An Investigation of the Linguistic, Paralinguistic and Sociocultural Effects of Input on the Perception and Translation of Gerunds by Persian Speakers of English

Seyyed Ahmad Mousavi; Ali Akbar Farahani; Saleh Arizavi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , March 2014, , Pages 119-130

  In this study, it was intended to investigate the Persian native speakers’ perception of gerunds by three different elicitation techniques i.e., written, audio, and pictorial through translation. Eighty intermediate learners of English were asked to select Persian translation of the gerund formsin ...  Read More