Teaching and researching writing

Yigitoglu, Nur


Looking for contact-induced language change: Converbs in heritage Turkish
TURAN, DİLEK; ANTONOVA ÜNLÜ, ELENA; Sağın Şimşek, Sultan Çiğdem; Akkus, Mehmet (SAGE Publications, 2020-05-26)
Aims and objectives/purpose/research questions:
Learning Turkish
Spitzer, Leo (Modern Language Association (MLA), 2011-05-01)
Emigration is translation. Written by Leo Spitzer in 1934, “Learning Turkish” offers a glimpse into the historical circumstances of his and other German academics' exile in Istanbul—an exile that plays a foundational role in comparative literature, as Erich Auerbach, Edward Said, Aamir Mufti, and Emily Apter have argued. Spitzer's attempt to analyze the characteristics of the Turkish language while that language was transforming amplifies recent critical attempts to understand “modern Turkey's nation-based ...
Going beyond the post-observation's interactional agenda: The observers’ references to their practices and pedagogical understandings
Topal, Pınar; Yiğitoğlu Aptoula, Nur (Elsevier BV, 2022-6)
The recent proliferation of studies on the language of reflection unveiled post-observation conferences (POC) as an essential setting in teachers’ professional development. As the studies on these conferences have mainly focused on pre-service settings, research on in-service context where the peers are the providers of feedback remains limited. In an attempt to address this gap, this study micro-analyzes the video recordings of 14 in-service POC sessions at an English preparatory school with the theoretica...
Promoting spontaneous speech in the EFL class
Norman, U (Wiley, 1996-12-01)
A common concern of teachers of English as a second or foreign language is how to stimulate their students to use English in spontaneous speech beyond the mechanical level of many textbooks. This article outlines a set of classroom activities to promote free oral interaction for EFL students at the intermediate level. Basically, an initial stage of individual preparation is recommended in order to give the students some confidence to use English freely in class. The responsibility of searching for topics an...
Language Teacher Psychology
Peker, Hilal; Toprak Çelen, Esma (Wiley, 2020-06-01)
Citation Formats
N. Yigitoglu, Teaching and researching writing. 2016, p. 192.