ERIC Number: EJ527803
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Corpus-Based Investigations of Language Use.
Biber, Douglas; And Others
Annual Review of Applied Linguistics, v16 p115-36 1996
Examines a representative text corpus to gain insights into language structure and use and to open new areas of linguistic inquiry. Various illustrations are presented that provide a glimpse into the value of corpus-based investigations for increasing one's understanding of language use and imparting insights important for designing effective teaching materials and activities. (58 references) (CK)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: Technology and Language.