The relationship between reading in L1 and EFL writing performance / Rahmah Mohd Rashid

Mohd Rashid, Rahmah (2007) The relationship between reading in L1 and EFL writing performance / Rahmah Mohd Rashid. Social and Management Research Journal, 4 (1). pp. 53-65. ISSN 1675-7017

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Abstract

Earlier studies on reading and writing relationship have shown that what is learned in reading changes as students come to terms with the process (Chall, 1996). Beginning readers are much more word bound or word oriented than those who are proficient readers and writers. As readers develop a comfortable grasp of basic word recognition and spelling, their attention begin to shift to other issues of interpretation and communication. The developmental lines of reading and writing, according to Shanahan, (1997), are sufficiently similar that the two activities can be combined successfully, in different ways, throughout literacy education.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Reading, writing, writing research, ESL/EFL students' writing performance.
Subjects: L Education > LG Individual institutions > Asia > Malaysia > Universiti Teknologi MARA
P Language and Literature > P Philology. Linguistics > Language. Linguistic theory. Comparative grammar
P Language and Literature > PE English language
Divisions: Institute of Research, Development and Commercialization (IRDC)
Depositing User: Staf Pendigitan 1
Date Deposited: 25 Sep 2015 03:01
Last Modified: 15 Jun 2016 03:02
URI: http://ir.uitm.edu.my/id/eprint/13021

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