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Book: System and Corpus

Chapter: Corpus analysis: the state of the art and three types of unanswered questions

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.19141


I will discuss ways of using corpora to study the extent and strength of phraseology in English, and will then argue that evidence from these empirical studies can be used to tackle some long-standing unanswered questions relating to how language relates to cognitive and social systems.

Chapter Contributors

  • Michael Stubbs ( - stubbs) 'University of Trier'