Chapter published in:Pragmatic Transfer and Development: Evidence from EFL learners in China
[Pragmatics & Beyond New Series 287] 2018
► pp. 65–90
In this chapter, the methodology used for the present study is outlined. It starts with an introduction to the participants selected for the study. The instruments employed are discussed next, followed by a description of the data collection procedures. Then the data coding methods used for requests and refusals are presented in detail. The chapter concludes with a discussion of the data analysis methods.