Communication Anxiety of Arab University EFL Students

Abstract

This paper explores the incidence of communication anxiety as well as evaluative anxiety among university EFL students in four countries in the Arabian Peninsula (Bahrain, Oman, Saudi Arabia, and the UAE), and examines factors associated with anxiety in the classroom. The study discusses the nature, implications, some causes and effects of communication anxiety and suggests possible prevention and coping strategies to this problem.

Keywords: Arab Students, Coping Strategies, EFL, anxiety prevention., apprehension, communication anxiety


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Pages: 19-37 (Download PDF)

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