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Interlanguage or Intralanguage? A study of errors in English essays produced by Swedish pupils
Halmstad University.
(English)Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor)Student thesis
Abstract [en]

People in Sweden are exposed to the English language on a daily basis. This essay aims to study to what extent the mother tongue of Swedish pupils affects their writing in English in a negative way, called negative transfer. The material is based on a collection of English essays written by Swedish students, which has been searched for errors.

Keyword [en]
Interlanguage, Intralanguage, transfer, English
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URN: urn:nbn:se:hh:diva-2498Local ID: 2082/2900OAI: oai:DiVA.org:hh-2498DiVA: diva2:239716
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Humanities, Theology
Available from: 2009-05-29 Created: 2009-05-29 Last updated: 2009-05-29

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