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Book: Knowledge-based Vocabulary Lists

Chapter: Developing the Vocabulary Challenge Web Platform and Data Management Systems

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.41778


The chapter discusses the substantial problems involved in developing a large-scale website (the Vocabulary Challenge website) to host our major project across three languages and multiple countries. There is also a section on British Council vetting of the site. The chapter includes screenshots of the actual Vocabulary Challenge instructions and test items.

Chapter Contributors

  • Norbert Schmitt ( - nschmitt) 'Nottingham University'
  • Karen Dunn ( - kdunn) 'British Council'
  • Barry O'Sullivan ( - BOS) 'British Council'
  • Laurence Anthony ( - lanthony) 'Waseda University, Japan'
  • Benjamin Kremmel ( - bkremmel) 'University of Innsbruck'