English Language: Most KPTM Kuala Lumpur Students Cannot Speak In English

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1.1 Background of the Study
English is the major language of science and the professions and the official language of many international and professional organizations. In Malaysia English is a test subject that all student have to past in order to obtain their SPM (Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia) which is a one of the major test in Malaysia for a student to proceed with their next level study.
In Malaysia , English was inherited from the British. English was among the most language to be spoken around and native. English was used in various sector around the country nowadays. Most of English used in Malaysia are based on British English including examinations.

1.2 Statement of the Problem

1.2.1 Fear of being in public and shyness
Students are afraid and shy to speak in public because they are afraid that people will laugh at them because of their broken English.

1.2.2 Ashamed to learn new things
They are scared that if they learn English at their age people surroundings will laugh at them.

1.2.3 Do not have the time to take classes when they are already working.
At this point they have already have their other commitment such as family and working.

1.2.4 Parent does not encourage speaking in English.
Parents do not have the time and feel that English are not important for their children to learn.

1.3 Scope of Study

Before known as Kolej Poly Tech Mara (KPTM), it was named Kolej Yayasan MARA (KYPM) that is wholly owned by Majlis Amanah Rakyat , offers a variety…