Previous Studies On Pragmatic Competence Of English Community Of Practice In Indonesia


Nunung Nurjati,

Ferra Dian Andanty,


Pragmatic competence recently has become pin point in learning English specially if English is taught as a second language. Various research about pragmatic competence has been implemented by educators of English. The purpose of the study is to examine further the results of research on communities of practice which pragmatic competence as center of attention in teaching English in Indonesia. The design of the paper is descriptive. The writer examines four previous research to be explored from different persepective. Results of this study will be used to provided direction in the later study by the same research focus but with a different subject.

Keyword : pragmatic competence, previous studies, community of practice