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Corpus Linguistics in Language Teaching

  1. Casey Keck

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0256

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

How to Cite

Keck, C. 2012. Corpus Linguistics in Language Teaching. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

Abstract

Corpus linguistics is an area of applied linguistics that uses computer technology to analyze large collections of spoken and written texts, or corpora, which have been carefully designed to represent specific domains of language use, such as informal conversation or academic writing.

Keywords:

  • esl/efl;
  • language teaching;
  • corpus;
  • language learning technology