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Corpus linguistics and the description of English

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Published by Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-216) and index.

StatementHans Lindquist
SeriesEdinburgh textbooks on the English language - Advanced
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPE1422 .L56 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 219 p. :
Number of Pages219
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24576313M
ISBN 10074862614X, 0748626158
ISBN 109780748626144, 9780748626151
LC Control Number2009370721
OCLC/WorldCa280543931

The conference topic was “Corpus linguistics and variation in English”. All the papers included in the present Conference Proceedings capture aspects of variation in language use on the basis of corpus analyses, providing new descriptive insights, and/or new methods of utilising corpora for the description of language variation. A landmark in modern corpus linguistics was the publication by Henry Kučera and W. Nelson Francis of Computational Analysis of Present-Day American English in , a work based on the analysis of the Brown Corpus, a carefully compiled selection of current American English, totalling about a million words drawn from a wide variety of sources.


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