Research Reviews

Research Reviews

Interviews GE

Interview with Yusop Boonsuk

Interview by Jane Ra Ambele, E. & Boonsuk, Y. (2020). Voices of learners in Thai ELT classrooms: a wake up call towards teaching English as a lingua franca. Asian Englishes. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/13488678.2020.1759248, Boonsuk, Y. & Ambele, E. (2019). Who ‘owns English’ in our changing world? Exploring the perception of Thai university students in Thailand. Asian Englishes. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/13488678.2019.1669302 Journal Asian Englishes

1) What is the importance of Global Englishes (GE) for English language teaching (ELT)? Global Englishes (GE) is a phenomenon that challenges many ELT educational stakeholders who usually favor native-English conventions and raises a significant language learning question whether native English standards are still the way to go when English has gone global with pluricentricity, […]

Interview with Denchai Prabjandee

Interview by Jane Ra Prabjandee, D. (2020). Teacher professional development to implement Global Englishes language teaching. Asian Englishes, 22(1), 52-67. DOI: 10.1080/13488678.2019.1624931 Journal Asian Englishes

    1) What is the importance of Global Englishes (GE) for English language teaching (ELT)? I think GE is very important for ELT because it can prepare learners for the messy world of English use in the 21stcentury. The global spread of English challenges the taken-for-granted assumption about the notion of English, English users, […]

Interview with Fan (Gabriel) Fang

Interview by Jane Ra Fang, F., & Widodo, H. P. (Eds.). (2019). Critical perspectives on Global Englishes in Asia: Language policy, curriculum, pedagogy and assessment. Multilingual Matters. Fang Book Cover

  1. What is the importance of Global Englishes (GE) for English language teaching (ELT)? I believe both language practitioners and applied linguistics researchers of English should recognize the current linguistic landscape, where language contact is rather complex, dynamic and emergent. From a traditional EFL native-oriented perspective, in most circumstances, GE is not currently adopted […]

Interviews EMI

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