Academic Writing

Genres in academic writing: Research report methods

Exercise: An Answer

Identify the information elements you find in each sentence of the text.

ELEMENT
Sentence 1: Overview
Sentence 2: Theoretical underpinnings
Sentence 3: Overview
Sentence 4: Overview
Sentence 5: Sample
Sentence 6: Restrictions
Sentence 7: Restrictions
Sentence 8: Restrictions
Sentence 9: Sampling technique
Sentence 10: Sampling technique
Sentence 11: Sampling technique
Sentence 12: Procedure
Sentence 13: Procedure
Sentence 14: Procedure
Sentence 15: Materials
Sentence 16: Materials
Sentence 17: Procedure
Sentence 18: Procedure
Sentence 19: Procedure
Sentence 20: Variable
Sentence 21: Statistical treatment