Learning different languages sounds a little tough. English is one of theses difficult languages. In some countries, learning English is very difficult because they start learning it in a late ages. Actually, learning English is difficult because of its various vocabularies, complicated grammar, and its hard accent. English language has a lot of words. These words are not easy to remember for most of English learners. Most English words have different parts of speech like adjective, verb, and adverts. This division of English words make them not easy to remember. In some cases, it is tough not only for the foreigner students, but also for the native speaker students. Moreover, some English word have the same meanings and sometimes we can use them in different situations. As a result, English words are not easy for many students. One obvious difficult thing in learning English is grammar. English grammar has many rules that could be tough for many students. For instance, the past perfect, the past perfect continuous, and the past perfect participles. Many students are confused when they speak or write especially if they try to speak fluently, Thus, the grammar is considered one of the most difficult issues in learning English. The accent of the English language in some countries makes English a little bit tough to understand. Moreover, the American accent is not easy especially for the foreigners who are not familiar with it. Thus, the accent is not easy in understanding English. To sum up, learning English has many difficulties. These are involved with its various words, different grammar, and the accents. These problems face many foreigner students who want to learn this
DIFFICULTIES IN LEARNING ENGLISH
I am from Vietnam, and I have lived in the United States since 2013. Two years is not a long time for me to improve everything, to adapt my new life; so it is quite difficult, and has many challenges. In the first year, I had some troubles because I was always thinking about how to go to school everyday, how to find a new place, and a job. One of my biggest problems is that learning English is difficult for me because am not a native speaker, and it is a main language….
International Journal of Instruction
e-ISSN: 1308-1470 ● www.e-iji.net
July 2011 ● Vol.4, No.2 p-ISSN: 1694-609X
DIFFICULTIES IN TEACHING AND LEARNING GRAMMAR IN AN EFL CONTEXT1
Abdu Mohammed Al-Mekhlafi PhD., College of Education, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman email@example.com Ramani Perur Nagaratnam PhD., Ministry of Manpower, Oman
The role of grammar instruction in an ESL/EFL context has been for decades a major issue for students and teachers alike. Researchers have debated whether grammar….
Age problems and difficulties in leaning English as a foreign language
Since 19th century foreign language learning has been a practice for many people. That was mostly due do colonization and industrialization or economic purposes. People from different cultures came into contact to one another. They needed to talk and exchange ideas. For the colonizers, they needed to learn the language of those countries which they were invading, to understand the mentality and the culture of its inhabitants….
AND JUSTIFICATION FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNING
KUMAR KISHOR BORAH
FLASH BACK:- Of all the languages in the world today, English deserved to be regarded as a world language. It is the world’s most widely spoken language. It is the common means of communication….
FUNCTIONS ANALYSIS CHART
|Context and details of how language will be presented |
|Using Mini-situation: "you are coming home by bus. The window is closed and you feel that it's too hot. You want to open the window and you don't know the one sitting next to you so you feel it's impolite if you open it without asking….
essential steps for people learning a new language. English is not my first language, it is my third, and I have spent a lot of time and effort to going through these steps. As an individual learning a new language, I can definitely say it is hard. Believe me, there is no way that a person can learn to run before he learns how to walk; the same applies to learning a new language like English. One of my English teachers from De Anza College said, “English is one of the hardest languages in the world, so you….
English Language Education in Rural Schools of India:
The Situation, the Policy and the Curriculum
This paper attempts to bring in the issues related to English language education situation in rural schools in India, the state policy on language education, quality questions in second / foreign language education through an analysis of language policy practices and the curriculum and syllabi of five states (provinces) in the country. The language policy in school education emerged….
The Learning of English as a foreign Language
In order to communicate their ideas and survive in a society, human beings needed to use languages which vary depending on the country they live or are from. The acquisition of such languages involves no effort providing that such a process is natural. Individuals develop their communicative skill as they are exposed to the language, but when these face the learning of a second language, such a process gets complicated.
Due to globalization, an urgent….
Coming to the United States from a Spanish country means facing many challenges such as learning a new culture as well as a new language. Learning English has alway been a challenge for everyone. However, this gets worse when you’re learning English as a second language. This is because the second language English learners fears of getting bully. Another reason is that they’re scare of getting people laugh because of the way that they pronounce the words or their accent. At the same time, they scare….
English is an international language which is used officially all around the world. Anybody who wants to make connections with the world we live in should learn English. I had English language classes in my secondary and high school years. I also took some private English learning courses throughout summers in my country, Turkey. However, I could not improve my English effectively as all Turkish students in Turkey. I fully agree that English will be learned most efficiently in the boundaries of an….