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Conference Schedule

Venue: Promenade Hotel, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia Day 1: 22 October 2013 (Tuesday)
Time 7.00 a.m.8.30 a.m. 8.30 a.m.9.50 a.m. 9.50 a.m.10.10 a.m. 10.10 a.m.11.10 a.m. Time 11.20 a.m. 12.50 p.m. Rafflesia Ballroom 1 Parallel Session 1.1 Session Chair: Mr John Mark Storey Topic Area: Language in Tertiary Education Navigating Change in a Tertiary Level Setting: A Case Study of Curriculum Change in a University Language Centre in Hong Kong (P015) Didem Aydin Activity Registration (Venue: Bougainvilla Room 2) Opening Ceremony (Venue: Rafflesia Ballroom 1) Refreshments Keynote Session (Venue Rafflesia Ballroom 1) Speaker: Professor John M. Swales Title: Features of American Academic Speech and Their Implications for English for Academic Purposes Bougainvilla Room 1 Parallel Session 1.2 Session Chair: Dr Jeannet Stephen Topic Area: Dialects and Dialectology Melati Room Parallel Session 1.3 Session Chair: Dr Halina Sandera Mohd Yakin Topic Area: Language and Short Stories Constructing Young Masculinities Representations from Selected Stories from Japan and Malaysia (P004) Teh Chee Seng & Malachi Edwin Vethamani Orkid Room Parallel Session 1.4 Session Chair: Dr Lai Yew Meng Topic Area: Language Diversity and Identity Intercultural Media Communication: Television Talk-shows as a Means to Pervasive Globalization (P022) Marcel Burger

Maintenance of Mother Tongue: Patterns of Language Choice at the Malaysian-Thai Border (P021) Norsimah Mat Awal, Mohammad Fadzeli Jaafar, Mohammed Azlan Mis & Hayati Lateh

ESL, ESB, NESB or (N)ESB A Linguistic Profile of Students in Three Faculties at Tshwane University of Technology (P122) Helena Kruger-Roux

Kecenderungan Penggunaan Dialek Tempatan dalam Kalangan Mahasiswa UPSI (P090) Mohd Taib Ariffin, Mohammed Zin Nordin, Khairul Azam Bahari & Azlita Zakaria Code-Switching between the Standard Thai and the Northeastern Thai Dialect of Radio DJs in Thailand (P106) Metta Fongrit & Rattana Chanthao

A Stylistic Analysis of a Selected Short Story in Agnes Newton Keiths Land Below the Wind: Narratorial Shift, Ambivalence and Mimicry in Colonial Writing (P140) Mohammad Rashidi Pakri & Elizabeth Joanny Openg Storybook Read-Alouds to Enhance Students Comprehension Skills in ESL Classrooms: A Case Study (P145) Ainon Omar & Maizatulliza Muhamad

Manipulative Language and Loss of Identity in Harold Pinters The Birthday Party: A Pragmatic Study (P049) Khorshid Mostoufi

Kesilapan Penggunaan Imbuhan Bahasa Melayu Oleh Pelajar Asing Di Institusi Pengajian Tinggi Awam (P211) Umaimah Kamarulzaman Noriza Daud &

Bahasa PLU: An Exploratory Study of Language Use among Gay Men in Malaysia (P057) Collin Jerome

Dealing with Writing Deficiencies at Tertiary Level (P239) Shabbir Ahmed

The Use of Language and Dialect at Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, Malaysia (P131) Isma Rosila Ismail, Jill Lawrence & Che Hasniza Che Noh

Cerpen Kadazandusun Dalam Konteks Kurikulum (P224) Henry Bating

Identity in Interaction in the Language Classroom: a Multimodal Approach (P161) Paul Stone

12.50 p.m. 2.00 p.m. 2.00 p.m. 3.30 p.m.

Lunch Parallel Session 2.1 Session Chair: Ms Brenda Wright Topic Area: Language and Culture Amalan Perubatan Tradisional Masyarakat Melayu Sarawak (P069) Rosnah Mustafa, Radina Mohd Deli, Monaliza Sarbini-Zin & Wan Robiah Meor Osman Parallel Session 2.2 Session Chair: Ms Nor Arifah Mohd Nor Topic Area: Translation and/or Interpretation Translating Freezes: Universals or Cultural Determinants? (P005) Jamal alQinai Parallel Session 2.3 Session Chair: Ms Noorafini Kassim Topic Area: Language and Communication Communication Aptitude and Academic Success (P009) Malissa Maria Mahmud Parallel Session 2.4 Session Chair: Ms Loh Yoke Len Topic Area: Language Learning Implicit and Explicit Knowledge of First Year College Students (P014) Selwyn A. Cruz

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Language and Culture: The Nonseparable Twins (P082) Ibrahim Garba Satatima

Kaedah Penterjemahan Kata Sendi Bahasa Cina-Bahasa Melayu (P026) Goh Sang Seong

Tanda dan Simptom Kecacatan Komunikasi Lisan Murid-murid Pendidikan Khas (P091) Hj Abdullah bin Yusoff, Che Rabiaah Mohamed, Che Noorwani Che Wil, Farah Dilla Ramli & Nik Azhar Nik Ab Rahman

IDCA Model: Creating the Balance between Examination-Oriented Activities and Meaningful Language Learning (P151) Cynthia C. James

Addressing Student Diversity via Culturally Responsive Pedagogy (P100) Tengku Nor Rizan Tengku Mohd Maasum, Nooreiny Maarof & Manisah Mohd Ali Dont Speak Local Languages: Tracing Linguistic and Cultural Implications of Language Policies in the English Medium School in Pakistan (P139) Syed Abdul Manan Khemlani David 3.30 p.m. 3.50 p.m. 3.50 p.m. 5.20 p.m. Refreshments Parallel Session 3.1 Session Chair: Ms Mariama Berbiche Topic Area: Language Learning Patterns of Textual Borrowing in the Argumentative Writing of Korean University Students (P043) Junghwa Lee & Hohsung Choe & Maya

A Study of Manipulation in News Translation: A Narrative Account (P121) Ali Jalalian Daghigh & Rokiah Awang

Strategi Komunikasi Lisan Formal Dalam Kalangan Kejuruteraan (P192)

Secara Pelajar

The Learners Viewpoint of EAP Course and Academic Writing (P173) Wan Hurani Osman, Kemboja Ismail & Saadiyah Darus

Noor Asliza Abdul Rahim & Normaliza Abd. Rahim Translation and Interpretation: An Instrument for the Dissemination of Franco-African Esthetic Value (P236) Odudigbo Mercy Eghonghon Shakiratul Hanany binti Abd Rahman Cant Live without My FB, LOL: The Influence of Social Network Sites on the Communication Skills of TESL Students (P220)

Kesan Penggunaan Perisian Asas Membaca Terhadap Pencapaian Membaca Murid Peringkat Prasekolah (P195) SurayaTarasat & Aisah Daud

Parallel Session 3.2 Session Chair: Associate Professor Dr Jason Miin-Hwa Lim Topic Area: Grammar Learning The Teaching of Grammar in Malaysian ESL Classrooms (P147) Maizatulliza Muhamad & Ainon Omar

Parallel Session 3.3 Session Chair: Ms Irma Wani Othman Topic Area: Language and Society Bukan Mangsa Peperangan Tetapi Mangsa Budaya: Satu Kajian Terhadap Karya Sandakan Brothel No. 8 (P061) Lau Yoke Lian

Parallel Session 3.4 Session Chair: Ms Sabariah Abd. Rahim Topic Area: Linguistics and/or Translation

Perbandingan Pembentukan Kata Adjektif Bahasa Melayu dan Bahasa Sepanyol dari Sudut Morfologi (P017) Mariyati Binti Mohd Nor

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Do MFL Learners in Malaysia Need Mandarin for Travelling? (P118) Low Hiang Loon

Grammar Efficacy and Grammar Performance: A Study of Arabic Language Learners (P187) Nik Hanan Mustapha & Nik Farhan Mustapha

Cabaran dan Reaksi Pelaksanaan Bahasa Kebangsaan dalam Bidang Pentadbiran dan Pendidikan di Malaysia, 1957-1966 (P065) Sharifah Darmia binti Sharif Adam Analisis Kesalahan Penggunaan Bahasa Papan Tanda Perniagaan (P086) Mohammed Zin Nordin, Mohd Taib Ariffin, Khairul Azam Bahari & Siti Munirah Md. Zukhi Signifikasi Konsep Ruang Dan Masa Dalam Adat Kematian Bajau (Signification in the Conception of Space and Time of the Bajau Death Custom) Halina Sendera Mohd. Yakin

Reactions to Characterisation of Ethnic Groups in Sarawak Newspapers (P146) Su-Hie Ting & Collin Jerome

Pengaruh Budaya Tempatan Dalam Pembelajaran Bahasa Arab Di Sekolah (P183) Mohd Zuhir Bin Abd Rahman & Mohd Azidan Bin Abdul Jabar Learning Strategies in French as a Foreign Language in Malaysia: A Case Study of UNIMAS Undergraduate Students (P198) Alpha Bodian

Students Feedback on the Integration of Grammar Units and Occupational Topics in Their Grammar in Practice Course: A Pilot Study (P225) Kamsilawati Kamlun & Priscilla Shak Persamaan dan Perbezaan Sebutan dan Makna Dalam Dialek Bahasa Kadazandusun (P235)* Dayu Sansalu

Simbolisme Haiwan dalam Peribahasa Melayu (P210) Noriza Daud, Umaimah Kamarulzaman & Noor Hidayu Parlan Translation, Mediation: A Case Study of the Persian Dubbed Version of Mr. Poppers Penguins (P216) Mohammad Sadegh Kenevisi & A. G. Aniswal

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Day 2: 23 October 2013 (Wednesday)


Time 8.00 a.m. 9.30 a.m. Rafflesia Ballroom 1 Parallel Session 4.1 Session Chair: Mr Juwahir Kayan Topic Area: Language, Attitudes and Beliefs The Training ESL Classroom to the Teaching ESL Classroom : An Investigation of the Language Learning Beliefs of Non-TESL Option Pre- service Teacher Trainees in a Teacher Training Institution (P094) Shubashini Suppiah Developing Primary School Students Interest in Learning English as a Second Language (P199) Dk Yusimah Pg Hj Amjah Mechtild Tronnier Sikap Dan Motivasi Pelajar Terhadap Pembelajaran Bahasa Melayu (P201) Zaliza Mohamad Nasir & Zaitul Azma Zainon Hamzah Legitimation of the Discourse of Learning Economy in the Estonian Educational Politics (P152) Katrin Aava Pronunciation Errors among Malaysian Undergraduates in English for Oral Communication Course (P228) Chelster Sherralyn Jeoffrey Pudin Language Use in the University: A Clash of Policies (P079) Lynn M. Besa Persuasive Styles for Todays MultiFaceted Consumers (P112) Anne A. Christopher Interaction between Stress and Syllable Final Consonants: Does Stress Facilitate the Production of Final Consonants for Vietnamese L2 Learners of Swedish? (P184) Communicative Competence of Secondary Senior Students: Language Instructional Pocket (P068) Charita B. Lasala Bougainvilla Room 1 Parallel Session 4.2 Session Chair: Ms Mayumi Ike @ Nadia Abdullah Topic Area: Language and Discourse The Ideology of Indonesian Television News Program (P074) Umar Fauzan & Stain Samarinda Noor Fadhilah Mat Nayan Melati Room Parallel Session 4.3 Session Chair: Ms Veronica Petrus Atin Topic Area: Phonetics, Phonology and Pronunciation English Pronunciation: Finding a Voice and Identity in Multi-lingual Malaysia (P148) Orkid Room Parallel Session 4.4 Session Chair: Ms Kamsilawati Kamlun Topic Area: Language Learning or Language Use Introducing a Regional Language Using Text Searching Software (P063) Radia Hannachi & Rgis Kawecki

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A Study of the Contextual Situatedness of English Langauge Teachers Beliefs and Practices about Form-Focused Instruction: A Case Study in Sandakan District, Sabah (P217) Shafaq Fayyaz & Hamzah Md. Omar 9.30 a.m. 9.50 a.m. 9.50 a.m.11.20 a.m.

Analysis of the Moves of the Literature Review Sections of PhD Theses (P172) Yasmin Hanafi Shamsudin Zaid & Sarimah

Variations in Arabic Consonant Pronunciation among Filipino Expatriates in the Western Region of K.S.A. (P237) Mona Beshr

English as a Global Language in the 21st Century: Its Place in Banking (P127) Chan Swee Heng & Ain Nadzimah Abdullah

Refreshments Parallel Session 5.1 Session Chair: Mr Chua Yong Wei Topic Area: Discourse Analysis Pragma-Discoursal Study of TurnTaking in Arabic Conversations with Special Reference to the Glorious Quran (P046) Mohammad Abdul-Qadir Ajaaj Analysing the Genre of Sales Letters: The Case of Book Marketing (P088) Hajibah Osman Multiple Languages Purposes (P096) Wahiza Wahi for Academic Gagasan Pendaulatan, Pemodenan dan Pengantarabangsaan Bahasa Melayu: Penelitian Awal Terhadap Pemikiran Intelektual Melayu Di Sarawak, 1950-an (P044) Nordi Achie Implicature and Political Discourse Translation: A Relevance-theoretic Approach (P138) Mohammad Saleh Leelany Ayob Sanatifar & The Challenges in the Reading of Legal Cases: Students Perspectives (P102) Adlina Ariffin Norhayati Binti Idris Paramjit Kaur & Noor Aida Mahmor Program Integrasi Budaya Martabat Bahasa Wahana Pemersatuan Bangsa 1 Malaysia (P204) Stylistic and Pragmatic Approaches in Teaching English Literature: A Srilankan Experience based on the Research Conducted with the Text Prescribed for G.C.E O/L in Srilanka (P078) Jude Naveenraj Examining the Role of the English Literature Component in the Malaysian English Curriculum (P117) Parallel Session 5.2 Session Chair: Ms Kang Myoung Sook Topic Area: Language for Academic Purposes Genre Analysis on Research Article Introductions (P059) Ma. Vivienne J. Segumpan Siti Ajar Hj Ikhsan & Safiah Ahmad Parallel Session 5.3 Session Chair: Dr Mohd Sohaimi Esa Topic Area: Language, Power and Society Kontrak Sosial dalam Pengajaran dan Pembelajaran Lisan: Tinjauan terhadap Perspektif Pelajar (P033) Parallel Session 5.4 Session Chair: Ms Priscilla Shak Topic Area: Language and Literature Pre-Service ESL Teachers Communication About Literature (P067) Mariyatunnitha binti Shari

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Persuasive Devices in Spatially Limited University Websites (P167) Suzana Hamzah & Hajibah Osman

Rhetorical Stages in the Introduction Sections of Forestry Research Reports: Implications for the Preparation of Teaching Materials (P221) Renu Joseph, Jason Miin-Hwa Lim & Nor Arifah Mohd. Nor

Kepentingan Mempertajam (P218)

Bahasa Kemahiran

Dalam Berfikir

Penonjolan Emosi Tenaga Dalam Novel Zaharah Nawawi (P156) Nordiana binti Hamzah

Khairiah Binti Mohd Yassin

11.20 a.m. 12.50 p.m.

Parallel Session 6.1 Session Chair: Ms Chang Siew Lee Topic Area: Language for Academic Purposes Analysis of Reporting Verbs in Masters Theses (P035) Nor Azma Manan & Noorizah Mohd Noor

Parallel Session 6.2 Session Chair: Dr Arulselvan Raju Topic Area: Language and Literature Peranan Pengarang Tradisi dalam Melahirkan Masyarakat Pemikir (P019) Norazimah Bt Zakaria

Parallel Session 6.3 Session Chair: Dr Khairiah bt Mohd Yassin Topic Area: ICT and Language Learning Standards for Designing and Producing Linguistic Software to Address the Weaknesses in Reading at Omani First Basic Education Cycle's Schools (P029) Fatma Al-Busaidi, Ali Al Musawi, Abdullah Al-Hashmi, Ali Mahdi Kazem & Salim Al-Khayfi

Parallel Session 6.4 Session Chair: Ms Alice Alim Topic Area: Language Teaching and Learning Pengajaran Bahasa Melayu Sebagai Bahasa Asing Kepada Pelajar Negara China: Sebuah Catatan Pengalaman Di Universiti Sains Malaysia (P042) Mazlina Baharudin & Razalina Radzi

A Genre Analysis of Non-law University Students Experience in Applying CRARC for Legal Problem Questions (P105) Chong Pit Kee & Lee Kean Wah The Usage of Colligations of Prepositions among Malaysian Law Undergraduates: A Needs Analysis Study (P119) Kamariah Yunus & Suad Awab

Metafora Rantaian Emosi Kasih, Cinta dan Sayang: Analisis Teori Hibrid (P165) Rozaimah Rashidin & Nor Hashimah Jalaluddin Fiction and the Unconscious: Between Art and Reality (P166) Norhaili Massari, Haliza Harun & Fariza Puteh Behak

Kajian Penerokaan Buli Siber Dalam Kalangan Pelajar UMT (P075) Che Hasniza Che Noh & Mohd Yusri Ibrahim Using Teaching Presence to Nurture Knowledge Creation and Sense of Community in Online Collaborative Learning Environment (P175) Farhana Diana Deris

The Effects of Isolated and Integrated Vocabulary Teaching in Reading (P114) Jyu-fang Yu

Daya Kreativiti Kanak-kanak: Satu Kajian Kes (P170) Wan Muna Ruzanna Wan Mohammad & Vijayaletchumy Subramaniam

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Self-evaluation in Economics Research Articles: A Genre-based Investigation (P188) May Siaw-Mei Liu & Jason MiinHwa Lim 12.50 p.m. 2.00 p.m. 2.00 p.m. 3.30 p.m.

Metafora Haiwan Dalam Mitos Pembukaan Negeri Melaka: Analisis Teori Relevans (P191) Maizura Osman Jalaluddin & Nor Hashimah

Usage of English Language Materials from the Internet to Improve Students Language Performance (P215) Saripah Sinas & Sandra Sim

Pemerkasaan Pemikiran Inventif di Negara Brunei Darussalam: Satu Percubaan Awal Pengajaran dan Pembelajarannya dalam Mata Pelajaran Bahasa Melayu (P203) Aliamat Omar Ali

Lunch Parallel Session 7.1 Session Chair: Ms Margaret Chee Topic Area: Language and Discourse Discourse Markers in the Spoken Discourse of Korean College Students in the Philippines (P013) Selwyn A. Cruz & Roger Bingculado Writing to Engage Readers through Metadiscourse (P066) Helen Tan, Chan Swee Heng & Ain Nadzimah Abdullah Polarized Discourse in the News (P076) Mohammed Mahmoud Ahmed Al Sayed Eissa Parallel Session 7.2 Session Chair: Mr Shariff Salleh Topic Area: Language and Society Utilising Nusantara Traditional Herbal Medicine: Construing Serat Primbon Jampi Jawi (P001) Muhammad Taufiq al Makmun Sisyono Eko Widodo Sunarto and Parallel Session 7.3 Session Chair: Ms Chelster S.J. Pudin Topic Area: Corpus and/or Lexicography Medan Maklumat Dalam Kamus Ekabahasa Melayu (P109) Chong Oi Chin & Vijayaletchumy a/p Subramaniam Kekuatan Dan Kelemahan Kamus Dwibahasa Dalam Membantu Penterjemah (P180) Anida binti Nasuka dan Siti Nuur Roihan binti Saidin Entri Dialek Melayu Dalam Penyusunan Kamus Dewan (P197) Noor Roza Binti Hassan Parallel Session 7.4 Session Chair: Ms Junaidah Januin Topic Area: Semantics and/or Pragmatics

Bohong Sosial atau Bohong Sunat dalam Respons Pujian: Satu Kajian Pragmatik (P064) Wan Robiah Meor Osman
The Development of Personal Names in Kudus, Central Java, Indonesia (P072)

The Social Language as an Indicator of Social Presence in Online Journalism (P073) Mahmoud Hamdy Abd el Kawy Bahasa, Cerdik Budaya dan Dikotomi Kejayaan Akademik Ekspatriat Institusi Pengajian Tinggi Awam Malaysia (P232) Irma Wani Othman, Norazah Mohd Suki & Muhammad Safuan Yusoff

Sahid Teguh Widodo

Vocabularies in the Head Lines of Local Newspapers in Thailand: Semantic Concept(s) (P097) Nanteya Chanthao Panchote & Rattana

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Metadiscourse and Mind Style: Making Sense of the Narrator in William Goldings Miss Pulkinhorn John Mark Storey 3.30 p.m. 3.50 p.m. 3.50 p.m. 5.20 p.m.

Etnik, Bahasa dan Strategi Sosial Dalam Kalangan Akademik Ekspatriat Institusi Pengajian Tinggi Awam Malaysia (P233) Irma Wani Othman, Muhammad Safuan Yusoff & Norazah Mohd Suki

Analisis Leksikografi Perkataan ( ( ( ( ) Dalam Al-Quran Al-Karim: Antara Pisang ( ( ( ( ) Dan Umm Ghailan ( ( ( ) (P209) Saipol Barin

Metafora Konsepsi dan Skema Imej dalam Skrip Teater Wangi Jadi Saksi (P162) Ruzanna Md. Ruslan & Rozaimah Rashidin

Refreshments Parallel Session 8.1 Session Chair: Associate Professor Dr Andreas Totu Topic Area: Indigeneous and/or Minority Languages The Bhuniputra Misings of Assam, North-east India: Their Struggle for Ethinic Identity (P051) Deepanjali Gogoi Haliza Harun, Norhaili Massari & Fariza Puteh Behak Learning Language and Culture through Indigenous Knowledge: A Case Study of Teaching a Minority Language (Mon) in a Majority Language (Thai) School Setting (P169) Itsarate Dolphen Language Choice and Coconstruction of Solidarity within Interethnic Communication in Kiudang/Mungkom (P176) The Role of Input Enhancement in the Second Language Acquisition of English Passive Voice (P124) Hoda Bakori Developing ESL Learners Creative and Critical Thinking Skills through Literary Response (P055) Khairul Husna Abdul Kadir, Tengku Nor Aplikasi Konsep Ansur Maju dalam Pembelajaran Sebutan Konsonan Arab Peringkat Awal Pembelajaran (P142) Zarima Mohd Zakaria, Nik Mohd Rahimi, A Longitudinal Study of the Effect of Massed and Spaced Vocabulary Learning (P107) Jyu-fang Yu Difficulties in Learning English in Tribal Region Ref: Jawhar Maharashtra (P054) Shailesh Bagdane Parallel Session 8.2 Session Chair: Mr Chua Yong Wei Topic Area: Vocabulary and/or Grammar Learning Use of L1 as a Mediational Tool for Understanding Tense/aspect Marking in English: An Application of Concept-Based Instruction (P030) Parallel Session 8.3 Session Chair: Ms Chelster S.J. Pudin Topic Area: Language Teaching and/or Learning Complexity of Georgian (P016) Tamar Makharoblidze Parallel Session 8.4 Session Chair: Ms Chang Siew Lee Topic Area: Phonetics, Phonology and/or Pronunciation The Implementation of the Phonics Method in the New Standards-based English Language Primary Curriculum (P101) Rabindra Dev Prasad, Nooreiny Maarof & Hamidah Bt. Yamat @ Ahmad Accent Attitude: Reactions to English as a Lingua Franca (P111) Paramjit Kaur

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Hjh. Dyg. Fatimah binti Hj. Awg. Chuchu & Najib Noorashid The Marking of Aspect in West Coast Bajau (P202) Mark T. Miller Towards a Winning Business Proposal: The Roles of the Technical Vocabulary (P214) Jeannet Stephen, Priscilla Shak, Adeline Tam Yin Ling, Dyana Chang Mui Ling

Rizan Tg. M. Maasum & Ravichandran Vengadasamy Dialogue Template: An Alternative Tool in Developing ESL Learners Oral Fluency (P058) Mardiana binti Idris and Mohamad Hassan bin Zakaria

Fatimah Suo Yam Mei, Mohamed Ahmed Salih & Abdelmuniem Mohamed Ahmed Elamin How Loanwords Can Rebalance a Consonant System: The Case of Long Terawan Berawan (P200) Jrgen M. Burkhardt

Day 3: 24 October 2013 (Thursday)


Time 8.00 a.m. 9.30 a.m. Rafflesia Ballroom 1 Parallel Session 9.1 Session Chair: Dr Nordi Achie Topic Area: Kadazandusun Language Genre Puisi Lisan Kadazandusun Tradsional (Sudawil): Bahasa Perlambangan dalam Sudawil Percintaan dan Kasih Sayang dari Dimensi Alam dan Budaya (P060) Norjietta Julita Bt. Taisin Common Errors of Learners of Kadazandusun as a Foreign Language in UMS (P084) Wiki as a Collaborative Tool for MultiAuthored Article Writing (P164) Samira Y. Kakh & Wan Fara Adlina Wan The Pragmatics of Complimenting in the Iban Community of Sarawak, Malaysia (P047) Taska Bahasa Warisan dan Pendidikan Berbilang Bahasa (PBB) (P132) Joemin Bin Maratin Bougainvilla Room 1 Parallel Session 9.2 Session Chair: Ms Gan Lee Ping Topic Area: ICT and Writing Learning Business English Writing Skills: Sabahan Students Go Blended (P103) Deborah Leduning & Lee Kean Wah Derek Irwin Melati Room Parallel Session 9.3 Session Chair: Mr John Mark Storey Topic Area: Language and Discourse Interactions of Gender and Genre: Robert Munschs The Paper Bag Princess as a Subversive Tale (P028) Orkid Room Parallel Session 9.4 Session Chair: Ms Kamsilawati Kamlun Topic Area: Language, Culture and Society Whose Story? A Systemic Functional Perspective on Mariah (P045) Tan Swee Mee & Teh Chee Seng

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Veronica Petrus Atin The Reception of Kadazandusun University Students towards the Kadazandusun Column in Sabah Local Newspaper(s) (P231) Andreas Totu Word Avoidance in Begak and Kimaragang Dusun (P174) Nelleke Johansson

Mansor Evidence-based Perspectives on Hybrid Learning in a Sophomore-Level Writing Course (P190) U-maporn Kardkarnklai

Christine Jacqueline Runggol & Simon Philip Botley Indirectness in English Requests among Malay University Students (P126) Farahnaz Mohd Khalib and Asma Tayeh Naginder Kaur An Analysis of Repair in Conversation in English Classroom (P135) Mohammad Azannee Haji Saad, Siti Rabiah Haji Nasrudin & Roziah Mohamed Rasip Signifikasi Konsep Ruang Dan Masa Dalam Adat Kematian Bajau (Signification in the Conception of Space and Time of the Bajau Death Custom) (P229) Halina Sendera Mohd. Yakin The Role of Social Sources and Cultural Tools in Encouraging Learner Autonomy among Malay Ethnic Learners (P222)

Kesan Penggunaan Perisian iMindMap Dalam Penulisan Karangan Jenis Rencana (P194) Noradinah Jaidi, Suraya Tarasat, Sri Kartika Rahman & Mohammad Yusri Abdullah

9.30 a.m. 9.50 a.m. 9.50 a.m.11.20 a.m.

Refreshments Parallel Session 10.1 Session Chair: Dr Jeannet Stephen Topic Area: Discourse and Learning Analisis al-Mafl al-Mulaq dalam Surah-surah al-Mufaal: Suatu Kajian Kemukjizatan Linguistik alQurn (P041) Bambang Muhamad Rafadi Yusoff & Saini Ag. Damit Laras Bahasa Politik Dalam Media Baru: Kajian Kes Dalam Laman Sosial Facebook (P144) Parallel Session 10.2 Session Chair: Dr Suraya Sintang Topic Area: Language and Society Parallel Session 10.3 Session Chair: Dr Anantharaman Govindasamy Topic Area: Language for Specific Purposes Needs Analysis in Reading and Writing of Engineering Students (P136) Roziah Mohamed Rasip, Siti Rabiah Haji Nasrudin & Mohammad Azannee Haji Saad Code Switching among Engineering Students in Technical Classroom (P150) Siti Rabiah Haji Nasrudin, Mohammad Parallel Session 10.4 Session Chair: Ms Wardatul Akmam Din Topic Area: Reading, Writing and Learning The Malaysian National Education Blueprint: How Do Teachers Perceive Bilinguality for the Malaysian Secondary School Student? (P128) Ain Nadzimah Abdullah & Chan Swee Heng Keberkesanan Bahan Visual Dalam Penulisan Karangan Bahasa Melayu (P193) Sri Kartika Rahman, Mesra Adikasuma

Defying Sabahs Linguistic and Ethnic Classification? Inter-language Marriages in the Ulu Labuk (P027) Sanen Marshall, Jason Lobel & Veronica P. Atin Faktor Pendorong Pelajar Asing Bertutur dalam Bahasa Melayu di Malaysia (P032)

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Tuan Nordin Tuan Kechik Oral Academic Discourse Socialisation: Challenges Faced by International Undergraduate Students in Universiti Sains Malaysia (P168) Omer Hassan Ali Mahfoodh

Siti Saniah Abu Bakar, Adenan Ayob & Siti Khariah Mohd Zubir Designing an Online Public Speaking Course (P240)* Wan Fara Adlina Wan Mansor, Mohamad Hassan Zakaria, Aminabibi Saidalvi, Nurhidayah Mohd Sharif & Norul Alima Nordin

Azannee Haji Saad & Roziah Mohamed Rasip Corpus-based Analysis of Linguistic Features in Chemical Engineering Theses (P178) Sarimah Shamsudin & Yasmin Hanafi Zaid

Metussin, Suraya Tarasat, Abu Bakar Madin & Noradinah Jaidi The Roles of Pictures in Essay Writing (P196) Kasma Mohd Hayas, Sabariah Abd Rahim & Alice Alim

A Study on Teachers Perspectives in Exercising Discourse Competence in a Blended Learning Environment of an EAP Class (P234) Junaidah Januin 11.20 a.m. 12.50 p.m. 12.50 p.m. 2.00 p.m.

Meeting the Challenging Global and Competitive Demand of the Profession: An LSP Perspective (P238)

Grammar Studies Belief: A Study among Undergraduate Students at UMSKAL (P227)

Hadina Habil, Rohani Othman, Rohayah Kahar Alam M. Sarwar & Nur-Al Huda Hashim Closing and Informal Networking (Venue: Rafflesia Ballroom 1) Lunch and Farewell

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