A STUDY ON THE READING SKILLS OF EFL UNIVERSITY STUDENTS


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Reza A. Fachrunas

Applied Linguistics 103-104

A STUDY ON THE READING SKILLS OF EFL UNIVERSITY STUDENTS

Summary

This research was conducted by Flora Debora Floris and Marsha Divina  to investigate kinds of reading skills that EFL university students have difficulty with. The researchers focused on the investigation of the reading skills of ten batch-2003-students studying at an English Department of a private university in Surabaya.  They do this study referring to Nuttal theory (1996,pp.44-124) suggest that there are three major categories of reading skills namely efficient reading skills, word attack skills, and text attack skills.

The researcher focused on seventeen reading skills and doing some steps in data collection. In doing the data collection, the writers used some steps, they are:

  1. Analyzing the kinds of reading skills which were taught in Reading One, Reading Two, Reading Three, and Reading Four classes at the department,
  2. Developing two reading tests,
  3. Developing test…

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