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The Dynamics of Lexical Innovation: Data, methods, models
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[Pragmatics & Cognition 25:1] 2018
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Notes on corpora


Spraakbanken, historical fiction novels in the romi, romii, rom99, storsuc, and romg
subcorpora, in total 22.41 millions tokens. Available at https://​spraakbanken​.gu​.se.
Accessed 1 September 2018. The specific subcorpora can most easily be accessed
through the following link, by replacing “INSERTSEARCHWORD”
with your search word



DWDS corpus. Digitale Wörterbuch der Deutschen Sprache, in total 417 million tokens.
Available at https://​www​.dwds​.de. Accessed 1 September 2018. The specific corpora
can most easily be accessed through the following link, by replacing
“INSERTSEARCHWORD” with your search word.


Google English Ngrams, [ p. 84 ]based on the Google Books corpus, version 2012,
in total 350 billion tokens. Available https://​books​.google​.com​/ngrams.
Accessed 1 September 2018.

Google German Ngrams, based on the Google Books corpus, version 2012,
in total 50 billion tokens. Available https://​books​.google​.com​/ngrams,
accessed 1 September 2018.

The Google Ngram raw data is most readily accessible through Matt Nicklay’s
(Github username: econpy) python code https://​github​.com​/econpy​/google​-ngrams​​/blob​/master​/getngrams​.py. Accessed 1 September 2018


COHA corpus, Corpus of Historical American English, in total 400 million tokens. Available at https://​corpus​.byu​.edu​/coha/. Accessed 1 September 2018.

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