Studies in English Language and Education

Studies in English Language and Education (SiELE) is a peer-reviewed academic journal that presents research and development in the field of teaching and learning of English, linguistics, educational development, policy and cultural studies in education and literature. There are two issues a year, appearing in March and September. Authors must register to this journal before submitting their work and they must follow the Author Guidelines of the journal. To submissions that do not adhere to the guidelines provided, they will be RETURNED FOR CORRECTIONS. Please submit your article through the online submission of this journal. For further inquiries, you may address them to the Chief Editor at

Editorial Team:

Chief Editor:
Dr. Yunisrina Qismullah Yusuf, Syiah Kuala University, Indonesia

Associate Editors:
Dr. Siti Sarah Fitriani, Syiah Kuala University, Indonesia
Yuliana Natsir, S.Pd., M.A., Syiah Kuala University, Indonesia
Faisal Mustafa, S.Pd., M.A., Syiah Kuala University, Indonesia
Nurul Inayah, S.Pd., M.TESOL, Syiah Kuala University, Indonesia
Burhansyah, S.Pd., M.A., Syiah Kuala University, Indonesia
Language Editor:
Ibrahim Clive Randall Champion, MBA, Syiah Kuala University, Indonesia
Layout Editors:
Tomi Mandala Putra, S.Pd., Syiah Kuala University, Indonesia
Dewi Surya, S.Pd., Syiah Kuala University, Indonesia
Advisory Board:
Prof. Dr. Stefanie Shamila Pillai, University of Malaya, Malaysia
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Alex Kostogriz, Australian Catholic University, Australia
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Teng Yan Fang Jane, Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris, Malaysia
Dr. Burhanuddin Yasin, Syiah Kuala University, Indonesia
Dr. Ruth Arber, Deakin University, Australia

Prof. Dr. Ian Robottom, Deakin University, Australia
Prof. Dr. K. Ponnari Lakshmi, Narasaraopeta Engineering College, India
Prof. Dr. Usman Kasim, Syiah Kuala University, Indonesia
Prof. Julia Sevy-Biloon, Universidad Nacional de Educacion  (UNAE), Azogues, Ecuador
Assistant Professor Dr. Pairote Bennui, Thaksin University, Thailand
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ali Kazemi, Yasouj University, Iran
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Daniel BirchokUniversity of Michigan, The United States
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hamid Allami, Yazd University, Iran
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Humaira Irfan Khan, University of Education, Pakistan
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mohammad Ali Salmani Nodoushan, Iranian Institute for Encyclopedia Research, Iran
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Monica Karlsson, Halmstad University, Sweden
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Raja Safinas Binti Raja Harun, Sultan Idris Education University, Malaysia
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Robyn Najar, Flinders University, Australia
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Intan Safinas Mohd Ariff Albakri, Sultan Idris Education University, Malaysia
Dr. Qismullah Yusuf, Syiah Kuala University, Indonesia
Dr. Mutuota Kigotho, University of New England, Australia
Datin Dr. Thusha Rani Rajendra, Institut Pendidikan Guru Kampus Bahasa Melayu, Malaysia
Dr. Konara M. Dissanayake, Wayamba University, Sri Lanka
Dr. Robert Amery, The University of Adelaide, Australia
Dr. Wen Yi Soh, Southern University College, Johor, Malaysia
Dr. Astri Yulia, Universiti Selangor, Malaysia
Dr. Che Ton binti Mahmud, Sultan Idris Education University, Malaysia
Dr. Hossein Karami, University of Tehran, Iran
Dr. T. Zulfikar, Ar-Raniry State Islamic University, Indonesia
Dr. phil. Abdul Manan, Ar-Raniry State Islamic University, Indonesia
Dr. phil. Saiful Akmal, Ar-Raniry State Islamic University, Indonesia
Dr. Amirul Mukminin, Jambi University, Indonesia
Dr. Martin Kustati, IAIN Imam Bonjol, Indonesia
Dr. Herlina, State University of Jakarta, Indonesia
Dr. Lajiman Janoory, Sultan Idris Education University, Malaysia
Dr. Rosaria Mita Amalia, Padjajaran University, Indonesia
Dr. Joko Kusmanto, Politeknik Negeri Medan, Indonesia
Akhmad Habibi, M.Pd., Jambi University, Indonesia
Fahmi Gunawan, M.Hum, IAIN Kendari, Indonesia




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Publisher Address:

English Education Department, Teacher Training and Education Faculty, Syiah Kuala University, Jalan Tgk. Hasan Krueng Kale No. 3, Kopelma Darussalam, Banda Aceh 23111, Indonesia, Telp:+62 651 7412657



Teachers' Professional Development National Conference


The English Education Department, Teacher Training and Education Faculty, Syiah Kuala University, is conducting the 1st National Conference on Teachers’ Professional Development. This event is the platform for presentations, discussion, and sharing knowledge and research in education, teaching, and learning. The theme of this conference is Developing Teachers’ Professionalism through Collaborative Learning Community. The conference will be held on September 30th, 2017. 

For more info, visit the conference website:

Posted: 2017-09-06
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Vol 4, No 2 (2017)

Table of Contents

Front Matter

From the Editors


Imad Hayif Sameer
Eva Fachriyah
Alpino Susanto
Akhmad Habibi, Amirul Mukminin, Muhammad Sofwan, Urip Sulistiyo
Neneng Islamiah, Yudha Aprizani, Iwan Perdana
Fadliadi Ubit
Nyak Mutia Ismail
Intan Safinas Mohd Ariff Albakri, Mohd Hassan Abdullah, Ahmad Jazimin Jusoh
I Wayan Dirgeyasa
Nira Erdiana, Usman Kasim, Nadia Juwita

Back Matter

Author Guidelines