother Tongue Author: Robert Masinde. This text illustrates the crucial role of the mother tongue literacy in second language acquisition by presenting findings from a comparative study conducted in primary schools in Senegal.

In addition, the volume provides an in-depth look at the linguistic history of Senegal before, during, and after French colonialism. an addition on Butzkamm, ) that first language (mother tongue), which is home language is particularly important for the development of a positive self-concept and well-being of a child.

Children having the chance of maintaining their first language can extend their cognitive development, while learning other languages as a second Size: KB.

learning in their mother tongue to schooling in a second language, their first language acquisition may be weakened or even lost. Even more importantly, their self-confidence as learners and their interest in what they are learning may decline, leading to lack of motivation, school failure and early school drop-out.

Importance of Mother Tongue for Children. The term ‘mother tongue’ refers to the language a child usually learns in her home from her parents.

A child born to bi-lingual parents would have more than one mother tongue. Strong knowledge of languages helps in promoting effective communication for a : Anisha Nair.

Second language • It is the language a person learns after the first language. • People may use it for communicative purposes besides his/her mother tongue. • It may have some official status in the country. • English is the second language in India. Foreign language • Foreign language refers to a language used abroad.

A first language, native language or mother/father/parent tongue (also known as arterial language or L1), is a language that a person has been exposed to from birth or within the critical some countries, the term native language or mother tongue refers to the language of one's ethnic group rather than one's first language.

Sometimes, the term "mother tongue" or "mother language. Good Answers to Tough Questions in Mother Tongue Based Multilingual Education Good Answers to Tough Questions (GATQ) in Mother Tongue–Based Multilingual Education The idea of using local languages of instruction in the primary grades is catching the interest of governments, donors, and NGOs alike.

the only country in Southeast Asia to have instituted a national policy requiring mother tongue-based multilingual education (MTB-MLE) in the primary school years.

While studies have long supported the use of mother tongue as the language of instruction, they have primarily been conducted in community rather than national settings.

As such, littleFile Size: 1MB. Student’s Name Learning Institution Chapter 1: Introduction Background of the Role of Mother Tongue in Second Language Acquisition The process of eliminating mother tongue (MT) from teaching languages has been a major area of debate in teaching activities since the onset of the twentieth century with the implementation of the direct methods (Bono, ).

[ ]. Modern educators and linguist often refer to them as L1 speakers, while L2 means a second language that a person studies or speaks.

The concept of mother tongue. Mother tongue is not only about the language that a person learns from birth. It is also the person’s dominant language and his or her home language. The child’s local language or mother tongue is used as the foundational language of education.

Children learn oral language in Filipino and English while they learn literacy in their dominant language. Language mapping through the Learner Information System. Other Tongue: Writers Who Write in a Language Not Their Own. Home / Articles The University of Warwick in the United Kingdom even offers a course on it, called “Exophony, or Writing Beyond the Mother Tongue.” French was his second language, after Polish, and he picked up much of it as a year-old who went to Marseilles to become a.

The second language is defined as “the language pdf is not your native language but it is used in your country or region”. It is not your second mother tongue. Most of the people learn the second language for better career opportunities.

Advanta.TPR imperatives in teaching English as a second language in download pdf or ELL environment are seen as an important second language learning method (or, according to some linguists, approach).

TPR is one of the most important teaching approaches which can be adapted to a various number of teaching situations, and children really have fun doing it.What are some disadvantages of ebook mother tongue?

Essay Sample. This is our ebook language but English is becoming dominant as a global other language may be important for thoir culture & h can be used as a language in any part of the is like a universal language. It is the language of science world-wide.