Creating and Digitizing Language Corpora

Volume 1: Synchronic Databases

  • Joan C. Beal
  • Karen P. Corrigan
  • Hermann L. Moisl

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Jean Anderson, Dave Beavan, Christian Kay
    Pages 17-34
  3. Penelope Gardner-Chloros, Melissa Moyer, Mark Sebba
    Pages 91-120
  4. Jeffrey C. Kallen, John Kirk
    Pages 121-162
  5. Brian MacWhinney
    Pages 163-180
  6. Mark Sebba, Susan Dray
    Pages 181-204
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 241-245

About this book


A range of electronic corpora is increasingly accessible via the WWW and CD-ROM. This development coincided with improved standards governing the collecting, encoding and archiving of such data. This book looks at developing similar standards for enriching and preserving unconventional data: dialects, child language and bilingual databases.


Index multilingual synchronic syntactic

Editors and affiliations

  • Joan C. Beal
    • 1
  • Karen P. Corrigan
    • 2
  • Hermann L. Moisl
    • 2
  1. 1.Sheffield UniversityUK
  2. 2.Newcastle UniversityUK

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