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Using Corpora in Discourse Analysis free pdf This book examines approaches to carrying out discourse analysis (DA) using techniques that are grounded in corpus linguistics. Assuming no prior knowledge of corpora, the book examines and evaluates a variety of corpus-based methodologies including: collocations, keyness, concordances, dispersion plots, and building and annotating corpora. Illustrated with a number of real-life examples of corpus-based DA from a range of sources and covering a variety of subjects, this is an informative introduction to using corpus linguistics as a methodology in discourse analysis.

About Paul Baker

Paul Baker is Lecturer in the Department of Linguistics and Modern English Language, University of Lancaster.

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Author : Paul Baker
Publisher : Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd.
Data Published : 11 May 2006
ISBN : 0826477240
EAN : 9780826477248
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 208 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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