LANGUAGE IN INDIA

Strength for Today and Bright Hope for Tomorrow

Volume 14:4 April 2014
ISSN 1930-2940

Managing Editor: M. S. Thirumalai, Ph.D.
Editors: B. Mallikarjun, Ph.D.
         Sam Mohanlal, Ph.D.
         B. A. Sharada, Ph.D.
         A. R. Fatihi, Ph.D.
         Lakhan Gusain, Ph.D.
         Jennifer Marie Bayer, Ph.D.
         S. M. Ravichandran, Ph.D.
         G. Baskaran, Ph.D.
         L. Ramamoorthy, Ph.D.
         C. Subburaman, Ph.D. (Economics)
Assistant Managing Editor: Swarna Thirumalai, M.A.

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  • Editor's Note ...
    Dr. Vathana Fenn
  • Tools of Technology to Empower Reading Skills ...
    A. Amutha, M.A., B.Ed., M.Phil., Ph.D. Candidate
  • Grammatical Precision and English Proficiency: An Analysis ...
    Dr. Deepa Mary Francis and Dr. Susan G. Varghese
  • Significance of Grammar - Phonology, Syntax and Semantics in Technical English ...
    M. Dorairaj, M.A. (English), M.A. (D.E.), M.Ed., PGDTE
  • Text and Reality: An Enquiry on Discursive Structure ...
    Flergin Antony, Ph.D. Scholar, FT
  • The Role of Grammar In Communicative Teaching ...
    Ms. B. S. Gomathi, M.A., M.Phil.
  • Effective Communication Skills in Teaching-Learning Process ...
    Miss. Durafshaan Habeeb
  • Grammar and Style in Media Language ...
    P. Ishwaria, M.Phil. Scholar
  • Role of Grammar in Communicative Language Teaching ...
    Jayasree S., M.A., M.Phil., M.Ed.
  • The Enigma Called Green ...
    Mrs. C. Joanna Pauline, M.A., M.Phil.
  • Grammar Teaching for Grammar’s Sake or for Communication? ...
    Dr. J. John Sekar, M.A., M.Phil., PGDTE (CIEFL), PGDHE (IGNOU), PGDCE (UH), Ph.D.
  • Role of Grammar in Communicative Language Learning ...
    Dr. K. Krishnasamy
  • Revisiting Selected Concepts in Linguistics for English Language Teaching ...
    Dr. N.V.S.N. Lakshmi
  • English Language for Professional Competence ...
    S. Lalitha
  • Role of Grammar in Communicative Language Teaching for Non-Native Speakers of English ...
    Latha Krishnamurthy
  • Revisiting the Position of Grammar in Communicative Language Teaching: A Study ...
    Leena A. K., M.A., B.Ed., M.Phil., PGDELT
  • Aspects of Business Communication ...
    Mrs. P. Mary Rajeswari, M.A., M.Ed., M.A., M.Phil. MLIS., M.Phil.
    Ms. M. Daphne Rumulshiya, B.A., B.Com.
  • Teaching Grammar through Virtual Model, Kinesthetic Activities and Folklore ...
    Professor Neelam Tikkha
  • Role of Grammar in Communicative Language Teaching ...
    M. Sahana, M.Phil. Scholar
  • Significance of Prescriptive Grammar ...
    S. Sayiram, M.A., B.Ed., M.Phil.
    P.G.D.C.S., P.G.C.T.E., SLET, (Ph.D. Research Scholar)
  • Technology and the 21st Century Grammar Teaching ...
    Shafeeq C.P., M.A., M.Ed.
  • Grammar and Literary Style in Shashi Deshpande’s Novels ...
    M. Sakthi Radha and Dr. S. Parvin Banu
  • Performance Variance –
    An Authentic Challenge While Striving Towards Brilliance
    ...
    S. Sreejana, M.A., M.Phil. and Dr. K. Brindha, M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D.
  • Creating a Grammar Friendly Classroom through Technology ...
    Ms. S. Sugapriya, M.A., M.Phil.
  • Examining the Effects of Using Two Different Strategies
    for the Learning Process of Vocabulary and Its Retention Level
    ...
    Mrs. R. Suraj Begum and Dr. K. Brindha
  • Role of English Language in Business Communication –
    The Gandhian Turnabout
    ...
    Tharique Hussain K.A.
  • Making Grammar Palatable To Engineering Students ...
    Dr. S. Vijayalakshmi, M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D.
  • Role of Grammar in Communicative Language Teaching ...
    Dr. O. T. Poongodi, M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D.
  • Teaching English Grammar: Teacher's Perception and Practice ...
    Shashirekha S M
  • Grammar and Grammar Teaching: Changing Perspectives, Volume 2
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