New PDF release: An A-Z of applied linguistics research methods

By Shawn Loewen, Luke Plonsky

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ISBN-13: 9781137403216

"A short and obtainable advent to the suggestions and strategies utilized in utilized linguistics learn, in an effort to be illustrated utilizing real-life examples. The e-book covers either qualitative and quantitative study layout, sampling systems, instrumentation and analyses present in utilized linguistics research"--

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2008). Corpus-based analyses of discourse: Dimensions of variation in conversation. In V. K. Bhatia, J. Flowerdew, & R. H. Jones. Advances in discourse studies (pp. 100–114). New York: Routledge. , & Floccia, C. (2007). Comparing French syllabification in preliterate children and adults. Applied Psycholinguistics, 28, 341–367. , & Teimouri, Y. (2014). Language learner motivational types: A cluster analysis study. Language Learning, 64, 493–525. , & Biber, D. (2015). Cluster analysis. In L. ), Advancing quantitative methods in second language research (pp.

Similarly, the mean difference between two groups can also be expressed as a CI. This approach is actually more informative than simply reporting means, standard deviations, and the results of t-tests. Consider the results provided by Larson-Hall’s (2006) comparison of the pronunciation of /l/ and / / by three groups: inexperienced Japanese learners of English (IJs), experienced Japanese learners of English (EJs), and native speakers of English (NSs). Comparisons between each group’s mean score were presented as 95% CIs.

The closer the residuals are to zero, the less significant the differences are. One of the assumptions of chi-square is that all of the observations are independent: each participant is contributing only once to a cell, because if a person or text, in the case of corpora, contributes more than once, they may bias the data because of their propensity for a specific category. For example, in the gender by L1 table each participant appears only once because they are either male or female, with either English or Spanish L1.

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