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Positive Washback from Thai University Entrance Examinations

  • Amporn Jianrattanapong1
Language Testing in Asia20111:50

DOI: 10.1186/2229-0443-1-1-50

Published: 15 March 2011

Abstract

The paper presents weak points and certain strong washback effects from Thai university entrance examinations supporting hints to overcome some shortcomings from writing assessment and encourages the practices and classroom activities that enable graduates to have more competence in English communication particularly in writing skill.

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Authors’ Affiliations

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WSC

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© Language Testing in Asia 2011