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Attitudes to English teachers' accents in the Arabian Gulf
(Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2014)
While the spread of English as a lingua franca has led to calls for multidialectal competence, EFL learners often still consider inner circle native English speaker (NES) pronunciation as their learning goal, and may ...
Recognising English accents in the community: Omani students' accent preferences and perceptions of nativeness
(Taylor & Francis, 2015-02-23)
Previous research has revealed that although EFL students may claim to prefer British/US accents they often have difficulty identifying them, especially when such accents may differ from 'standard' accents presented in ELT ...