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COCA 01: Introduction to Using the Corpus of Contemporary American English

This video introduces some of the basics of the COCA interface including displays, wildcards and lemmatization. The video also discusses some ...youtube.com
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The Long Road from Text to Meaning - YouTube

Google Tech Talks May 3, 2007 ABSTRACT Computers have given us a new way of thinking about language. Given a large sample of language, or corpus, and computa...
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Academic Vocabulary Buster - A Free Android App

This is a brief introduction of Academic Vocabulary Buster, a free, simple app with scrambled letters activity to exercise high frequency English words, including ...
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Lexicogrammatical Meaning

Video shows what lexicogrammatical means. Of or pertaining to lexicogrammar.. Lexicogrammatical Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary.
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What can corpora tell us about learning a foreign language? Presented by Vaclav Brezina

During Part 1 of our “Language Matters: Communication, Culture, and Society” event, CASS Senior Research Associate Vaclav Brezina tells us about his ...
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#cl2015 hashtag on Twitter

#cl2015 hashtag on Twitter | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
See Tweets about #cl2015 on Twitter. See what people are saying and join the conversation.
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Singers & Vocabulary Size

Singers & Vocabulary Size | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
At least according to this news report and this study. What do you think? Does it really even matter? Isn’t it how you use it that counts? It does with our students. Size is overrated a bit, me thinks …..
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How to build a corpus (text formats)

A brief description of how to handle different text formats when building a corpus in corpus linguistics. Feel free to use in your own teaching of corpus linguistics.
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Getting into Academic Corpora

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I really want to use corpora more often in class, I really do. I love the idea so much. But it all comes down to interface. The interfaces of some corpora are so dated and cumbersome to navigate th...

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Nice short blog article with lots of  great links and very helpful comments below...

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Linguistica dei corpora

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Corpus Linguistics site at the FICLIT
department of the University of Bologna, Italy.
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See Bible Search Results at a Glance

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Today’s post is from Morris Proctor, certified and authorized trainer for Logos Bible Software. Morris, who has trained thousands of Logos users at his two-day Camp Logos seminars, provides many training materials.
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Cool corpus tool for Bible searches!

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Corpora and Collocations

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At the last BCTEAL Conference in May, a colleague of mine gave an interesting talk on collocations and made mention of the use of some websites to help students understand what words normally go to...
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(Very) Practical Applications of Corpus Linguistics by Daniel Zuchowski - YouTube

Daniel talked about the use of corpora in language teaching and showed that language databases such as the British National Corpus let us discover not only t...
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DCC Core Latin and Greek Vocabularies now available in Polish

The DCC Core Latin and Greek Vocabularies are now available in Polish translation, thanks to the efforts of a wonderful Association of Classical teachers called Ship of Phaeacians.
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Corpus Linguistics

Dr Kieran O'Halloran, from the Centre for Language Discourse & Communication at King's College London,speaks about corpus linguistics. See also: ...
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Oxford Dictionary app takes out top award - Educators NZ

Oxford Dictionary app takes out top award - Educators NZ | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
The Oxford Learner’s Dictionary of Academic English has taken out the 'prestigious' Innovation in Learner Resources British Council ELTons Award.
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Browse Academic Word List from analyse to indicate in American English Dictionary at OxfordLearnersDictionaries.com

Browse Academic Word List from analyse to indicate in American English Dictionary at OxfordLearnersDictionaries.com. The Academic Word List contains words learners of English will meet if they study at a university or college.
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COLOCATE: Workshop Spanish Learner Corpus Research

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Este mes se ha celebrado en la @UDC_gal el Workshop on Spanish Learner Corpus Research organizado por el Grupo LYS http://t.co/3ZUcXGIlOB
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What is a corpus?

What is a corpus? This screencast talks about how the term 'corpus' is used in corpus linguistics. Feel free to use in your own teaching of corpus linguistics.
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How to compare frequency across corpora

A brief screencast explaining how to compare the frequency of words across corpora, with focus on normalised frequency and ranked frequency lists. Feel free to ...
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Colligation Meaning

Video shows what colligation means. A binding together.. The formulation of a general hypothesis which seeks to connect two or more facts.. The co-occurrence ...
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Python Woes – Stdin

Python Woes – Stdin | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
One important aspect of a good programming language is that the effect of code should be predictable. I wanted to write a small utility program that takes the its input from stdin and transforms it to make it bigger on stdout.
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Formulaic language in L1 and L2 expert academic writing: Convergent and divergent usage

"Formulaic language in L1 and L2 expert academic writing: Convergent and divergent usage" EAP http://t.co/8P3DOcv9DN
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What is formulaic language?

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Succinct, yet helpful explanations to point students/teachers to.

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