Causes of Mass Failure in English Language in Some Schools

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ISSN 2039‐2117 Mediterranean Journal of Social Sciences Vol 3 (1) January 2012

Causes of rising failure of the students’ in the subject of English at Secondary Level
Gulap Shahzada
(Corresponding & Principal author) Institute of Education & Research University of Science & Technology, Bannu, Pakistan Gulap_786@yahoo.com

Dr. Safdar Rehman Ghazi
Institute of Education & Research University of Science & Technology, Bannu, Pakistan drsrghazi@yahoo.com

Dr. Umar Ali Khan
Director Institute of Education & Research Gomal University DIKhan, Pakistan Umarali89@yahoo.com

Doi: 10.5901/mjss.2012.03.01.603
Abstract Purpose of this research was to find out causes of rising failure of the students’ in the
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No nation on the globe can make progress in all fields of life, without having proficiency and good command of English. It is a great wonder that quality of instruction in English and results of the Examinations: in the subject of English were the lowest of all the other subjects. The medium by which we communicate our thoughts and feelings to our fellowmen , the tool with which we conduct our business or government, the vehicle in the Science, Philosophy, the poetry of the race have been transmitted is surely worthy of study . It is fact that most of the time and energy is consumed in teaching and learning of English. In spite of all these our students are weak in English. So the government realized the importance of English and has made it compulsory from the very first level. According to Aggarwal (1995 ) command over English is a vehicle of thought and lack of command over it is bound to make thoughts inexpressible, only those who understand any language can express themselves in that language. This is the age of Science and technology, and no country can afford isolation from the social, Educational, Scientific and cultural movements profession like Engineering, Medicines, Agriculture and Industries. After all English is the language of the greatest power of the world. It spread as the