ICAME Journal 37


Computers in English Linguistics

No. 37 – April 2013

International Computer Archive of Modern and Medieval English



Claire Brierley, Eric Atwell, Chris Rowland and John Anderson Semantic Pathways: A novel visualisation of varieties of English 5
Samuel Danso, Eric Atwell, Owen Johnson, Augustinus H. ten Asbroek, Seyi Soromekun, Karen Edmond, Chris Hurt, Lisa Hurt, Charles Zandoh, Charlotte Tawiah, Justin Fenty, Seeba Amenga Etego, Seth Owusu Agyei and Betty R. Kirkwood A semantically annotated Verbal Autopsy corpus for automatic analysis of cause of death 37
Rachele De Felice, Jeannique Darby, Anthony Fisher and David Peplow A classification scheme for annotating speech acts in a business email corpus 71
Kazuko Fujimoto The negative and question forms of used to in present-day English 107
Ismail El Maarouf Methodological aspects of Corpus Pattern Analysis 119
Michael T.L. Pace-Sigge The concept of Lexical Priming in the context of language use 149
Jiajin Xu and Maocheng Liang A tale of two C’s: Comparing English varieties with Crown and CLOB (the 2009 Brown family corpora) 175
Qi XU A corpus-based study of the alternating ditransitive verb TELL in native and Chinese learner English corpora 185


Monika Bednarek The language of fictional television. Drama and identity.(Markus Freudinger) 207
Jim Feist Premodifiers in English. Their structure and significance. (Hilde Hasselgård) 212
Marianne Hundt and Ulrike Gut (eds.) Mapping unity and diversity world-wide: Corpus-based studies of New Englishes. (Andrea Sand) 218
Merja Kytö (ed.) English corpus linguistics: Crossing paths. (Martina Bredenbröcker) 222
Manfred Markus, Yoko Iyeiri, Reinhard Heuberger and Emil Chamson (eds.) Middle and Modern English corpus linguistics. A multi-dimensional approach.. (Paula Rodríguez-Abruñeiras) 229
Tony McEnery and Andrew Hardie Corpus linguistics: Method, theory and practice.(Pam Peters) 235
Isabel Moskowich and Begoña Crespo (eds.) Astronomy ‘playne and simple’. The writing of science between 1700 and 1900. (Anu Lehto) 241
Joybrato Mukherjee and Magnus Huber (eds.) Corpus linguistics and variation in English. Theory and description.(Valentin Werner) 246
Doris Schönefeld (ed.) Converging evidence: Methodological and theoretical issues for linguistic research.(Gaëtanelle Gilquin) 253
An Van linden Modal adjectives: English deontic and evaluative constructions in synchrony and diachrony. (Henrik Kaatari) 261
Vander Viana, Sonia Zyngier and Geoff Barnbrook (eds.) Perspectives on Corpus Linguistics. (Andrew Hardie) 266

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