Heart Diseases

Heart Diseases Heart diseases, commonly known as cardiovascular diseases are basically conditions resulting from narrowed or blocked blood vessels which lead to heart attacks. The term heart diseases however, may refer to a wider scope of heart issues not only constrained to narrowing and blocking of blood vessels. The world over, the disease has become…

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Critique of Vowel-marking as an Interactional Resource in Japanese Novice ESL Conversation article

Critique of Vowel-marking as an Interactional Resource in Japanese Novice ESL Conversation article by Donald Carroll The article “Vowel-marking as an Interactional Resource in Japanese Novice ESL Conversation” by Donald Carroll seeks to argue that albeit vowel-marking has its roots in L1 phonological patterns, it is not oriented to by novice L2 speakers as a…

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Critique of Conflicts and tensions in codeswitching in a Taiwanese EFL classroom

Critique of Conflicts and tensions in codeswitching in a Taiwanese EFL classroom The article “Conflicts and tensions in codeswitching in a Taiwanese EFL classroom” by Raschka, Sercombe and Chi-Ling explores codeswitching (CS) as a strategy utilized by teachers in their English as a foreign language (EFL) classrooms in two commercial cram and bushibans schools in…

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