The Applicability in Selection of American sitcoms as Materials for Teaching English listening and speaking
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English Sitcoms are widely welcomed by teachers and students, but it has been debatable whether they are suitable for teaching material in English teaching. Though in these sitcoms spoken English with full-filled humor is the main feature, there is still a long distance between real and Actors' lines. Through English spoken feature, we take American popular long sitcom "Friends" and "Big Bang" as the example, combined the analysis of real spoken language in the sitcom in order to dig out the suitability when we need to select appropriate teaching material.
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TY - CONF AU - Quan Sun PY - 2016/05 DA - 2016/05 TI - The Applicability in Selection of American sitcoms as Materials for Teaching English listening and speaking BT - Proceedings of the 2016 2nd International Conference on Social Science and Technology Education (ICSSTE 2016) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 323 EP - 326 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/icsste-16.2016.60 DO - 10.2991/icsste-16.2016.60 ID - Sun2016/05 ER -