English for Oral Communication

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PREPARED BY:
HASLIZA BINTI HASHIM
I/C NO :

KOD KURSUS /COURSE CODE
OUMH1303

TAJUK KURSUS /COURSE TITLE :
ENGLISH FOR ORAL COMMUNICATION

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SEMESTER /SEMESTER :
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MEI/MAY 2011 (SMP KHAS)
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TABLE OF CONTENT
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INTRODUCTION
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Introduction: importance of speaking English for study and work purposes;

basic principles of effective speaking and listening skills;

various forms of oral communication in English;

purpose of the paper and overview (see the main topics and sub-topics below).

Language plays an important role in human life. One tries to acquire, learn and use language as a means of communication, and simultaneously as social symbol of humanity. By using language someone could make statements, convey facts and knowledge explain or report something, and keep social relations among the language users. These indicate that by means of language, people can express their ideas, feeling and information through communication.

As one of language in the world, English is considered and applied as international language. Since then, it is very popular and has been spoken and learnt by almost people in the world. There are some reasons why English is important and many people attempt to learn it. Some of them are: for finding job, travelling, interacting one each other, doing business, taking examination, doing research, writing in the foreign language and many more.

In such developing country like Malaysia, English has a vital role in all aspects of life, particularly in science and technology. Furthermore, it can be used for developing relationships in the international forum, for reading English book especially for students from primary school up to colleges and university, this is to tighten the relationship among nations in the world. As students and as well as a teacher, we learn English are intended to obtain various knowledge, to comprehend and understand the textbooks learned in English, to gain knowledge and skills.

How oral communication works: theories of oral communication; focus on the transactional model of oral communication; how the components of the model work together; what makes the process complex. -------------------------------------------------

2.0 HOW ORAL COMMUNICATION WORKS
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Communication can be defined as a process of transferring information, feeling, ideas and thought of a person to another individual or others group of individual. It is an interactional process that consists of an action of sending information, receiving and exchanging the information between the sender and receiver. While many people think of communication primarily in oral or written form, communication is much more. Communication can be done in many forms either as verbal or non-verbal, such as body language, sign language, touch and eye-contact.

2.1. Types of Communication.

The purpose of communication is to...
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