Language Resources and Evaluation

, Volume 44, Issue 3, pp 281–290

Google the verb


DOI: 10.1007/s10579-010-9117-9

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Kilgarriff, A. Lang Resources & Evaluation (2010) 44: 281. doi:10.1007/s10579-010-9117-9


The verb google is intriguing for the study of morphology, loanwords, assimilation, language contrast and neologisms. We present data for it for nineteen languages from nine language families.


Multilingual morphologyLoanwordsAssimilationNeologism

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Lexical Computing LtdBrightonUK