|aExploring corpus linguistics :|blanguage in action /|cWinnie Cheng.
|aix, 241 p. :|bill. ;|c24 cm.
|aRoutledge introductions to applied linguistics
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aIntroduction -- Linguistic inquiries -- An introduction to corpus linguistics -- Corpus search and analysis methods -- Extended units of meaning -- Data-driven and corpus-driven language learning -- Corpus linguistics and our understandings of language and text -- Corpus approaches to language and text.
The books take an innovative "practice to theory" approach, with a 'back to front' structure which takes the reader from real life problems and issues in the field, then enters into a discussion of intervention and how to engage with these ...