SECOND LANGUAGE LEARNING ERRORS (Types of errors (Competence errors (They…
SECOND LANGUAGE LEARNING ERRORS
By mother tongue interference
Simplification, overgeneralization, hyper-
Correction, faulty teaching, fossilization, avoidance,
Inadequate learning, and false concepts hypothesized.
Types of errors
They are more serious those reflect inadequate learning.
Errors made by learners when they are tired or hurried.
Do not hinder communication and understanding the meaning of an utterance.
Involve noun and verb inflections, and the use of articles, prepositions, and auxiliaries.
Interfere with communicaion and disrupt the meaning of utterances.
Involve wrong word order in a sentence.
Indicate the learner's progress in language learning.
Provide insights into how language is learnt.
Learner gets involved in hypothesis testing.