ELF Annual Research Journal Vol - 16 (2014)

ELF Research Journal Vol - 16  (2014)

Patron

Prof. Dr. Parveen Shah
Vice Chancellor, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur
 

EDITORIAL BOARD

Prof Dr Ghulam Mustafa Mashori (Editor-in-Chief)
Prof Dr Ziauddin Khand (Member)
Syed Zulfiqar Ali Shah (Member)
Mumtaz Ali Mari (Member)
 

EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD

  1. Prof Chris Kennedy (Member)
  2. Dr Imtiaz Husnain (India) (Member)
  3. Dr Diane Potts (Member)
  4. Dr J L. Milton (UK) (Member)
  5. Dr Estela Ene (USA) (Member)
  6. Dr Wee Hock Ann, Lionel (Singapore) (Member)
  7. Dr Kaplan M. Lindsay (USA) (Member)
  8. Dr Paul Tench (UK) (Member)
  9. Dr Thomas W. Meyer (USA) (Member)
  10. Dr Ena Bhattacharyya (Malaysia) (Member)

CONTENTS

01 An Acoustic Study of Hindko Nasal Vowels and Diphthongs .........................................01
Haroon-ur-Rashid and Abdul Qadir Khan
 
02. Foreign Language Anxiety and Willingness to Communicate in English .....................23
Saira Altaf and Niaz Soomro
 
03. Learner Autonomy: A Small Scale Study on Learners’ and Teacher’s Beliefs and
Practices ....................................................................................................................................45
Shahzad Karim
 
04. Teaching Children Complex Syntax Makes Them Smarter: An Approach towards
Scaffolding and Teaching.......................................................................................................69
Tazanfal Tehseem and Naima Batool
 
05 Special Purpose English- Sindhi Dictionary: An Analytical Survey................................93
Syed Zulfiqar Ali Shah and Zafar Iqbal
 
06. English Writing Competence: A Study on Social Science Students’ of Bahauddin
Zakariya University Multan .................................................................................................119
Mamuna Ghani and Iram Rubab
 
07. Stability of Consonant Clusters in Urdu............................................................................137
Mazhar Iqbal Ranjha
 
08. The Stereotype Representation of Non-Whites/Non- Christians as Others in
Shakespearean Plays The Merchant of Venice and Othello ..................................................157
Muhammad Ayub Jajja
 
09. Five Codes of Barthes in Shahraz’s Story A Pair of Jeans: A Post-Structural
Analysis……………………………………………………………….....................171
Sabah Zaib and Ghulam Mustafa Mashori
 
10. Home and Abroad: Longing & Belonging in Maps for Lost Lovers by Nadeem
Aslam…………………………………………………………………....................185
Sadaf Mehmood
11. A Comparative Analysis of Women’s and Men’s Speech in the Light of Lakoff’s
Theory…………………………………………………………………..................203
Farhat Sajjad
 
12. Appropriating Colonial Practices: A Postcolonial Study of Mueenuddin’s
Saleema…………………………………………............................................................223
Shamaila Dodhy
 
13. Pursuit of a Lost Paradise: Whitman’s Poetry in the Back Drop of Hegel’s
Theory of Unconscious……………………………….................................................243
Samina Najeeb