English Corpus Linguistics: An Introduction / Edition 1

English Corpus Linguistics: An Introduction / Edition 1

by Charles F. Meyer
     
 

Describing corpus linguistics as a methodology rather than a paradigm, Meyer (linguistics, U. of Massachusetts-Boston) insists on the importance of creating corpora carefully, so that those analyzing them can be sure that the results will be valid. He explains the processes of creation and analysis. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR See more details below

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Describing corpus linguistics as a methodology rather than a paradigm, Meyer (linguistics, U. of Massachusetts-Boston) insists on the importance of creating corpora carefully, so that those analyzing them can be sure that the results will be valid. He explains the processes of creation and analysis. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521004909
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
04/28/2007
Series:
Studies in English Language Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
188
Product dimensions:
6.60(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.40(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
1Corpus analysis and linguistic theory1
2Planning the construction of a corpus30
3Collecting and computerizing data55
4Annotating a corpus81
5Analyzing a corpus100
6Future prospects in corpus linguistics138
App. 1Corpus resources142
App. 2Concordancing programs151
References153
Index162

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