Download e-book for iPad: The Cambridge Handbook of English Corpus Linguistics by Douglas Biber,Randi Reppen

By Douglas Biber,Randi Reppen

The Cambridge guide of English Corpus Linguistics (CHECL) surveys the breadth of corpus-based linguistic study on English, together with chapters on collocations, phrasing, grammatical version, historic switch, and the outline of registers and dialects. the main leading edge elements of the CHECL are its emphasis on serious dialogue, its specific assessment of the state-of-the-art in every one sub-discipline, and the inclusion of empirical case reviews. whereas every one bankruptcy features a vast survey of past study, the first concentration is on a close description of crucial corpus-based stories during this region, with dialogue of what these reviews chanced on, and why they're very important. every one bankruptcy additionally contains a serious dialogue of the corpus-based equipment hired for learn during this region, in addition to an specific precis of latest findings and discoveries.

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