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Kim, Sun-Hee – Journal of Pan-Pacific Association of Applied Linguistics, 2021
Despite the ever-increasing use of English in international business encounters, there seems to be comparatively little attention given to the interface between actual workplace communication and language programs in terms of identifying and meeting learners' needs. To fill that void, the present study reports on the routine communicative…
Descriptors: English for Special Purposes, Employees, Business Communication, Needs
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Hiromori, Tomohito; Yoshimura, Masahiro; Mitsugi, Makoto; Kirimura, Ryo – Journal of Pan-Pacific Association of Applied Linguistics, 2021
Amid the increasing popularity of task-based language teaching, task motivation is considered one of the keys to success, but motivational influence among learners has not been sufficiently addressed in the literature. The purpose of this study is to investigate the process of motivation contagion in language learning pair work. Specifically, it…
Descriptors: Student Motivation, Second Language Learning, Student Behavior, Group Activities
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Green, Randy – Journal of Pan-Pacific Association of Applied Linguistics, 2021
The purpose of this study is to identify the perceptions of 30 Korean university students majoring in English on the use of the Korean Variety of English (KVE) as well as on a class activity that promotes its use. Designed within the framework of the English as an Intercultural Language (EIcL) paradigm (Green & Lee, 2018), which is supportive…
Descriptors: Language Variation, English (Second Language), Foreign Countries, Student Attitudes
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Kim, Gyeong-Hye; Seong, Myeong-Hee – Journal of Pan-Pacific Association of Applied Linguistics, 2021
This paper aims to lay the groundwork for better online lectures based on a survey given to students in general university English classes on their learning states and perceptions of online classes. The online classes were conducted as non-face-to-face recorded lectures at a university in Gyeonggi, Korea, during two consecutive semesters in 2020.…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Online Courses, Lecture Method, Second Language Instruction
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Li, Nanyun; Park, Hyesook – Journal of Pan-Pacific Association of Applied Linguistics, 2021
The present study aims to explore the relationships among self-efficacy, motivation, and autonomous English learning for Chinese learners. Questionnaires were administered to collect data on self-efficacy, motivation, autonomous English learning, and the English proficiency of 1,605 university students from eight universities in southern and…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Self Efficacy, Student Motivation, English (Second Language)
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Kim, Hyun-Jin – Journal of Pan-Pacific Association of Applied Linguistics, 2021
This study investigates the nature of L2 sentence processing mechanisms by examining whether or to what extent the sensitivity to prosody would affect the resolution of relative clause attachment ambiguity. The study examines how native speakers of a high attachment language would resolve the attachment ambiguity of their second language which has…
Descriptors: Suprasegmentals, Second Language Learning, Sentences, Language Processing
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Okuyama, Yasuhiro – Journal of Pan-Pacific Association of Applied Linguistics, 2020
This study aims to analyze the use of tense and aspect in academic writing in engineering with a major focus on the use of simple past and present perfect. In general, one of the most difficult items for Japanese EFL learners is the appropriate use of tense and aspect. The previous literature pointed out that ESL learners are often confused about…
Descriptors: Morphemes, Verbs, Grammar, Second Language Learning
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Lee, Minsang – Journal of Pan-Pacific Association of Applied Linguistics, 2020
This study explored the English writing strategies of Korean university students by focusing on the relationship between their study abroad experiences and English writing strategies. The theoretical framework for this study is activity theory. Activity theory explicates social phenomena including human learning, by the interaction of social…
Descriptors: Writing Strategies, English (Second Language), Second Language Learning, Second Language Instruction
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Albertson, Brendon Paul – Journal of Pan-Pacific Association of Applied Linguistics, 2020
This study reviews the current body of research into reasons for Japanese university students' reluctance toward spoken class participation in English, along with a critical review of general teaching suggestions for encouraging participation. It then identifies the limitations of teaching strategies that may not take into account certain reasons…
Descriptors: College Students, Oral Language, English (Second Language), Second Language Learning
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Kim, Bo La – Journal of Pan-Pacific Association of Applied Linguistics, 2020
Asian countries have discussed for decades the necessity of implementing multicultural education as their societies are becoming more global. With the dramatically increasing number of foreign and multiracial/biracial populations in South Korea, public education has a great need for multicultural education and Korean language teaching. However,…
Descriptors: Multicultural Education, Second Language Instruction, Korean, Role of Education
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Shen, Wei; Park, Hyesook – Journal of Pan-Pacific Association of Applied Linguistics, 2020
This paper systematically reviews the studies of working memory in second language learning in China over the past 20 years. A total of 140 studies that were published in 13 major foreign language journals during the past 20 years (2000-2019) were categorized and analyzed according to research method, educational level, and research content. For…
Descriptors: Short Term Memory, Second Language Learning, Second Language Instruction, English (Second Language)
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Negishi, Junko; Kanzaki, Hiroyuki; Yamada, Yuko; Murakami, Masumi; Ozawa, Erika; Nakamura, Yoshiyuki – Journal of Pan-Pacific Association of Applied Linguistics, 2020
This study explored appropriate speaking activities for speakers of different proficiency levels by measuring the changes in their brain blood flow with near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS). Fifty adult speakers and learners of English of various proficiency levels participated in the study by undertaking four types of task: a single-speaker picture…
Descriptors: Brain Hemisphere Functions, Speech Communication, Language Proficiency, Spectroscopy
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Akatsuka, Yuya – Journal of Pan-Pacific Association of Applied Linguistics, 2020
This study examined the effects of an approach that promotes EFL learners' critical thinking in an online EFL setting. Although recent studies have examined approaches to foster EFL learners' critical thinking, studies conducted in online settings are under-development. The participants were 31 Japanese undergraduate students enrolled in an online…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Undergraduate Students, Critical Thinking, Second Language Learning
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Lee, Hikyoung – Journal of Pan-Pacific Association of Applied Linguistics, 2020
This article critically examines the current state of a cross-cultural distance learning program (CCDLP) for English learning in an English as a Foreign Language (EFL) context, which has been running since 1998 among four universities in Korea, Japan, and Taiwan. The initial purpose of the program was to provide a networked English language…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Second Language Learning, English (Second Language), Intercultural Programs
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Koo, Jinseon; Lee, Eun-Joo – Journal of Pan-Pacific Association of Applied Linguistics, 2020
This study investigates the effects that three different test presentation formats, i.e., written Korean, written English and aural English, have on EFL learners' listening comprehension. A total of 169 Korean college students participated in this study. The participants were divided into six groups, by three presentation format types and two…
Descriptors: Second Language Learning, Second Language Instruction, English (Second Language), Native Language
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