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.

GLARE

GLARE

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

Pattern Grammar

Pattern Grammar

Applications of Pattern Grammar to teaching and lexicography

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Posted 16 November 2018

Liminality in David Copperfield

In this guest post, Sophie Phelps explores 'liminal' Dickensian characters who are not quite children and not quite adults, as she shows with a case study of David Copperfield's "child-wife" Dora.

Posted 10 October 2018

OutLiar

Olu Popoola, a PhD researcher at CCR, has launched OutLiar, a deception blog that showcases investigative linguistic techniques and explores instances of (alleged) duplicity, doublespeak and disinformation in global affairs past and present.

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Forthcoming Events

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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