TITLE

KWICgrouper - Designing a tool for corpus-driven concordance analysis

AUTHOR(S)
O'DONNELL, MATTHEW BROOK
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
International Journal of English Studies;2008, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p107
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The corpus-driven analysis of concordance data often results in the identification of groups of lines in which repeated patterns around the node item establish membership in a particular function meaning group (Mahlberg 2005). This paper explains the KWICgrouper, a concept designed to support this kind of concordance analysis. Groups are defined by sets of patterns that can be matched against the lines in a concordance. The central elements of the KWICgrouper are described in object-oriented terms and an experimental implementation described.
ACCESSION #
35706771

 

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