Hypothesis 2: The greater the students' self-perceived communicative competence
the greater their willingness to communicate.
Majority of research on the effectiveness of clickers in the classroom only compared the use of clickers to the lecture method; this study was undertaken to compare L2 learners' communicative competence
development based on the use of clickers, communicative approach and lecture method.
Patricia Dowden and Albert Cook effectively used case examples of "Genna" and "Victor" with moderate to severe disabilities throughout the chapter to assist readers' understanding of ways to build on current communicative competence
and to enhance communicative independence.
One would believe that Pakistani students of Intermediate level are being equipped with Communicative Competence
in English as Second Language (BSL) to be ready to use the target language and skill for communication in academic and social contexts at the target levels.
is knowing how to speak the specific language(s) used in the speech community and to use language appropriately in any given social situation in the community.
The focus is on communicative competence
rather than on linguistics or grammatical competence.
Toward a theory of communicative competence
. Inquiry, 13, 369-375.
ERIC Descriptors: Foreign Countries; Test Construction; English (Second Language); Communicative Competence
(Languages); Comprehension; Pronunciation; Oral English; Official Languages; Language Role; Language Tests
I had a personal encounter with communicative competence
breaking down right in my own college.
"Teaching intercultural communicative competence
through the four skills".
ICT can build up English language and acquisition of communicative competence
in secondary school students.
The promise of online learning for developing ICC (intercultural communicative competence
) in teachers