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An evaluation of the reading skills of English of the students of class ten in Bengali medium schools
(BRAC University, 2007-04)
This thesis aims at evaluating the English Reading Skills of students of class ten in two Bengali Medium schools in Dhaka. It tries to identify both the strengths and weaknesses of reading skills of English with a view to ...
The rise and evolution of revenge tragedy
(BRAC University, 2009-04)
For the people of all ages drama has always been one of the most favorite forms of literature. Within the genre of drama, there are various forms of plays. However, it is seen that a particular form of play becomes popular ...
The impact of anxiety on the academic assessment
(BRAC University, 2011-12)
There are significant differences between the performance and competence of the students learning English language. During examination some students do not perform according to their competence. These differences arise ...
Representation of women in advertisements
(BRAC University, 2008-08-14)
The fairy tales of oscar wilde and the gain of suffering
(BRAC University, 2012-04)
This thesis aims to study the fairy tales of Oscar Wilde and draw a conclusion as to why he incorporated so much pain, suffering, sadness and death in his stories. In other words, my aim was to study the "gain of suffering ...
Influence of L1 literacy in learning L2 on the students of secondary level in Bangladesh
(BRAC University, 2012-12-13)
The research attempts to find out which methods does show that L 1 literacy actually helps to promote L2 literacy . The focus of the study would be writing as there are not much works available in writing . Moreover, ...
Magic realism: Mingling of fantasy and reality, tragedy and comedy in Gabriel Garcia Marquez's one hundred years of solitude and Salman Rushdie's Midnight's children
(BRAC University, 2009-08)
Stories are always fascinating to every walk of life, but stories with magical or fantastical elements with of fairies or ghosts always amuse people. However, being a student of literature, I got an opportunity to look ...
A study of the communicative and linguistic impairments of the Autistic children
(BRAC University, 2013-08)
This research attempts to find out diverse language and communication impairments of the autistic children. These children have problems in phonology, syntax, semantics, morphology and so on. Again, they also experience ...
Identifying women's position: exploring time, space and sexuality in Amitav Ghosh's novels
(BRAC University, 2012-12)
This paper aims to go on a journey along with the female characters in Amitav Ghosh's novels. The different destinations in the journey will be first and foremost a woman's position in historical context, her role in the ...
Popularity of code switching in private universities of Bangladesh
(BRAC University, 2012-12)
Code switching has become a very common phenomenon in everyday discourses as our exposure to English language has increased significantly in the recent years. We frequently mix Bengali and English together in our conversation. ...