Analysis Of Speech Event
...ANALYSIS OF SPEECH EVENT INTRODUCTION: English as the language of instruction in higher education is gaining importance in countries where it has traditionally been taught as a foreign language. Research on academic spoken English started a few years ago mainly to provide teaching materials for the courses addressed to international students in the U.K. and the U.S.(Gomez 2006: 35). In the field of spoken English, Speech Events can be of various types, involving verbal interaction and communication through English. An interview, conference, group discussion, symposium, seminar, formal speech, academic lecture, student presentation, classroom teaching, conversation,...