Corpora and Language Teaching (Studies in Corpus by Karin Aijmer

By Karin Aijmer

The articles during this edited quantity characterize a huge assurance of parts. They talk about the function and effectiveness of corpora and corpus-linguistic strategies for language instructing but in addition take care of broader concerns resembling the connection among corpora and moment language instructing and the way different views of overseas language academics and utilized linguists will be reconciled. a couple of concrete examples are given of ways actual corpus fabric can be utilized for various studying actions within the lecture room. it's also proven how particular learner difficulties for instance within the sector of phrasing might be studied at the foundation of learner corpora and textbook corpora. at the foundation of learner corpora of speech and writing it's extra proven that even complicated novices of English are doubtful approximately stylistic and textual content sort changes.

Show description

Read or Download Corpora and Language Teaching (Studies in Corpus Linguistics) PDF

Best study & teaching books

Elements of Language Curriculum: A Systematic Approach to Program Development

This article offers a realistic, entire review of the various levels and actions keen on constructing and enforcing a valid, rational, and powerful language software. It systematically describes and exemplifies the entire components of language curriculum layout. actions and routines, photograph organizers, and pattern language courses illustrate and advertise pedagogically sound perform and potent integration of fabric.

Changing Architectural Education: Towards a New Professionalism

Architectural schooling is stressed to satisfy the calls for of an evolving building and to cater to the more and more different profession locations of graduates. How should still architectural schooling reply to those expert demanding situations? How can scholars be higher ready for pro perform?

Scottish Gaelic in Three Months (Hugo)

Designed to supply the learner with a operating wisdom of Scottish Gaelic in 3 months, this publication explains the elemental grammar, with brief routines and conversational drills placing it into context.

Additional resources for Corpora and Language Teaching (Studies in Corpus Linguistics)

Sample text

Paquot, M. 2008. Exemplification in learner writing: A cross-linguistic perspective. In Phraseology in Foreign Language Learning and Teaching, F. Meunier & S. Granger (eds). Amsterdam: John Benjamins. 31 32 Sylviane Granger Purdy, J. D. ) 2004. Commentaries on the Comparative Fallacy in second language research. Working Papers in TESOL and Applied Linguistics 4(1). Available from http://journals. php/tesol/article/view/172/169 Ragan, P. H. 2001. Classroom use of a systemic functional small learner corpus.

Mukherjee, J. -M. 2006. Rethinking applied corpus linguistics from a languagepedagogical perspective: New departures in learner corpus research. In Planing, Painting and Gluing Corpora. Inside the Applied Corpus Linguist’s Workshop, B.  Marko (eds), 205–232. Frankfurt: Lang. Myles, F. 2005. Review article: Interlanguage corpora and second language acquisition research. Second Language Acquisition Research 21(4): 373–391. Nesselhauf, N. 2005. Collocations in a Learner Corpus. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Usage-based Models of Language. Stanford CA: CSLI. Bernardini, S. 2004. Corpora in the classroom: An overview and some reflections on future developments. In Sinclair (2004), 15–36. Bybee, J. 2005. From usage to grammar: The mind’s response to repetition. LSA Presidential Address 2005. edu/~jbybee/. Chambers, A. 2005. Integrating corpus consultation in language studies. Language Learning & Technology 9(2): 111–125. Cobb, T. & Horst, M. 2001. Reading academic English: Carrying learners across the lexical threshold.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.09 of 5 – based on 5 votes