Dana Chahal
University of Melbourne
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#1Dana Chahal (University of Melbourne)H-Index: 1
#2Juana Maria Rodriguez (VU: Victoria University, Australia)
Last.Britta Schneider (Monash University)
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ABSTRACTIn times of widening participation, Australian universities trade on notions of diversity, framing themselves as hospitable places of access and inclusion. In this space, Academic Language and Learning (ALL) practitioners may be seen as extending the welcome of the university through practices aimed at addressing students’ diverse needs. These include identifying students ‘at-risk’ of failure and attrition, conducting one-to-one appointments, and embedding academic literacies by team-tea...
#1Dana Chahal (University of Melbourne)H-Index: 1
This paper aims at describing the intonational patterns occurring in Lebanese Arabic. The dialect used is the one spoken in Tripoli. No study of Lebanese Arabic intonation (let alone the Tripoli dialect) has been previously carried out. Research on other varieties of Arabic is either impressionistic (ex. Haydar and Mrayati, 1985) or uses the British school tradition of intonational description (ex. Rammuny, 1989; Alharbi 1991; and Kharrat 1994). The framework adopted in the present study, on the...