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Corpora: English-Language

  1. Sebastian Hoffmann

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0229

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

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Hoffmann, S. 2012. Corpora: English-Language. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

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  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012


This entry provides an overview of a selection of electronic language corpora that are avail-able for the study of English at the time of writ-ing (early 2010), including information about their availability and pricing as well as any specific corpus tools that are required to ac-cess the data, where applicable.


  • methods;
  • computational methods and data processing;
  • corpus