P-AWL: Academic Word List for Portuguese

  • Jorge Baptista
  • Neuza Costa
  • Joaquim Guerra
  • Marcos Zampieri
  • Maria Cabral
  • Nuno Mamede
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6001)


This paper presents and discusses the methodology for the construction of an Academic Word List for Portuguese: PAWL, inspired in its English equivalent. The aim of this linguistic resource is to provide a solid base for future studies and applications on Computer Assisted Language Learning, while maintaining comparability with other comparable resources.


Portuguese academic word list Computer Assisted Language Learning 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jorge Baptista
    • 1
  • Neuza Costa
    • 1
  • Joaquim Guerra
    • 1
  • Marcos Zampieri
    • 1
  • Maria Cabral
    • 1
  • Nuno Mamede
    • 1
  1. 1.Universidade do Algarve, Campus de Gambelas P 8005-139 Faro, Portugal, Spoken Language Laboratory, INESC ID LisboaLisboaPortugal

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