THAILAND TESOL ORGANIZATION is a professional non-profit and non-political organization established under the patronage of H.R.H. Princess Galyani Vadhana Krom Luang Naradhiwas Rajanagarindra. Its purposes are to support English language teaching and learning at all levels, to act as one of the ELT professional organizations, and to strengthen networking with ELT organizations nationally and internationally.


THAILAND TESOL ORGANIZATION is an affiliate of TESOL, Inc. located in the United States of America; the International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language (IATEFL), located in Great Britain; JALT and JACET, located in Japan; Korea TESOL, KATE and ALAK, located in South Korea; PALT, located in the Philippines; ETA-ROC, located in Taiwan; FEELTA, located in Russia; TEFLIN, located in Indonesia; MELTA and PELLTA, located in Malaysia.


THAITESOL JOURNAL (ISSN 22868909) is published twice a year, in June and December by Thailand TESOL Organization. It is intended to provide a forum for research and the exchange of information including opinion on theory and practice in the teaching of English to speakers of other languages.


PHOTOCOPYING Materials in THAITESOL JOURNAL may be photocopied for educational purposes. Under no circumstances may any part of this journal be photocopied for commercial purposes.


Printed in Bangkok, Thailand