ICAME Journal 33


Computers in English Linguistics

No. 33 – April 2009

International Computer Archive of Modern and Medieval English
Aksis – The Centre of Culture, Language and Information Technology


The 30th Anniversary of ICAME

Geoffrey Leech and Stig Johansson The coming of ICAME 5


Mats Deutschmann, Annelie Ädel, Gregory Garretson and Terry Walker Introducing Mini-McCALL: A pilot version of the Mid-Sweden Corpus of Computer-Assisted Language Learning 21
Marianne Hundt and Nicholas Smith The present perfect in British and American English: Has there been any change, recently? 45
Lilo Moessner The influence of the Royal Society on 17th-century scientific writing 65


Annelie Ädel and Randi Reppen (eds.) Corpora and discourse. The challenges of different settings. (Mikko Laitinen) 89
Sonja Adolphs Corpus and context. Investigating pragmatic functions in spoken discourse. (Anna-Brita Stenström) 96
Stefan Dollinger New dialect formation in Canada. Evidence from the English modal auxiliaries. (Arja Nurmi) 101
Thomas Egan Non-finite complementation. A usage-based study of infinitive and -ing clauses in English. (Nelleke Oostdijk) 105
Gaëtanelle Gilquin, Szilvia Papp and María Belén Díez-Bedmar (eds.) Linking up contrastive and learner corpus research. (Hilde Hasselgård) 109
Sebastian Hoffmann, Stefan Evert, Nicholas Smith, David Lee and Ylva Berglund Prytz Corpus linguistics with BNCweb – a practical guide. (Hans van Halteren) 115
Fanny Meunier and Sylviane Granger (eds.) Phraseology in foreign language learning and teaching. (Göran Kjellmer) 118
Christoph Rühlemann Conversation in context. A corpus-driven approach. (Karin Aijmer) 122

Shorter notice

Charlotte Hommerberg and Gunnel Tottie Errata 129

ICAME services

Knut Hofland ICAME Web-site
ICAME – CD-ROM Version 2
Conditions on the use of ICAME corpus material
Use of ICAME texts within an institution 132
Information for contributors 133