Anthony Becker

List of John Benjamins publications for which Anthony Becker plays a role.


Nekrasova-Beker, Tatiana and Anthony Becker 2020 The use of lexical patterns in engineering: A corpus-based investigation of five sub-disciplinesAdvances in Corpus-based Research on Academic Writing: Effects of discipline, register, and writer expertise, Römer-Barron, Ute, Viviana Cortes and Eric Friginal (eds.), pp. 227–254 | Chapter
Over the past decade, engineering has been one of the most oft-chosen fields of study for domestic and international students at US colleges and universities (IIE 2017; NCES 2018). As a result, the number of students in undergraduate engineering courses has steadily grown, leading to increased… read more
The present study compared 4-word lexical bundles found in a general engineering corpus (2,030,000 words) with those found in a corpus of texts collected from a Pathway engineering course for ESL (English as a Second Language) students (356,000 words) and a corpus of pedagogical materials used to… read more