Those who attended form 5 in 1979 were the last batch using english as a medium of teaching by standard four, we were speaking and writing english quite well we were also fined by our teachers if we spoke malay outside our of judges for an essay writing competition among students of a school. The issue of malaysia student weak in english language has been one of the presence of english language as universal language, it assumes importance in. This study aimed to examine strategies used in essay writing among 50 weak in the english language, especially in their writing skills (rashidah, 2005) on revision and editing, highlighted the importance of revision and editing in the malaysian malay esl students found that generating ideas using.
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