Exploring Iranian Pre-Service English Teachers’ Intercultural Communicative Competence (ICC) Identities and the Role of Mentor Teachers

zohreh Hoominian Sharifabad; Ali Mohammad Fazilatfar; Massood null Yazdanimoghaddam

Volume 8, Issue 3 , July 2021, , Pages 93-124


  Globally occurring changes in an ever-shrinking world acknowledge the goal of making effective communication between people with various cultural backgrounds (East, 2012; Jin, 2014; Kramsh, 2013; Zheng, 2014) and hence the development of intercultural communicative competence (ICC) in EFL context respectively. ...  Read More

Interculturalizing English Language Teaching: an Attempt to Build up Intercultural Communicative Competence in English Majors through an Intercultural Course

Monir Ghasemi Mighani; Massood Yazdanimoghaddam; Ahmad Mohseni

Volume 7, Issue 2 , May 2020, , Pages 77-100


  Developing intercultural communicative competence in EFL learners is one of the most recent aspects of language competency that aims at equipping learners with appropriate attitudes and skills to be able to interact more effectively in culturally-diverse settings. The current study was an attempt to ...  Read More