Showing posts from October, 2012
9 th International Congress on English Grammar We are elated to host the 9th International Congress on English Grammar in VIT University, Vellore following the successes of the first eight congresses in previous years (1 st ICEG 1999, 2 nd ICEG 2004, 3 rd ICEG 2005, 4 th ICEG 2007, 5 th ICEG 2008, 6 th ICEG 2010, 7 th ICEG 2011,8 th ICEG 2012). The Congress aims to promote interaction and discussion among researchers interested in the fields of English Grammar, Lexicography, English Linguistics, English Language Teaching, and Information and Communication Technology in Language Teaching. Congress Theme LEXICOGRAMMAR and the New Millennium Learners Course: ICEG 2013 2 - 5, Jan 2013 [ Course Pamphlet ] [ Registration Form ] Important Dates Last Date for Submission of Abstract 31 October 2012 Notice of Acceptance - Abstract 12 November 2012 Deadline for Registration : Paper Presenters 20 November 2012 Deadline for Registration : Participants 3 December 20
CALL FOR PAPER ICT in English Language Teaching (ELT) in a Globalized (Cyber) World: Challenges & Remedies    The contemporary world today has become a family, thanks to the spawning wings of Information & Communication Technology (ICT). We live in an age where things change fast and we also try to accommodate with the same pace.  This once again has become possible because of the nitty-gritty of ICT. But as we go global, we come across many issues which we are unaware of and often land ourselves in the midst of confrontation, chaos and conflict because of our unfamiliarity with various subjects, sensitive at times.   Nowadays, changes are quick and inevitable. The need to teach in general and teach to English Language effectively in particular is the challenge before all of us. Now, it has become mandatory for the academicians to rethink and revamp their teaching strategies with the changing times. We endeavor to plan an anthology to cater to the growing needs of all conc