Centre for Corpus Research

The Centre for Corpus Research supports the use of corpus analysis in research, teaching and learning. CCR provides access to a range of corpora and has a dedicated computer suite with specialist resources as well as an eye-tracking laboratory.



Exploring Gender in Children’s Literature from a Cognitive Corpus Stylistic Perspective

Pattern Grammar

Pattern Grammar

Applications of Pattern Grammar to teaching and lexicography


Posted 28 March 2018

What's in a Word: Exam-ready with CLiC

"With less than fifty days until the Literature exams, this exciting new approach could not have fallen into teachers' hands at a better time!" In her guest post on the CLiC Dickens Blog, teacher Katherine Howard (Brockington College, South Leicestershire) writes about using the CLiC web app for GCSE English revision with a case study of 'A Christmas Carol'.

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We are proud to offer throughout the academic year a series of events including the annual John Sinclair Lecture.

In 2017, the Centre hosted the International Corpus Linguistics conference.

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