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In memory of Geoffrey Leech

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On the passing of Geoffrey Leech. "He is perhaps best known now as one of the founders of the field of corpus linguistics"

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Infographic | 6 English Phrasal Verbs You Can Use at Work Today

Infographic | 6 English Phrasal Verbs You Can Use at Work Today | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
Check out this fun infographic! Learn 6 English phrasal verbs that you can use at work today and take a quiz to test your learning!
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Palabras olvidadas o en desuso - Curiosidario

Palabras olvidadas o en desuso - Curiosidario | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
  Ha habido en nuestro idioma palabras de vida efímera, ya olvidadas, como corniculata, un adjetivo que definía así el Diccionario de Autoridades (1729): «Usado en terminología femenina, que se aplica à la Luna desde que empieza à verse despues del novilunio, hasta cerca del quarto creciente, y despues del quarto menguante, hasta que no... Dale que hay más ...
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Navajo-English%20Dictionary.pdf

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Three Good Resources On Metacognition

Three Good Resources On Metacognition | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
Here are three new additions to The Best Posts On Metacognition: Metacognition is from The Center For Teaching. Promoting Student Metacognition is a very nice chart of questions students can ask th...
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Teaching Vocabulary through Technology - YouTube

BPW 1.9, full edition available at http://bestpracticesweekly.com/?page_id=215
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What is a corpus? (Part One) | British Council Seminar Series | English Agenda - YouTube

'Corpus' (plural: 'corpora') is a collection of text. As an example, students' essays are a small corpus and the internet is a large corpus. We call text a c...
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Teaching vocabulary - YouTube

this clip shows how English vocabulary is taught in Chinese middle schools.
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A Dictionary of Reduplicated Words in the English Language

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ANTCONC update A freeware concordance program for Windows, Macintosh OS X, and Linux.

The website of Laurence Anthony. Associate Professor at Waseda University Japan developer of AntConc, a freeware concordancer software program for Windows, Linux, and Macintosh OS X

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Dr. Charles Browne - Corpus Linguistics for Dummies (Pecha Kucha) - KOTESOL IC 2013 - YouTube

Corpus Linguistics For Dummies by Dr. Charles Browne at the 2013 KOTESOL International Conference held at Sookmyung Women's University in Seoul, South Korea....
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Ann Copestake: Individual Corpora. theMETAtank - YouTube

Ann Copestake (University of Cambridge): "Individual Corpora". theMETAnk. June 4/5, 2010. Berlin, Germany http://videolectures.net/translingeu2010_copestake_...
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What exactly is corpus linguistics?

What exactly is corpus linguistics? | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
“ This post, in my mini-series of posts entitled ‘What exactly is…”, will try to give an overview of Corpus Linguistics …Continue reading » (What exactly is corpus #linguistics?”
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UZH - The International Society for the Linguistics of English (ISLE) Conference 24-27 August 2014 - In Memory of Geoffrey Leech

UZH - The International Society for the Linguistics of English (ISLE) Conference 24-27 August 2014 - In Memory of Geoffrey Leech | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
 
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Behind the Name: Meaning of Names, Baby Name Meanings

The meaning and history of first names, also called given names, as well as popularity statistics and famous bearers.
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Diccionarios originales para jugar con las palabras | Literautas

Diccionarios originales para jugar con las palabras | Literautas | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
Descubre cuatro páginas web con herramientas muy originales y útiles para dominar la palabra escrita.
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What are the best ways to memorise new vocabulary? - YouTube

Cambridge University Press author Michael McCarthy answers your questions about English. More resources for studying English at: http://www.selfstudy.cambrid...
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Mike McCarthy's Q and A on SEETA - YouTube

Mike McCarthy answers questions from SEETA members. Here are the questions in the order that Mike McCarthy answers them : 1. How are your books actually used...
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How to use corpora in the classroom (Part Three) | British Council Seminar Series | English Agenda - YouTube

The 'corpora in the classroom' movement proposes that English language learners should explore concordances to find patterns of how a word or construction is...
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Corpus use in English language teaching (Part Two) | British Council Seminar Series | EnglishAgenda - YouTube

How can we make use of corpora in English language teaching? Adam Kilgarriff outlines a number of places where corpora have typically been used in ELT. To id...
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Explicit Vocabulary Teaching Strategies - YouTube

Dr. Curtis describes explicit vocabulary instruction & provides classroom examples, talks about key strategies students can use, & explains why it is importa...
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The modern history of swearing: Where all the dirtiest words come from

The modern history of swearing: Where all the dirtiest words come from | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
As society evolves, so do our curse words. Here's how some of the most famous ones developed -- and a few new ones
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Web-based Concordancing and Other Reference Resources as a Problem-solving Tool for L2 Writers. PhD dissertation


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Apresentando a Linguística de Corpus - YouTube

Esse vídeo traz uma breve introdução à Linguística de Corpus com um exemplo prático de como ela pode ser usada. O vídeo faz parte de uma série sobre as teori...
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Improve Your Vocabulary - VocabMonk | Tools for...

Improve Your Vocabulary - VocabMonk | Tools for... | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
VocabMonk is a virtual guide to improve your vocabulary skills. Test your vocabulary today and gain the extra edge required to crack exams like GRE, GMAT, SAT and CAT for free.
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