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Published: 01 October 2018

288 Pages | 150

5.55 x 8.5 inches

ISBN: 9781474421720

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Corpus Linguistics and the Description of English

Second Edition

Hans Lindquist and Magnus Levin

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Edinburgh Textbooks on the English Language Advanced

The second edition of this successful text provides an ideal introduction for university students of English at the intermediate level. Students planning papers, dissertations or theses will find the book a particularly valuable guide

New to this Edition:

  • New coverage on social media, DIY corpora and ethical concerns
  • New material on metonymy and pragmatics
  • Updated example investigations, corpus exercises and study questions
  • Examples of how to create your own corpus data
  • Information on new corpora with accompanying links

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