Corpus linguistics

Ramesh Krishnamurthy (Editor), Wolfgang Teubert (Editor)

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    Corpora—large collections of written and/or spoken text stored and accessed electronically—provide the means of investigating language that is of growing importance academically and professionally. Corpora are now routinely used in the following fields: The production of dictionaries and other reference materials; The development of aids to translation; Language teaching materials; The investigation of ideologies and cultural assumptions; Natural language processing; and The investigation of all aspects of linguistic behaviour, including vocabulary, grammar and pragmatics.
    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationLondon (UK)
    Number of pages2460
    Publication statusPublished - 2007

    Publication series

    NameCritical concepts in linguistics


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