Lexis in Contrast

Corpus-based approaches

| University of Lund
| Université Catholique de Louvain
ISBN 9789027222770 (Eur) | EUR 110.00
ISBN 9781588110909 (USA) | USD 165.00
ISBN 9789027297341 | EUR 110.00 | USD 165.00
This volume takes stock of current research in contrastive lexical studies. It reflects the growing interest in corpus-based approaches to the study of lexis, in particular the use of multilingual corpora, shared by researchers working in widely differing fields — contrastive linguistics, lexicology, lexicography, terminology, computational linguistics and machine translation. The articles in the volume, which cover a wide diversity of languages, are divided into four main sections: the exploration of cross-linguistic equivalence, contrastive lexical semantics, corpus-based multilingual lexicography, and translation and parallel concordancing. The volume also contains a lengthy introduction to recent trends in contrastive lexical studies written by the editors of the volume, Bengt Altenberg and Sylviane Granger.
[Studies in Corpus Linguistics, 7]  2002.  x, 339 pp.
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“The individual papers in this volume will appeal to researchers interested in similar lexical phenomena or languages, but as a whole the book is valuable for its many discussions of methodological issues in comparative work with corpora.”
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