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Text readability: A snapshot

Mohd Rawian, Rafizah (2019) Text readability: A snapshot. Southeast Asia Language Teaching and Learning (SALTeL) Journal, 2 (1). pp. 26-29. ISSN 2614-2684

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Selecting suitable reading materials are taxing and challenging for many English instructors. Text readability analysis can be used to automate the process of reading material selection and also the assessment of reading ability for language learners. Readability formulas have been broadly used in determining text difficulty based on learners’ grade level. Based on mathematical calculations, a readability formula examines certain features of a text in order to provide best rough approximations as an indication of difficulty. This paper reflects some aspects and issues of readability analysis

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Text Readability Analysis, Readability Formula, Text Difficulty
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PL Languages and literatures of Eastern Asia, Africa, Oceania
Divisions: School of Language, Civilisation and Philosophy
Depositing User: Mrs. Norazmilah Yaakub
Date Deposited: 18 Oct 2020 02:31
Last Modified: 18 Oct 2020 02:31

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