Monthly Archives: April 2014

The Effects of Repetition on Vocabulary Knowledge; Ph. Durrant(2009)

Have you ever experienced “tip of tongue” diligently trying to remember the exact word or have you ever experienced a situation when looking at the word you realized that you looked  its meaning in the dictionary  thousand times , yet cannot remember … Continue reading

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Investigating the viability of a collocation list for students of English for academic purposes: P. Durrant(2009)

For this week our discussion topic was academic collocations. Throughout years many professionals in the filed tried to create  lists/ strings of collocations that would be used by EAP students. However their attempts to do that failed in most cases. This is because of … Continue reading

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