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Using Local Literatures and Translations to Teach English
USING LOCAL LITERATURES IN ENGLISH OR TRANSLATIONS FOR TEACHING ENGLISH
Professor Dr.S.Elangovan,P.T.Lee Chengalvaraya Naicker Engineering College,
Oovery. Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu State, India.
e.mail: firstname.lastname@example.org mobile:+9500687897
27- 07 – 2009
This study aims at elucidating the universal phenomenon that native literatures and translations can be beneficially and effectively used as a launching pad to learn a foreign language like English. The source of inspiration is the ardent students, willing to learn more and more English but hailing from rustic surroundings in Tamil Nadu, India who have English as their second language. The primary objective of any language is to serve as a vehicle of thoughts and ideas. When this is best served during the teaching of English through native literature and translations it can expediently be adopted in class room