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Vol 6, No 4 (2014)
Table of Contents
|Critical Discourse Analysis of Attributive Words Used with the word Muslim: A Corpus Based Study|
|Asma Iqbal, Malik Haqnawaz Danish, Farah Iqbal||pp. 1-11|
|Reduplication in Bilua, a Papuan Language of the Solomon Islands|
|Mahmoud S. Al Mahmoud||pp. 12-26|
|Effectiveness of Cooperative Learning in Enhancing Speaking Skills and Attitudes towards Learning English|
|Nasser Omer M. Al-Tamimi, Rais Ahmed Attamimi||pp. 27-45|
|Implications of Lexical Repetition Patterns for Language Teaching|
|Qingshun He||pp. 46-58|
|Designing ESP Materials for Nursing Students Based On Needs Analysis|
|Erikson Saragih||pp. 59-70|
|A CDA of the Ideology of Indonesian Metrotv News Report|
|Umar Fauzan, H. D. Edi Subroto, Soepomo Poedjosoedarmo||pp. 71-86|
|A Closer Look at the English Article System: Internal and External Sources of Difficulty Revisited|
|Mustafa Ali Harb||pp. 87-101|
|The Effect of Electronic Dictionaries and Hypermedia Annotations on English Major Students' Reading Compression and Vocabulary Learning|
|Ahmad Mousa Bataineh||pp. 102-115|
|Arabised Terminology Issue in the Holy Quran from a Modern and Critical Perspective|
|BasmaOdeh Salman Al-Rawashdeh||pp. 116-129|
|Teachers’ Code-Switching in a Content-Focused English as a Second Language (ESL) Classroom: Patterns and Functions|
|Muhammad Shahid Gulzar||pp. 130-153|
|Attitudes towards Standard Arabic: A Case Study of Jordanian Undergraduate Students of English|
|Turki Ahmad Ali Bani-Khaled||pp. 154-171|
|The Discoursal Arabic Coordinating Conjunction Wa (And)|
|Kelle T. Taha, Marwan A. Jarrah, Rasheed S. Al-Jarrah||pp. 172-183|
|The Election Campaign of the 16th Parliament in Jordan: A Sociolinguistic Study|
|Fatima Olimat, Mohammad A. Al-Ali, Hala Khaldi||pp. 184-199|
|Effect of Using Video Materials in the Teaching of Listening Skills for University Students|
|Kretsai Woottipong||pp. 200-212|
|An Analysis of Grammatical Errors in Writing Made by Turkish Learners of English as a Foreign Language|
|Ibrahim Abushihab||pp. 213-223|
|Convergence and Divergence Strategies in Greetings and Leave Taking: A View from the Dagbaŋ Kingdom in Ghana|
|Abdulai Salifu Asuro, Ibrahim James Gurindow M-minibo||pp. 224-237|
|Mâatha: Descrptive Study of Litigation among Chasu Speaking People|
|Erasmus Akiley Msuya||pp. 238-257|
|Reviewer Acknowledgements for International Journal of Linguistics, Vol. 6, No. 4|
|Jean Lee||pp. 258|
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