Chapter published in:
Processes of Change: Studies in Late Modern and Present-Day English
Edited by Sandra Jansen and Lucia Siebers
[Studies in Language Variation 21] 2019
► pp. 4972


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OBC = Old Bailey Corpus
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ACE = The Australian Corpus of English
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BNC = British National Corpus
CED = Corpus of English Dialogues 1560–1760
2006 Compiled under the supervision of Merja Kytö & Jonathan Culpeper.
COCA = Corpus of Contemporary American English . Compiled by Mark Davies 2008 Online at http://​corpus​.byu​.edu​/coca/.
COHA = Corpus of Historical American English
1810–2009 Compiled by Mark Davies (2010–). Online at http://​corpus​.byu​.edu​/coha/
CONCE = A Corpus of Nineteenth-Century English
Compiled by Merja Kytö & Juhani Rudanko.
FLOB = The Freiburg-LOB Corpus (‘F-LOB’) (original version) compiled by Christian Mair
LC = Lampeter Corpus of Early Modern English Tracts
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LOB = The LOB Corpus, original version (1970–1978), compiled
by Geoffrey Leech, Stig Johansson & Knut Hofland1976.
OED = Oxford English Dictionary
, 3rd edition in progress 1989– Oxford: Oxford University Press. Online: http://​www​.oed​.com/.
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