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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

COLOCATE: Workshop Spanish Learner Corpus Research | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
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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Advanced Collocations | EnglishClub

Further information on collocations. Includes lexical and grammatical collocations, and When is a collocation not a collocation? For advanced ESL students and teachers.
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GRE High Frequency Words - Vocabulary List : Vocabulary.com

A vocabulary list featuring GRE High Frequency Words. Barron's GRE 17th Edition High Freq Words
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Why do the Spanish “shit in the sea”?

Why do the Spanish “shit in the sea”? | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
New book explores the origins of puzzling Spanish idioms that can sound shocking, vulgar or nonsensical to many foreigners
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Is it Possible to Learn Enough Vocabulary from Extensive Reading? - YouTube

Lecturer : Paul Nation Paul Nation is emeritus professor of Applied Linguistics at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. His special interests are ...
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El Día E « El Dia E

El Día E « El Dia E | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
El d?a E - Qui?nes somos. 500 millones de personas hablan espa?ol. El espa?ol es ya la segunda lengua del mundo en cuanto a n?mero de hablantes nativos, el segundo idioma de comunicaci?n internacional y el tercer idioma m?s utilizado en Internet. Es el idioma oficial de 21 pa?ses y posee una nueva y reci?n publicada Gram?tica de la lengua espa?ola, fruto de once a?os de trabajo, investigaci?n, documentaci?n y consenso entre las veintid?s Academias de la Lengua Espa?ola que existen en el mundo. En 2030, el 7,5% de la poblaci?n mundial ser? hispanohablante. En 2050, Estados Unidos ser? el primer pa?s hispanohablante del mundo.
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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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Roxane Harrison's curator insight, April 20, 8:31 PM

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

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Linguistica dei corpora

Linguistica dei corpora | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
Corpus Linguistics site at the FICLIT
department of the University of Bologna, Italy.
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See Bible Search Results at a Glance

See Bible Search Results at a Glance | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
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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Barron's GRE 1001-2000 - Vocabulary List : Vocabulary.com

A vocabulary list featuring Barron's GRE 1001-2000.
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'El Quijote' empleó casi 23.000 palabras diferentes. Hoy un ciudadano medio utiliza 5.000'

'El Quijote' empleó casi 23.000 palabras diferentes. Hoy un ciudadano medio utiliza 5.000' | Applied Corpus Linguistics to Education | Scoop.it
"Ínclitas razas ubérrimas", escribe Rubén Darío al comienzo de su 'Salutación del optimista'. Miguel Sosa era un niño cuando se encontró con este primer verso y
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Why Extensive Reading Doubles Your Vocabulary - YouTube

Why Extensive Reading Doubles Your Vocabulary
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Dealing with Vocabulary in Class : Vocabulary and Intensive Reading - YouTube

Lecturer : Paul Nation Paul Nation is emeritus professor of Applied Linguistics at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. His special interests are ...
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