Cankaya, Aziz and Yanik, Hayrullah and Gojayev, Asif (2012) COMMON MISTAKES IN ESL WRITING CLASSES. In: 2nd International Conference on Foreign Language Teaching and Applied Linguistics (FLTAL’12), 4-6 May 2012, Sarajevo.

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This articles deals with writing classes in ESL groups, and aims to reveal common mistakes among students in paragraph or essay writing. Approximately one hundred students were engaged in this survey and their exam paper and feedbacks from survey were used to outline this article. Mistakes in paragraph and essay writing were divided into specific chapters, common and specific mistakes were worked on. Article mainly focuses on mistakes in organization of paragraph or essay, cohesion, creativity and idea development, grammar, variety of structures, and puts forward way of elimination to these mistakes.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: mistakes, paragraph writing, organization, ESL students
Subjects: P Language and Literature > P Philology. Linguistics
Depositing User: Mr. Fatih Ozturk
Date Deposited: 11 Jun 2012 10:15
Last Modified: 11 Jun 2012 10:15

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