|The corpus-based approach to linguistic analysis and
language teaching has come to prominence over the past two decades. This
book seeks to bring readers up to date with the latest developments in
corpus-based language studies.
The only textbook to adopt a 'how to' approach with
exercises and cases, it covers all the major theoretical approaches to
the use of corpus data and affords students and researchers alike
readings from eminent figures in the discipline.
In comparison with the existing introductory books in corpus
linguistics, Corpus-based Language Studies is unique in a number