ELF Annual Research Journal Vol - 18 (2016)

Patron

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

 

EDITORIAL BOARD

Prof Dr Ghulam Mustafa Mashori (Editor-in-Chief)
Syed Zulfiqar Ali Shah (Member)
Dr Natasha Memon (Member)

 

EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD

  1. Prof Chris Kennedy (Member)
  2. Dr Imtiaz Husnain (India) (Member)
  3. Dr Diane Potts (UK) (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 E David Waterman (France) (Member)

 

CONTENTS

01

A Correlational Study of Cognitive Reading Strategy Instruction and

Shahzad Karim and  Sumaira Qanwal

.................. 01
02 Representation of Western Culture in O’ level English Language Textbooks
Syed Waqar Ali Shah and   Habibullah Pathan
.................. 23
03 Language Shift and Maintenance: A Case Study of a Pakistani-Scottish Family
Sumera Umrani and Natasha Memon
.................. 43
04 Impact of Effective Communication Skills on Organizational Change Initiatives
Salman Bashir, Sumaiya Syed and Santosh Kumar
.................. 65
05 Investigating ESL Learners’ Reading Habits in a Pakistani University
Sanaullah Ansari, Abdul Hameed Panhwar and Sumera Umrani
.................. 85
06 Protocol Study of the Use of Semi-Bilingual (English-English-Urdu) Dictionary
Rana Faqir Muhammad Aslam, Zafar Iqbal and Naveed Ahmad Chaudhrey  
.................. 103
07 Improving English Language Listening Skills of IELTS Students through Smart Phones
Zulfiqar Ali Shah, Abrar Ahmed and Asif Ikram Anjum
.................. 123
08 Exploring the Grammatical and Lexical Structure of “Siwi Creole” in District Sibi
Sehrish Naudhani and Fouzia Rehman Khan
.................. 137
09 Pronunciation of Monophthongs and Diphthongs among Punjabi Speaking EFL Learners
Aisha Noor, Malik Ajmal Gulzar and Choudhary Zahid Javid
.................. 153
10 Hyperreal Power Patterns in Roy’s The God of Small Things: A Postmodern Analysis
Mohsin Khan and  Ghulam Mustafa Mashori
.................. 169
11 Linguistic Variation of Pakistani Fiction and Non-Fiction Book Blurbs: A Multidimensional Analysis
  Shahla Qasim and  Aleem Shakir
.................. 185
12 Unravelling Power Relations and Ideologies: A Discourse-Based Analysis of Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp
  Ifrah Ali and Tazanfal Tehseem
.................. 207
13 Discourse Style Variation among the Leading Novelists of Pakistani Fiction in English: A Multidimensional Analysis
Sajid Ali  and Sajid Ahmad
.................. 227
14 Mapping out Gender Power: A Bourdieuan Approach to Tehmina Durrani's My Feudal Lord
Ume Kulsoom Rind and Muhammad Khan Sangi
.................. 247
15 Women and Marriage in Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice and Vikram Seth’s A Suitable Boy: A Comparative Study
  Mubarra Javed and Zulfiqar Ali Shah
.................. 265
16 Tariq Ali’s Shadows of the Pomegranate Tree and Alternative Historiography
Mamuna Ghani and Sohail Ahmad Saeed
.................. 279