Journal of
Languages and Culture

  • Abbreviation: J. Lang. Cult.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-6540
  • DOI: 10.5897/JLC
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 131

Table of Content: April 2010; 0(1)

April 2010

Cameroon English accent: Issues of standardization, attitudes and pedagogic concerns

  The twists and turns that the English language has undergone in Cameroon, as a result of the ecological, sociolinguistic and cultural realities of this postcolonial multilingual setting, make this New English, like other New Englishes, significantly different from older or traditional native Englishes, such as British and American Englishes. In spite of efforts made so far to describe Cameroon English at all...

Author(s): Aloysius Ngefac

April 2010

The writing performance of undergraduates in the University of Technology, Mara, Terengganu, Malaysia

  Writing well and effectively helps our students achieve three important objectives. Firstly, it reinforces the grammatical structures, idioms and vocabulary. Secondly, writing provides opportunities for our students to be more adventurous with the language, to go beyond what they have learnt and to take risks with the effects of writing. And, finally, the importance of writing lies in the ability to develop...

Author(s): Yah Awg Nik, Badariah Bt. Sani ,Muhmad Noor B. Wan Chik  Kamaruzaman Jusoff and Hasif Rafidee Bin Hasbollah