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Vol 6, No 1 (2014)
Table of Contents
|Teaching Collocations through Task-Based Instruction: The Case of Iranian EFL Students|
|Fahimeh Fanaee||pp. 1-11|
|The Readability of Science: Student’s Book for Junior High School Year VIII Viewed From The Lexis and Grammatical Aspects (A Content Analysis of Science Lesson of Junior High Schools of Surakarta)|
|Sri Handayani||pp. 12-25|
|Comparative Study of Number and Case Categories in English, Tatar and Arabic|
|Nailya Mingazova, Liya Shangaraeva||pp. 26-33|
|Constructing the Hashemite Self-Identity in King Abdullah II’s Discourse|
|Ahmad El-Sharif||pp. 34-52|
|Reading/Listening & the 4/3/2 on EFL Students’ Speaking Skills|
|Roya Movahed, Parvaneh Karkia||pp. 53-66|
|Informativity of Arabic Proverbs in Context: An Insight into Palestinian Discourse|
|Aseel Simak Zibin, Abdel Rahman Mitib Altakhaineh||pp. 67-83|
|Investigating the Role of Discourse Structures in Gender Representation in Los Angeles Times and Tehran Times|
|Mohammad Saber Khaghaninezhad, Maryam Rostami||pp. 84-106|
|A New Approach to Phonosemantics|
|Pramod Kumar Agrawal||pp. 107-131|
|Stylistic Analysis of “Xuma” and “Leah” in Peter Abraham’s Mine Boy: A Verbal Transitivity Process|
|Erasmus Akiley Msuya||pp. 132-152|
|Death Euphemism in English and Arabic: A Conceptual Metaphorization Approach|
|Mohamed Mazen Galal||pp. 153-170|
|The Genitive in Moroccan Arabic|
|Ahmed Ech-Charfi||pp. 171-191|
|The Persuasive Utterances in a Political Discourse (The Case Study of the Regent Election Campaign of Pasuruan, East Java-Indonesia)|
|Kani Sulam Taufik, Samiati Tarjana, Joko Nurkamto||pp. 192-208|
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