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Dictionary use and instruction in pre-basic English at the University of Puerto Rico Mayagüez
This study examines the point of view of the professors and instructors of Pre- Basic English on the role of the dictionary in the Pre-Basic English classroom. It also examines the dictionary using habits in English and ...
The design and creation of a bilingual phonemic awareness test for Puerto Rico
This thesis had three objectives. The first was to design and create a bilingual phonemic awareness test (BPAT) for Puerto Rico, where Spanish is a first language and English is a second language, learned primarily through ...
Because they said so: Life stories of four college students in Puerto Rico and the influential factors in their English learning process
This investigation used life history to understand the different factors that have influenced the current motivations to learn English and perceptions about this language of several learners at the University of Puerto ...
English in the lives of former UPRM engineering students
This thesis is a descriptive analysis of one hundred graduates of the College of Engineering at the University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez (UPRM) who work either in the United States (US) or Puerto Rico (PR). The data was ...
The creation of an English curricular unit for 10th graders in a public school in western PR
The purpose of the thesis was to create a curricular unit for 10th grade students at a public high school in Puerto Rico using a needs assessment. The assessment included answering several questions: topics students would ...
Attitudes of basic track students towards English at the University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez
This thesis examined the attitudes toward English of 238 Puerto Rican students enrolled in the Basic English sequence, including the Pre-Basic course, at the University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez Campus. The thesis also ...