Fields of research

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  • To deal with those methodological issues through the process of learning/teaching the English Language in multilingual contexts.
  • To analyse the development of the communicative competence in English language learners, with a special focus on pragmatic competence.
  • To investigate the effect of different particular variables on English language acquisition, such as, bilingualism, motivation,gender, instructional context, and so on.
  • To provide teaching professionals with an excellent background in Applied Linguistics and Language Teaching/Acquisition.
  • To conduct research on linguistics applied to English/Spanish translation.

Key words: Second/Foreign language acquisition, English language teaching, Interlanguage pragmatics, Multilingualism.