THE ATTITUDES OF TEACHERS AND STUDENTS TOWARDS USING. The Use of Students' First Language (L1) PDF documents.
Using the first language in the ESP classroom at university level Use of the first language (L1) in the English classroom has been the subject of much debate in the past few decades.. In classes where teachers use L1 are referred to as using the traditional method or the grammar translation method, whereas classes where teachers do not use L1 are referred to those that use the direct method as a teaching methodology. There has been very little research on what extend to use L1 in practice in the ESP classroom. In the other hand, finding out the perceptions of students.
This paper considers the attitudes and behaviours of university language lecturers and their students regarding the use of the L1 in the higher education L2 classroom.. Using L1 in the L2 Classroom I like 8 ways to increase L2. Confidence is an important factor and making the students feel relaxed..
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in their classroom practices. An interest in exploring this range of positions on the use of the L1 in teaching English motivated me to conduct this study. 2 L1 USE IN L2 LEARNING 2.1 Reasons for Using the L1 A number of reasons for using the L1 have been suggested in the literature (Cameron, 2001; Prodromou, 2000; Tang, 2002) . For example: вЂў explaining aspects of foreign language вЂ¦.
positive aspects of using the L1 in the foreign language classroom, in the context of the sociocultural framework. Finally, I will synthesize all of the above in a discussion section, and. toward using L1 in the L2 classroom. His results indicate that the majority of students and teachers agreed that Spanish should be used in the EFL classroom (Schweers 1999). Inspired by his research and driven by my own interest, I decided to carry out a similar study on the use of the native language in the Chinese context. However, differences exist between SchweerвЂ™s study and mine. Disadvantages of using L1 in the classroom L2 (English), use of L1. A. INTRODUCTION . Nowadays, there are many issues . one . the use of L1 in EFL classroom. English is believed as the key to survive and succeed in the coming era. However, most people have realized that learning English is not an easy matter. English is an important tool for communication which is used to interact with.