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Title Working with German corpora / edited by Bill Dodd ; with a foreword by John Sinclair
Published Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK : University of Birmingham University Press, [2000]
[London ; New York] : Continuum, [2006?]
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Description 1 online resource (xxvii, 299 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction : the relevance of corpora to German studies / Bill Dodd -- Corpus analysis in the service of literary criticism : Goethe's Die Wahlverwandtschaften as a model case / Gordon J.A. Burgess -- When Ost meets West : a corpus-study of binomial and other expressions before and during German unification / Bill Dodd -- German be- verbs revisited : using corpus evidence to investigate valency / Piklu Gupta -- A corpus-based study of German accusative/dative propositions / Randall L. Jones -- Translators at play : exploitations of collocational norms in German-English translation / Dorothy Kenny -- "Die schöne Geschichte" : a corpus-based analysis of Thomas Mann's Joseph und seine Brüder / Ann Lawson -- Towards a corpus-based comparison of two journals in the field of business and management German / April Mackison -- The ASTCOVEA German Grammar in conText Project / Peter Roe -- An electric corpus of Early New High German / Jonathan West -- Rights and obligations in legal contracts : corpus evidence / Anne Wichmann and Jane Nielsen -- Inflected and periphrastic subjunctive verb forms in German newspaper texts of the 1960s and 1990s / Nic Witton
Summary The essays in this volume, writen by Germanists from Britain, Ireland, the USA and Australia, illustrate the enormous potential which corpus-based work has for German Studies as a whole and the rich diversity of work currently being undertaken. A detailed introduction explains basic concepts, methods, and applications of corpus-based work
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes In English with examples in German
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Subject Computational linguistics.
Corpora (Linguistics)
German language -- Data processing.
Form Electronic book
Author Dodd, Bill (Bill J.), 1950-
ISBN 1847143393 (electronic bk.)
9781847143396 (electronic bk.)