Published Online: 5 NOV 2012
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The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics
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Brown, J. D. 2012. Inference. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .
- Published Online: 5 NOV 2012
An inference is a conclusion or implication that results from examining evidence or using logic, and inferring is the process that leads from the evidence or logic (or both of these) to the conclusion or implication.
- advanced statistics;
- research methods in applied linguistics;
- field methods