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APPROACHES TO STUDENT ACADEMIC WRITING ANALYSIS

SHEN Li-fen China West Normal University, Nanchong, 637000, China

Journal Title:Research Journal of English Language and Literature
Abstract


There has been a recent increase in interest in the research of student academic writing. This article reviews the studies concerning student academic writing both broad and at home. The author describes: the previous studies with restricted research designs do not provide an adequate foundation for global conclusions concerning student academic writing; the new approach-MD analysis can combine a much broader perspective with an adequate empirical analysis of the linguistic measures involved. The article has shown more studies in English major student thesis writing need to be conducted to enrich the research of student academic writing. Key words: student academic writing; MD analysis; register variation; Biber; academic prose

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