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Investigador predoctoral

Campus de la Comunicació de la Universitat Pompeu Fabra
C/Roc Boronat 138,
08018, Barcelona.

Office 53.204
Tel. 93 542 1114

ting.yao@upf.edu

Ting Yao

About him

Ting Yao is a first-year Ph.D. student at the Department of Translation and Language Sciences at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona, Catalunya). He holds a B.A. in English Language and Literature from Fujian Normal University (Fuzhou, China) and a M.A. in Theoretical and Applied Linguistics from Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona, Catalunya). His research focuses on how multimodal storytelling can boost L2 learners’ narrative ability and pronunciation acquisition.

 

Research Interests

  • Multimodal Narrative Training
  • Gesture Studies
  • Second Language Acquisition
  • Storytelling
  • L2 Phonology

 

Current Projects

Multimodal storytelling training on L2 narrative ability and pronunciation

Communications

2022 

Yao, T., Rohrer, P.L. & Prieto, P. (2022, July). The effect of embodied shadowing accuracy during embodied shadowing training on L2 English Pronunciation. Oral presentation at XIII Workshop sobre la prosòdia del català. University of Barcelona: Barcelona (Spain): July 7.

   

Design and implementation: Optimitza.cat / Joan Borràs-Comes