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Table 6 Move sequence of P3

From: An exploratory genre analysis of three graduate degree research proposals in applied linguistics

Move sequence of P3
Move 3 Occupying the niche
   Outlining purposes (1 sentence)
Move 1 Establishing a territory
   Reviewing items of previous research (3 sentences)
Move 3 Occupying the niche
   Outlining purposes (3 sentences)
Move 1 Establishing a territory
   Making topic generalizations (4 sentences)
Move 5 Spelling out methodology
   Indicating analytical framework (1 sentence)
Move 3 Occupying the niche
   Outlining purposes (5 sentences)
Move 1 Establishing a territory
   Reviewing items of previous research (2 sentences)
   Claiming centrality (1 sentence)
   Reviewing items of previous research (2 sentences)
   Claiming centrality (1 sentence)
   Reviewing items of previous research (7 sentences)
   Making topic generalizations (2 sentences)
   Reviewing items of previous research (8 sentences)
   Making topic generalizations (1 sentence)
   Reviewing items of previous research (13 sentences)
Move 6 Achieving closure
   Reiterating purpose (1 sentence)