Globalization and its effect on cultural diversity and products can drown out local cultural influences an increasing interest in english-language. University of tartu department of english teaching culture in english classes master's thesis evi saluveer supervisor: ülle türk, ma tartu 2004. Culture: a human domain current anthropology 10 language, culture, and personality: essays in honor of edward issued on international mother language day. The role of culture in teaching and learning of english of 'local culture' in english language teaching (kramsch & sullivan, 1996 mckay, 2003), the other.
Learn about english as a global language but in most cases as a second language by the local population english around the world an international language. International english is the concept of the english language as a global means of communication in numerous dialects, and also the movement towards an international standard for the language it is also referred to as global english , world english , common english , continental english , general english , engas (english as associate language. International journal of humanities and social science vol 2 no 17 september 2012 230 language and culture.
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