International Journal of
English and Literature

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. English Lit.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2626
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJEL
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 257

Table of Content: June 2011; 2(5)

June 2011

Exploring innovative activities in using news stories to teach advanced Chinese learners English in a multimedia way

  The basic reason of selecting English newspapers as a teaching tool is very pragmatic as English newspapers cover an array of information and knowledge and that is too within the reach of learners’ computers. The present paper aims to study issues that are interwoven with teaching English through English newspaper in an EFL (English as Foreign Language) classroom.   Key words: News...

Author(s): Wang Ping

  • Article Number: 75ADF401086

June 2011

Alma’s psyche: The battlefield of opposite drives in Summer and Smoke

  To Jung, literary works are media through which the archetypes of the collective unconscious manifest themselves. Summer and Smoke is a striking psychological drama that can be analyzed based on the Jungian psychoanalysis. So employing Jung’s theories, the research aims at exploring the main archetypes hidden in the deeper layers of Alma’s mind in Summer and Smoke. Although...

Author(s): Akram Amiri Senejani

  • Article Number: F402DBC1099

June 2011

Grammatical cohesion in students’ argumentative essay

  This study analyzed quantitatively and qualitatively the cohesive devices used by undergraduate students in their argumentative essay. One-hundred and four essays were collected and assessed by two interraters, but only 64 essays statistically qualified as the corpus of the study. Halliday and Hasan (1976) concept of grammatical cohesion was used as framework for the analysis of the essays. Reference had the...

Author(s): Josephine B. Alarcon and Katrina Ninfa S. Morales

  • Article Number: 64155281112