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Lim, Jason Miin-Hwa. 2011. ‘Paving the way for research findings’: Writers’ rhetorical choices in education and applied linguistics. Discourse Studies 13 (6) : 725–749.
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SAGE Publications


Drawing on data from two research report corpora in applied linguistics and education, this study discusses ways authors set the stage for their findings, interdisciplinary 'staging' dissimilarities, and the links between language choices and communicative functions.