Reporting of the results

The Finnish baseline report of the survey results was published in December 2009 and the English version in May 2011 in Varieng’s electronic publication series eVarieng. In addition, a number of articles focusing on specific aspects of the survey in relation to the qualitative research will also be published in national and international journals.

Conference presentations on the survey include:

  • Global English conference, Verona, 14.-16.2.2008
    ‘Tapping into the Uses and Functions of a Global Language’
  • Sociolinguistic symposium, Amsterdam, 3.-5.4.2008
    ‘Uses and Functions of English in Finland: a national survey’ (abstract, see page 96)
  • Mediating Multilingualism, Jyväskylä, 2.-5.6.2008
    ‘Combining macro and micro in examining the uses and functions of English in Finland’
  • World Englishes, Hong Kong, 3.-5.12.2008
    ‘English(es) in transition. Findings of a national survey on the role of English in an EFL country.’
  • 7th International Symposium on Bilingualism (ISB7), Utrecht, 8.-11.7.2009
  • 42nd Annual Meeting of the British Association for Applied Linguistics (BAAL), Newcastle, 3.-5.9.2009
    ‘English in an EFL country: Findings of a national survey in Finland’
  • Kolmas monikielisyyden tutkijoiden symposium, Tampere, 1.10.2009
    ‘English in an EFL country: Findings of a national survey in Finland’
  • New Challenges for Multilingualism in Europe, Dubrovnik, 11.-15.4.2010
    ‘English in Finland: Findings of the National Survey’
  • Kielitieteen päivät 2010, Helsinki, 20.-22.5.2010
    ‘Haves, have-nots ja have-it-alls: Englanti Suomessa – kansallisen kyselytutkimuksen tuloksia’