Chinese students and English names

A red rose

Many Chinese students adopt English names while studying in English-speaking countries. This article in Language, Culture and Curriculum explores why. For example, when asked “Why do you use an English name?” (multiple responses allowed), students answered as follows: English names are easier for teachers to remember: 71% English names are easier for teachers to pronounce:… Read more Chinese students and English names

Journal of International Students

The Journal of International Students is published 4 times a year and can be read by everyone for free online. The most recent issue (October 2018) includes these articles: Stress-driven spending: correlates of international students’ adjustment strains and compulsive online buying “They make no contribution!” versus “We should make friends with them!”—American domestic students’ perception of… Read more Journal of International Students