REPORT about the linguistic cross “To be literate means to discover the whole world!”

On February 24, 2022, a linguistic cross was held on the basis of the Karaganda Technical University “To be literate means to open the whole world!”

The influence of a foreign language culture has led to a change in the value orientations of young people in modern society, as a result of which erudition and literacy skills have become of little relevance.

In order to update and attract interest in the process of preserving and increasing the role of literacy, as well as increasing motivation to study the Russian language and developing the creative potential of students, this event was organized and held.

The event was attended by more than 80 students of 1-3 courses of KarTU, studying in the state language. The organizers of the linguistic cross were the head. Department of Russian language and culture Ospanova B.R., teachers Ten A.V., Timokhina T.V., Azimbaeva Zh.A., Dokuchaeva N.V.

The purpose of the event is to identify and support talented

students, increasing interest in in-depth study of Russian

language, expanding the linguistic horizons of students, stimulating creative and cognitive activity.

When conducting a linguistic cross, the organizers identified the following tasks:

  • creation of conditions for the development of cognitive and creative activity of students;
  • identification of students with creative abilities;
  • increasing students’ interest in linguistics as a science.

Linguistic cross “To be literate means to open the whole world!” allowed to draw attention to the issues of literacy of students and develop a culture of communication between students.

The participants of the linguistic cross were offered tasks of varying complexity in grammar, style, culture of Russian speech, speech etiquette, etc. The tasks were aimed at identifying the intellectual, cognitive abilities, the breadth of the horizons of students, the ability to think creatively and outside the box.

This event is intended to remind about the importance of literate speech in the life of people and society and the need to master the norms of oral and written literary language (rules of pronunciation, word usage, grammar, stress, style).

Students who took an active part in the event and gave the largest number of correct answers were awarded with certificates and diplomas:

1st degree diploma awarded to:

– Ysen Askar, gr. EE – 19-1 (head Ten A.V.)

Diploma of the 2nd degree was awarded to:

– Alzhan Sapar, group MD – 21-1 (head Akynzhanova A.A.)

-Smagul Abilqair, gr. IS – 21-1 (head Azimbayeva Zh.A.)

3rd degree diploma awarded to:

– Agimbaev Aibat, gr. IS – 21-1, (head Timokhina T.V.)

– Kadyrov Medet, gr. SIB – 19-2, (head Dokuchaeva N.V.)

The organizers express their gratitude to all participants of the event for their active participation and work done.