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The quality of a writing highly depends on cohesion and coherence as they affect the tone of writing to a great extent. Linking adverbials (LAs) are among the types of cohesive devices which help connect ideas in a more smooth way. However, use of linking adverbials is often problematic for non-native speakers of English as they often overuse, unde...
In the 21 st century, skills and knowledge of teachers are expected to meet the needs of the 21 st century citizens. Therefore, Hacettepe University English Language Teaching (ELT) Department has also decided to redesign its curriculum by taking into account the issues CoHE (2020) has declared. For this purpose, this study aims to examine the opini...
21st century information technologies affect the framework of college identity and culture both positively and negatively. In the new world conditions determined by technology, a person is faced with millions of information contents. Students who do not want to spend necessary amount of time and effort may be inclined to cheat at the examinations,...
I have a normally distributed data. Before conducting CFA, is it necessary to remove outliers?
First, I removed two of the outliers and conducted CFA, my CMIN/df value was <3, but one of the factor loadings were .25. Then, I conducted CFA without clearing any outliers: my CMIN/df value was slightly over 3, but the factor loading I mentioned become .29. Other values (GFI, CFI, TLI, RMSEA) did not change much in both calculations.