Corpora in Applied Linguistics

ISBN-10: 052180583X

ISBN-13: 9780521805834

Edition: 2002

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Description: This text provides an introduction to corpus linguistics & outlines the impact of corpus linguistics on applied linguistics, on how languages are taught in the classroom & on how it is informing language teaching materials & dictionaries.

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Book details

List price: $50.00
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 4/11/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 254
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.880

Series editors' preface
Acknowledgements
Introduction to a corpus in use
What this book is about
What a corpus can do
What corpora are used for
Types of corpora
Some key terms
Why corpora? Why not?
Conclusion
Note on sources of examples
The corpus as object: Design and purpose
Issues in corpus design
Corpus, text and language
Conclusion
Methods in corpus linguistics: Interpreting concordance lines
Introduction
Searches, concordance lines and their presentation
What is observable from concordance lines?
Coping with a lot of data: using phraseology
Using a wider context: observing hidden meaning
Using probes
Issues in accessing and interpreting concordance lines
Methods in corpus linguistics: Beyond the concordance line
Frequency and key-word lists
Collocation
Tagging and parsing
Other kinds of corpus annotation
Competing methods
Applications of corpora in applied linguistics
Dictionaries and grammars
Studying ideology and culture
Translation
Stylistics
Forensic linguistics
Help for writers
Conclusion
Corpora and language teaching: Issues of language description
Language as phraseology
Language variation
Conclusion
Corpora and language teaching: General applications
Data-driven learning
Reciprocal learning and parallel concordances
Corpora and language teaching methodology
Corpora and syllabus design
Challenges to the use of corpora in language teaching
Conclusion
Corpora and language teaching: Specific applications
Corpora and EAP
Corpora and language testing
The evidence of learner corpora
Conclusion
An applied linguist looks at corpora
List of relevant web-sites
References
Index
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