Centre for Language Studies UNIMAS welcomes those who are interested to pursue postgraduate studies (via research)relevant to the following fields of specialization: Linguistics/Ethno-linguistics (Particularly Borneo languages) Language Teaching, Language Learning and Language Acquisition Applied Linguistics Literature Literacy ...

I considered myself lucky (though some would say I am crazy) to be given the chance to teach English language to several groups of foreign students at a local university. Not because I get to know students from different countries, but it allows me to cope with diverse challenges in English language teaching. The students ...

Writing academic essays can be rather difficult as it requires some necessary “skills” in ensuring a piece of work remains “academic”. I would like to share a simple model (or guide) that would help you write academically. Of course, this is not “the” model that would transform you into a proficient academic writer overnight. It ...

Education does not happen only in the classroom. While ESL instructors provide the information and context of the English language, that alone may not always be effective for some students. Rather than continuing to simply provide them information in hopes they will permanently retain it, they need an opportunity to use their newly acquired English-speaking ...