English Language Teaching Policy in Iran and Singapore: A Qualitative Meta-Analysis
English Language Teaching Policy in Iran and Singapore: A Qualitative Meta-Analysis

Reza Shahi; Reza Khany; Leila Shoja

Volume 11, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 57-78

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2022.132523.1849

Abstract
  This study intends to conduct a systematic qualitative meta-analysis that focuses on research studies into English Language Teaching (ELT) policy in Iran and Singapore. To identify ...  Read More
Reinforced Teacher Corrective Feedback and Learners’ Use of Subordination Clauses
Reinforced Teacher Corrective Feedback and Learners’ Use of Subordination Clauses

Masoud Azizi; Majid Nemati

Volume 11, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 121-142

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2022.131955.1825

Abstract
  With numerous variables mediating the way learners interact with teacher corrective feedback (TCF), one may not comment on its efficacy before such intervening variables are adequately ...  Read More
Investigating Public Speaking Anxiety Factors among EFL University Students through Online Learning
Investigating Public Speaking Anxiety Factors among EFL University Students through Online Learning

Selamat Husni Hasibuan; Imelda Darmayanti Manurung; Rini Ekayati

Volume 11, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 21-38

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2021.130092.1767

Abstract
  As in many other countries, universities in Indonesia have been closed since March 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown, and lecturers have been forced to adapt to online learning. ...  Read More
Tracking Defense Mechanisms in an EFL Setting: Pseudo-altruism on Top
Tracking Defense Mechanisms in an EFL Setting: Pseudo-altruism on Top

Melika Tazimifar; Momene Ghadiri; Zohreh Kashkouli

Volume 11, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 63-88

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2021.129384.1742

Abstract
  This paper reports the study undertaken on types of defense mechanisms used by Iranian EFL teachers. Furthermore, the significant differences between male and female EFL teachers at ...  Read More
Contribution of English Textbooks to an EFL Curriculum and Teachers’ Professional Identity: The Case of Four EFL Teachers and a Private Language School in Iran
Contribution of English Textbooks to an EFL Curriculum and Teachers’ Professional Identity: The Case of Four EFL Teachers and a Private Language School in Iran

Elaheh Tavakoli

Volume 10, Issue 3 , July 2021, , Pages 105-135

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2021.125221.1632

Abstract
  AbstractDriven by Beijaard, Verloop and Vermunt’s (2000) theory of Professional Identity (PI), this study aims to investigate teachers’ perception of their PI in relation ...  Read More
Constructing and Validating an EFL Hidden Curriculum Scale Using the Rasch Model
Constructing and Validating an EFL Hidden Curriculum Scale Using the Rasch Model

Zeinab Sazegar; Hamid Ashraf; Khalil Motallebzadeh

Volume 10, Issue 1 , January 2021, , Pages 1-32

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2020.121574.1540

Abstract
  Whether acknowledged or neglected by educators, the hidden curriculum is present in every institute. Therefore, studying the hidden curriculum is essential to understand how it functions ...  Read More
EFL Learners’ and Teachers’ Attitudes Towards Classroom Tasks and Their Effects on Task Outcome: The Case of L2 Writing Performance
EFL Learners’ and Teachers’ Attitudes Towards Classroom Tasks and Their Effects on Task Outcome: The Case of L2 Writing Performance

sara Ziaee; Mansoor Tavakoli; Mohsen Rezazadeh

Volume 10, Issue 1 , January 2021, , Pages 129-152

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2020.122785.1571

Abstract
  Task-based language teaching is defined as learning by doing or self-motivated learning. Instances regarding TBLT capabilities include team work,workshops, and constructivism . The ...  Read More
Mediation and EFL Learners’ Willingness to Communicate: A Micro Sociocultural Study
Mediation and EFL Learners’ Willingness to Communicate: A Micro Sociocultural Study

Behrouz Jamalvandi; Manoochehr Jafarigohar; Alireza Jalilifar; Hassan Soleimani

Volume 9, Issue 4 , November 2020, , Pages 449-476

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2020.117283.1465

Abstract
  Exploring various dimensions associated with classroom Willingness to Communicate (WTC) appears to have become a focal issue among researchers. Despite previous studies on WTC, there ...  Read More
The Measurement and Incorporation of ZPD Scenarios in Developing Writing Complexity in EFL Classes: Group-Wide ZPD vs. Individualized ZPD
The Measurement and Incorporation of ZPD Scenarios in Developing Writing Complexity in EFL Classes: Group-Wide ZPD vs. Individualized ZPD

Samaneh Nazerian; Gholam-Reza Abbasian; Ahmad Mohseni

Volume 9, Issue 4 , November 2020, , Pages 561-584

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2020.121821.1552

Abstract
  Despite growing interest in the studies on Zone of Proximal Development (ZPD), its operation in the forms of individualized and group-wide has been controversial. To cast some empirical ...  Read More
The Effectiveness of Flipped Learning in a Testing University Classroom: Students’ Perceptions, the Role of Personality Traits, and Successful Intelligence
The Effectiveness of Flipped Learning in a Testing University Classroom: Students’ Perceptions, the Role of Personality Traits, and Successful Intelligence

Ahmad Reza Eghtesadi Roudi

Volume 9, Issue 3 , July 2020, , Pages 349-364

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2020.119039.1494

Abstract
  Flipped learning is a rather recent practice where the teacher provides the learners with the content of the teaching and videos of his or her teaching prior to the class meeting. Students ...  Read More
Evaluation of the Latest Pre-Service Teacher Education Curriculum in EFL Context: A Testimony of Teachers, Teachers Educators and Student Teachers' Perspectives
Evaluation of the Latest Pre-Service Teacher Education Curriculum in EFL Context: A Testimony of Teachers, Teachers Educators and Student Teachers' Perspectives

Mohammad Nabi Ranjbari; Hossein Heidari Tabrizi; Akbar Afghari

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 1-24

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2019.115655.1431

Abstract
  Teacher training programs in Iran have undergone extensive investigations and modifications since the establishment of educational institutions. This interest in teacher education has ...  Read More
Shadowing and Scaffolding Techniques Affecting L2 Reading Comprehension
Shadowing and Scaffolding Techniques Affecting L2 Reading Comprehension

Abbas Ali Zarei; Hossein Alipour

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 53-74

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2019.117030.1462

Abstract
  Scaffolding and shadowing techniques have been shown to improve language learners’ reading comprehension. However, little attention has been paid to the comparative effectiveness ...  Read More
The Integrative Effect of Direct Corrective Feedback and Metalinguistic Explanation on Learners' Accuracy in using English Articles
The Integrative Effect of Direct Corrective Feedback and Metalinguistic Explanation on Learners' Accuracy in using English Articles

Golia Mohammadi; Nasim Ghanbari; Abbas Abbasi

Volume 8, Issue 4 , November 2019, , Pages 489-510

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2019.115702.1432

Abstract
  The present study was conducted to further improve the practice of written corrective feedback by integrating the two known feedback types (i.e. direct corrective feedback and metalinguistic ...  Read More
Cultural Identity among Iranian EFL Learners: the Development of a Cultural Identity Questionnaire
Cultural Identity among Iranian EFL Learners: the Development of a Cultural Identity Questionnaire

Fattaneh Abbasi Talabari; Mohammad Khatib

Volume 8, Issue 4 , November 2019, , Pages 585-612

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2019.115039.1410

Abstract
  Learning English as a foreign language in Iran has provided a novel learning milieu for language learners, giving them the capability to create the dialogue between their home culture ...  Read More
The Impact of Different Frequency Patterns on the Syntactic Production of a 6-year-old EFL Home Learner: A Case Study
The Impact of Different Frequency Patterns on the Syntactic Production of a 6-year-old EFL Home Learner: A Case Study

Muhamad Ali Rahimi; Javad Gholami; Zhila Mohammadnia

Volume 8, Issue 3 , July 2019, , Pages 311-338

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2019.113742.1377

Abstract
  This longitudinal study investigated the impact of different Frequency Patterns (FP) on the syntactic production of a six-year-old EFL learner in a home context. Target syntactic constructions ...  Read More
The Effect of EQ and Gender on Oral Cloze Performance of Simultaneous Interpreting Students
The Effect of EQ and Gender on Oral Cloze Performance of Simultaneous Interpreting Students

Gholam Reza Tajvidi; Sima Ferdowsi

Volume 8, Issue 2 , April 2019, , Pages 165-186

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2018.112455.1342

Abstract
  This research sought to investigate the relationship between simultaneous interpreters’ oral cloze performance, their emotional intelligence, and gender. In other words, the study ...  Read More
Emotioncy-Based Language Instruction: A Key to Enhancing EFL Learners' Vocabulary Retention
Emotioncy-Based Language Instruction: A Key to Enhancing EFL Learners' Vocabulary Retention

Haniyeh Jajarmi; Reza Pishghadam

Volume 8, Issue 2 , April 2019, , Pages 207-226

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2019.114399.1388

Abstract
  Given the vital role that vocabulary plays in learning a language along with the fact that sense-induced emotions are noteworthy due to their influence on cognition, this study examined ...  Read More
Effect of Self-Evaluation Techniques on Iranian EFL Teachers’ Reflective Teaching
Effect of Self-Evaluation Techniques on Iranian EFL Teachers’ Reflective Teaching

Ali Roohani; Mina Moosavi Avendi

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2019, , Pages 27-50

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2018.111374.1302

Abstract
  As reflective practice has become an influential factor in teacher professional development, teachers need some techniques to enhance their reflective teaching. In this light, this ...  Read More
Task Complexity Manipulation and EFL learners’ interactions in the process of collaborative pre-planning
Task Complexity Manipulation and EFL learners’ interactions in the process of collaborative pre-planning

Aasa Moattarian; Mohammad Hassan Tahririan; Ahmad Alibabaee

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2019, , Pages 51-78

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2018.112142.1333

Abstract
  Today, learners’ interaction and collaborative task performance have attracted increasing attention from language teachers and researchers. The present study investigated whether ...  Read More
The Effect of System-Nested, Genre-Oriented, Structurally-Mediated Writing Instruction on Academic Writing Motivation of Iranian EFL Learners
The Effect of System-Nested, Genre-Oriented, Structurally-Mediated Writing Instruction on Academic Writing Motivation of Iranian EFL Learners

Alireza Amjadiparvar; parviz Maftoon; masood yazdanimoghaddam

Volume 7, Issue 4 , November 2018, , Pages 569-598

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2019.115390.1427

Abstract
  The present study set out to investigate the effect of a newly-developed model of writing instruction in comparison with Swalesian genre approach, and the traditionally-favored product-oriented ...  Read More
Sociocultural Identity in TEFL Textbooks: A Systemic Functional ‎Analysis
Sociocultural Identity in TEFL Textbooks: A Systemic Functional ‎Analysis

Nasser Rashidi; fatemeh zolfaghari

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2018, , Pages 293-318

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2018.101749.1050

Abstract
  This study aimed at investigating shades of identity in TEFL textbooks. Most identity studies have focused on authors as knowledge producers. They have neglected authors' roles in constructing ...  Read More
Do Perceived Communication Behavior and International Posture Impact Iranian English Learners’ Communication in English?
Do Perceived Communication Behavior and International Posture Impact Iranian English Learners’ Communication in English?

Mehdi Sarkhosh; Hassan Ali Lotfi

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2018, , Pages 383-398

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2018.112098.1331

Abstract
  Many studies have been conducted on the ways of promoting willingness to communicate in learners in EFL/ESL contexts. While different scholars have undertaken studies on many of these ...  Read More
Toward the Development of a Classroom Management Strategy Model ‎for Iranian EFL Learners Using Real Observations and Participants' ‎Words
Toward the Development of a Classroom Management Strategy Model ‎for Iranian EFL Learners Using Real Observations and Participants' ‎Words

Seyed Fouad Khatib; Mohammad Sadegh Bagheri

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 143-170

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2018.107540.1196

Abstract
  This qualitative study aimed to develop a model of classroom management strategy for Iranian English as a foreign language learners. To tap into this matter, some face to face and focus ...  Read More
An Exploration of Practices Adopted by EFL Teachers for Learners with ‎Low-Incidence Disabilities in Inclusive Classes
An Exploration of Practices Adopted by EFL Teachers for Learners with ‎Low-Incidence Disabilities in Inclusive Classes

Seyyed Ayatollah Razmjoo; Naser Sabourianzadeh

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 89-110

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2018.110687.1283

Abstract
  English language is arguably one of the life prerequisites in this information era and more individuals around the world than ever before are involved in learning English language as ...  Read More
The Effect of Preview, Question, Read, and Summarize (PQRS) Strategy ‎on Indonesian EFL Students’ Writing Ability across Working Memory ‎Capacity Levels
The Effect of Preview, Question, Read, and Summarize (PQRS) Strategy ‎on Indonesian EFL Students’ Writing Ability across Working Memory ‎Capacity Levels

Vindy Ekaningrum; Bambang Cahyono; Enny Irawati

Volume 6, Issue 4 , November 2017, , Pages 435-454

http://dx.doi.org/10.22108/are.2018.104455.1124

Abstract
  This study aimed at investigating the effect of Preview, Question, Read, Summarize (PQRS) Strategy on EFL students’ writing ability by considering their working memory capacity ...  Read More