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Construire un corpus

On pourrait dire que le moment de définir le corpus d’une recherche linguistique est une étape très importante pour le succès du travail. Cela est surtout vrai pour ce que concerne les recherches qui utilisent des outils de traitement automatique du langage, puisque dans ce cas, c’est la machine qui est responsable pour réaliser la “lecture” du corpus. 340 more words

Building your own corpus - BootCat custom URL feature

I noticed that #corpusmooc round 2 does have something on collecting corpora from the web, a video of using SketchEngine using its BootCat module that appears under unit 3.1.8 A brief introduction to SketchEngine. 180 more words


You should have the body!

Mark Hancock has a nice write-up of a talk given by Mike McCarthy on spoken English. The write-up concludes with an interesting metaphor of a corpus being a corpse, language that is no longer alive. 300 more words


Why study a MOOC on Corpus Linguistics?


I thought it was time to give MOOCs a try, so I decided to sign up for the Corpus Linguistics course produced by Lancaster University within the FutureLearn platform. 247 more words


Happy Autumn!

Fall into Fall with ghee!

Welcome fall! I have been waiting for a long time (or so it seems) for this season. Cooler weather, warm soups and teas, the upcoming holiday season, pumpkin and butternut squash – the list goes on. 326 more words

Second Life

new course


I’m taking a course about corpus linguistics from futurelearn.com. I’ve never heard of corpus linguistics but it sounds fascinating and (potentially) useful in terms of research and the like. 20 more words

MOOC on Corpus delivered by Lancaster University

Corpus Linguistics: Method, Analysis, Interpretation (It begins next Sept 29th)

About the course

The course aims to:

Demonstrate that corpus approaches to social science can offer valuable insight into social reality by investigating the use and manipulation of language in society. 88 more words

Unit 4