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pyvideo.org - Analyzing Rap Lyrics with Python

Have you ever wondered which rapper is the most sexist? Come learn how to find out by scraping rapgenius and analyzing rap lyrics using Python with libraries like pattern and Beautiful Soup! There will be pictures of Lil' Jon.
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Homepage LCR 2015 - Faculty of Arts - LCR 2015

Homepage LCR 2015 - Faculty of Arts - LCR 2015 | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
LCR 2015
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20 words that once meant something very different | ideas.ted.com

20 words that once meant something very different | ideas.ted.com | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
Language historian Anne Curzan takes a closer look at this phenomenon, and shares some words that used to mean something totally different.
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A Brief Encounter with Grammar : I Wish

A Brief Encounter with Grammar : I Wish | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
  Main Activities Prediction, listening, grammar (wishes) and speaking. Suitable for  Teens and adults, Pre-Advanced (B2.2) and above. TEACHER'S NOTES    (Click here for a pdf of theTeacher's ...
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Is Grammar Important? - YouTube

A video that discusses how grammar is important and how it is not important. Also, the difference between prescriptive and descriptive grammars is explained.
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The Linguistics Channel - YouTube

The Linguistics Channel - YouTube | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
A charming videoblog-style channel about the basics of linguistics including videos on grammar, morphology, phonology, syntax, semantics, phonetics, pragmati...
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From flexitarian to evil genius: new words in the OED | OxfordWords blog

From flexitarian to evil genius: new words in the OED | OxfordWords blog | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
The June 2014 Oxford English Dictionary (OED) update sees another wide range of words and senses entering the dictionary. We’ve had a focus on updating wor
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Yearbook of Corpus Linguistics and Pragmatics

Yearbook of Corpus Linguistics and Pragmatics | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
Call for papers for a volume on “Corpus Pragmatics in Translation Studies”, Edited by Jesús Romero-Trillo (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid) and Richard Xiao (Lancaster University)To be published in the Yearbook of Corpus Linguistics ...
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Intended audience:

Researchers from the areas of corpus linguistics, pragmatics, sociolinguistics, language education, psycholinguistics, and theoretical linguistics.

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separated by a common language: Who is ruining/spoiling/destroying English?

separated by a common language: Who is ruining/spoiling/destroying English? | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
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From the website: "I just wasted some time in the corpus of Global Web-Based English (GloWBE) and thought I'd share this with you in order to make me feel better about the time-wastage"

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Learn English ESL Irregular Verbs Grammar Rap Song! StickStuckStuck with Fluency MC! - YouTube

Preview and Purchase the OFFICIAL VERSION at http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/fluencymc Follow: http://www.colloandspark.com http://www.facebook.com/FluencyMC http:/...
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Twictionaries are adorkable but there's a bigger story here

Twictionaries are adorkable but there's a bigger story here | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
Collins, publisher of one of the world’s most well-known dictionaries, is running a competition to encourage members of the public to vote on the new words that should be included in its next edition…
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Confs: Computational Linguistics, Text/Corpus Linguistics, Sociolinguistics/USA » Applied Linguistics » Blog Archive » Boston University

Boston University
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Researching New Uses of Corpora for Language Teaching and Learning headline story on Cambridge University Press Extra Language blog |

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Actividad para la clase ELE: Las preposiciones con verbos de movimiento

Actividad para la clase ELE: Las preposiciones con verbos de movimiento | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
En este post que se dirige a profesores de español y futuros profesores de ELE os propongo una actividad que me suele funcionar muy bien en clase. El objetivo de la actividad es resolver las dudas que tienen los alumnos sobre el uso correcto de las preposiciones que acompañan los verbos de movimiento, uno de los temas que dan lugar a confusiones.
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66 Facts You Probably Didn't Know About The English Language

66 Facts You Probably Didn't Know About The English Language | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
The English language is, quite literally, the greatest language in the world. Great in terms of size - the current edition of the Oxford English Dictionary contains 615,000 entries. Great in terms of scope -- it's an official language in seventy-nine...
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Timeline Photos - English on the Move | Facebook: Soccer vocabulary in English

Timeline Photos - English on the Move | Facebook: Soccer vocabulary in English | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
Soccer vocabulary in English...
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Soccer vocabulary in English

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The Cooperative Principle and the Gricean Maxims - YouTube

A video explaining the Gricean Maxims and how they relate to the Cooperative Principle in Linguistics.
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It's that time when drawing our own conclusions is needed. I think this video is worth watching.

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An Introduction to Morphology - YouTube

An introduction to morphology in linguistics describing morphemes, bound morphemes, free morphemes, content words, function words, bound roots, affixes, and ...
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Love British Slang? Then you’ll love these 12 expressions. | English with a Twist

Love British Slang? Then you’ll love these 12 expressions. | English with a Twist | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
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La_Palabra_Justa_Preview.pdf

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La Palabra Justa: An English-Spanish / Español-Inglés Glossary of Academic Vocabulary for Bilingual Teaching & Learning
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Learn vocabulary in context - Lexicum: Lexicum releases a native iPhone app

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Verb conjugation, practice & tests | Conjugation.io

Conjugate and practice over 35,000 verbs in English, French, German, Italian and Spanish. Save verbs and test yourself. Listen to audio pronuncations.
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Sancar Sahin is asking for feedback. The Spanish & Italian sections look great!

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The Lousy Linguist: mathematical linguistics for high school students

The Lousy Linguist: mathematical linguistics for high school students | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
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This is good reading here!

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Confs: Text/Corpus Linguistics/UK » Applied Linguistics » Blog Archive » Boston University

Boston University
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University of Ghana Corpus Linguistics Workshop 2014

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