Focussing on language a student"s guide to research planning, data collection, analysis and writing up. by Mark Sebba

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  • Linguistics -- Research -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Linguistics -- Methodology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Language and languages -- Research -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Language and languages -- Methodology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Report writing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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