English Blog Writing---An Effective Way in College EFL Writing Teaching
Education Journal
Volume 3, Issue 2, March 2014, Pages: 111-115
Received: Feb. 28, 2014; Published: Mar. 20, 2014
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Qin LI, College of Foreign Languages, China Three Gorges University, Hubei, China
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Abstract
English blog writing, a newly-applied communicative method based on the Internet provides a suitable and practical platform to remedy the traditional EFL (English as a Foreign Language) writing teaching. This paper tends to illustrate the importance and necessity of English blog writing by presenting the practical stages and reporting a case study with non-English majors in a Chinese university.
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English Blog Writing, College English Writing Teaching, EFL Teaching and Learning
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Qin LI, English Blog Writing---An Effective Way in College EFL Writing Teaching, Education Journal. Vol. 3, No. 2, 2014, pp. 111-115. doi: 10.11648/j.edu.20140302.21
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