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10 words that are dying out - but 'cheerio' is alive and well in Plymouth ... - Plymouth Herald

10 words that are dying out - but 'cheerio' is alive and well in Plymouth ... - Plymouth Herald | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
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"The rise of 'awesome' seems to provide evidence of American English's influence on British speakers.
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How to help learners of English understand prepositions | British Council Voices

How to help learners of English understand prepositions | British Council Voices | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
Why are words like ‘on’, ‘at’, ‘for’ and ‘about’ so tricky for learners of English and how can teachers help? Adam Simpson, winner of the British Council’s Teaching English blog award for his infographic on prepositions, explains.
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In memory of Geoffrey Leech

In memory of Geoffrey Leech | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
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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

A Dictionary of Reduplicated Words in the English Language | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
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Well, well, well. Any thoughts on this?

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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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Vol. 53 (2014)

Vol. 53 (2014) | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
Revista científica en el ámbito del Procesamiento del Lenguaje Natural
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The University of Auckland - Lancaster University Corpus Linguistics Workshop 2014 -- Abstract submission system

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Ten Common Misused English Words Among English Language Learners

Ten Common Misused English Words Among English Language Learners | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
For today, I've made a list of the ten most common misused words in English by English language learners. I came up with this list based on the English language learners I've tutored who are unawar...
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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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Sad news for the world of linguistics.

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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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