Corpora and Language Education

  • Lynne¬†Flowerdew

Part of the Research and Practice in Applied Linguistics book series (RPAL)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Key Concepts and Approaches

  3. The Nexus of Corpus Linguistics, Textlinguistics and Sociolinguistics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 79-79
  4. Applications of Corpora in Research and Teaching Arenas

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 129-129
    2. Lynne Flowerdew
      Pages 131-189
    3. Lynne Flowerdew
      Pages 190-232
    4. Lynne Flowerdew
      Pages 233-270
  5. Resources

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 271-271
    2. Lynne Flowerdew
      Pages 273-281
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 282-347

About this book


A critical examination of key concepts and issues in corpus linguistics, with a particular focus on the expanding interdisciplinary nature of the field and the role that written and spoken corpora now play in these different disciplines. It also presents a series of corpus-based case studies illustrating central themes and best practices.

Authors and affiliations

  • Lynne¬†Flowerdew
    • 1
  1. 1.Hong Kong University of Science and TechnologyHong Kong SARChina

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