A study of language learning strategies that successful pre-service teachers utilize in English pedagogy programs at two universities in Concepción, Chile: a case study
This study attempts to uncover the Language Learning Strategies (LLSs) utilized byproficient language learners in English pedagogy programs at two universities. It was found that students employ indirect strategies frequently, which are of a metacognitive nature. Through a case study methodology, these students were asked to do a semi-structured interview and a think-aloud protocol. It was found that cognitive and metacognitive strategies were the most prevalent.