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How Competence Relate To Performance? The Relation Between Formulaic Expressions Competence And Performance Of Indonesian EFL College Students In Oral Performance Test

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Radeni Sukma Indra Dewi, Januarius Mujiyanto, Dwi Rukmini, Mursid Saleh



Formulaic Expressions, Competence, Performance, Oral Performance Test



: This study consider the increasing importance of learners’ speaking performance as well as their formulaic language use, the present study serves to take the formulaic language use and fluency relationship a step further and investigates the extent to which students use formulaic language integrated in the curriculum in multi-task oral proficiency exams and whether the use of formulaic language is related to students’ fluency and overall proficiency. It also aims to investigate if there is a correlation with the utilization of formulaic expressions with competence and performance scores overall. The research was conducted to 190 Indonesian students with different ability levels in Ivet University of Semarang. An analysis of the contents of the e-book instructions was carried out to find ways to use formula language by students and determine a target list of formula languages at the frequency of each phrase in the book. Then an analysis of the video recording content of the oral performance test was also carried out to uncover students' use of formula expression and both findings analyzed the content rather than drawing conclusions. Scores achieved by students in fluency and proficiency are analyzed to connect students with the utilization of the competence of formula expressions and their overall skills.



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