The Problem of Interactive English Language Learning in Distance Mode

Alina Medynska, Olena Vasylenko, Olha Lapshyna, Tetiana Krasnopera, Yana Necheporuk, Oleksandra Bondarenko
2022 Postmodern Openings  
The article elaborates on an interactive approach to language learning applied in an online EFL classroom. It presents a new insight into implementing interactive methods to develop students' communicative competence. In conditions of world integration, the formation of communicative and life skills is indispensable. Eventually, such an approach to English language learning in distance mode is the most accessible way for teacher-learner(s) interaction to acquire general linguistic expertise and
more » ... upgrade specific language skills. The study results show that an interactive approach facilitates live communication in online EFL settings, enhances learners' motivation and autonomy, and fosters quick decision-making reactions. Modern computer technologies offer boundless opportunities for interactive methods application in the online foreign language learning context. A skillful instructor is called to masterly plan computer-mediated classroom activities, creating space to realize each student's cognitive and communicative potential fully. Students learn to debate, substantiate their viewpoints, brainstorm ideas, do projects, work individually or collaborate in comfortable learning settings.
doi:10.18662/po/13.3/489 fatcat:kzhbgzueq5hvddl665zgru3jfy