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Papers from 2016

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The changing faces of the veil in the Sultanate of Oman, Sameera Tahira Ahmed, Thomas Roche, and Aisha Al Quraini

2016 The International Journal of Interdisciplinary Cultural Studies 11:1 1-23.

University English placement testing online, Thomas Roche and M Harrington

2016 12th Annual CamTESOL Conference on English Language Teaching.

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Vocabulary recognition skill as a screening tool in English-as-a-Lingua-Franca university settings, Thomas Roche, Michael Harrington, Yogesh Sinha, and Christopher Denman

2016 Post-admission language assessment of university students 159-178.

Papers from 2015

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Evidence that L2 production training can enhance perception, Thomas Roche

2015 Journal of Academic Language & Learning 9:1 A1-A17.

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University EAP pathway placement testing: scoring vocabulary test performance, Thomas Roche and Michael Harrington

2015 ALAA/ALANZ/ALTAANZ 2015: Learning in a Multilingual World.

Unravelling failure: belief and performance in English for academic purposes programs in Oman, Thomas Roche, Y K. Sinha, and C Denman

2015 Issues in english education in the arab world 37-59.

Papers from 2014

Post-enrolment language assessment in an English-as-a-Lingua- Franca setting: diagnostic testing in English-medium Omani Universities, Michael Harrington and Thomas Roche

2014 Annual Meeting of the AAAL Annual Conference.

Word recognition skill and academic success across disciplines in an ELF university setting, Michael Harrington and Thomas Roche

2014 Association for Language Testing and Assessment of Australia and New Zealand (ALTAANZ): Papers in Language Testing 3:2 76-99.

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Identifying academicaly at-risk students in an English-as-a-Lingua-Franca university setting, M Harrington and Thomas Roche

2014 Journal of English for Academic Purposes 15 37-47.

Vocabulary recognition knowledge in screening academic English proficiency in English as a linguafranca educational contexts, Thomas Roche and M Harrington

2014 AILA 2014 World Congress.

Vocabulary recognition knowledge in screening academic English proficiency on English as a lingua franca educational contexts, Thomas Roche and M Harrington

2014 AILA World Congress 2014 27-41.

Vocabulary knowledge and its relationship with EAP proficiency and academic achievement in an English-medium University in Oman, Thomas Roche and Michael Harrington

2014 Focusing on EFL reading: theory and practice 27-41.

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The dialogic fashioning of women's dress in the Sultanate of Oman, Thomas Roche, E Roche, and A Al-Saidi

2014 Journal of Arabian Studies 4:1 38-51.

Papers from 2013

To teach or try: a continuum of approaches to entrepreneurship education in Australia, Stuart Crispin, Andrew McAuley, Mark Dibben, Robert C. Hoell, and Morgan P. Miles

2013 American Journal of Entrepreneurship 6:2 94-109.

Entrepreneurship and marketing interface research: a synopsis and evaluation, Audrey Gilmore, Andrew McAuley, Damian Gallagher, and David Carson

2013 Entrepreneurial marketing, global perspectives 3-21.

Articulatory training enhances ability to perceptually discriminate problematic second language sounds, Gary Linebaugh and Thomas Roche

2013 International Conference on English Pronunciation.

Learning to hear by learning to speak: the effect of articulatory training on Arab learners' English phonemic discrimination, Gary Linebaugh and Thomas Roche

2013 Australian Review of Applied Linguistics 36:2 146-159.

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Recognition vocabulary skill as a predictor of academic English performance and academic achievement in English, Thomas Roche and Michael Harrington

2013 Language Testing in Asia 3:12 133-144.

Assessment of vocabulary skills in a tertiary foundation program in Oman, Thomas Roche, M Harrington, and Y Sinha

2013 Australian Applied Linguistics Association and Applied Linguistics Association of New Zealand Bi-Annual Conference.

Peer-tutoring effects on at-risk students' academic performance, Y Sinha and Thomas Roche

2013 12th ELT Conference: quality in ELT: raising pedagogical standards.

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What is student centredness and is it enough?, Janet A. Taylor

2013 International Journal of the First Year in Higher Education 4:2 39-48.

Papers from 2012

Writing diaries and learning strategy use, Thomas Roche

2012 Building bridges: integrating language, linguistics, literature, and translation in English studies 54-64.

Recognition vocabulary knowledge as a predictor of academic reading achievement, Thomas Roche and M Harrington

2012 18th Annual TESOL Arabia International Conference & Exhibition.

Learning to hear by learning to speak: the effect of articulatory training on Arab learners of English Phonemic Discrimination, Thomas Roche and G Linebaugh

2012 Applied Linguistics Association of Australia National Conference: Evolving Paradigms: Language and Applied Linguistics in a Changing World.

The dialogic fashioning of identity and dress on the Arabian Peninsula, Thomas Roche and E Roche

2012 13th International Conference of ModaCult: Fashion Tales.

Interwoven: identity and dress amongst sedentary and nomadic peoples of the Arabian Peninsula, Thomas Roche and Erin Roche

2012 Fashion: exploring critical issues 109-119.

Papers from 2011

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Change in the language of Tirawi wedding songs, Mahmoud El Salman and Thomas Roche

2011 Languages and Linguistics 28 83-93.

Recognition vocabulary knowledge as a predictor of academic english performance and academic achievement in english, Thomas Roche and M Harrington

2011 4th Biennial International Conference on the Teaching & Learning of English in Asia (TLEiA4).

Interwoven: fashion practices and identity in the Arab World, Thomas Roche and E Roche

2011 6th International Conference on Interdisciplinary social sciences.

Interwoven: identity and dress amongst sedentary and nomadic peoples of the Arabian Peninsula, Thomas Roche and E Roche

2011 3rd Global Conference: Fashion: Exploring Critical Issues.

Interwoven: women’s dress practices and identity on the Arabian Peninsula, Thomas Roche, Erin Roche, and Ahmed Al Saidi

2011 International Journal of Interdisciplinary Social Sciences 6:10 133-144.

Papers from 2010

Rhetoric in intercultural communication, Thomas Roche

2010 International Symposium on Cultural Diplomacy 2010.

Papers from 2009

Migration and lexical variation in the dialect of Tirat Haifa, Mahmoud El Salman and Thomas Roche

2009 Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences 17:1 61-71.

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The Ersu Shaba pictographic writing system, Sun Hongkai, Mtsho mo skyid, Gerald Roche, and Thomas Roche

2009 Asian Highlands Perspectives 1 159-186.

Sources of error in Arab students’ academic english writing: the case of rhetoric, Thomas Roche

2009 Orientations in language learning and translation 27-40.

Papers from 2008

Sources of error in Arab students’ academic english writing: the case of rhetoric, Thomas Roche

2008 Orientations: Language, Learning and Translation.

Papers from 2007

Learner journals and learning strategies, Thomas Roche

2007 27th CDELT Symposium English as a Foreign Language: A Futuristic Vision.

Papers from 2006

Investigating learning style in the foreign language classroom, Thomas Roche

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