Learner corpora: looking towards the future

Ana Diaz-Negrillo, Paul Thompson

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Although still a relatively young �eld, learner corpus research is showing a remarkable rate of development that extends beyond corpus linguistics to other areas such as FLT, SLA research and, more recently, computational linguistics. €is paper presents a state of the art overview of learner corpus research which illustrates the wide range of uses, users and activities that surround learner corpora. It provides a critical appraisal of what has been done so far and points to future lines of research.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAutomatic Treatment and Analysis of Learner Corpus Data
EditorsAna Diaz-Negrillo, Nicolas Ballier, Paul Thompson
Place of PublicationAmsterdam
PublisherJohn Benjamins
Number of pages22
ISBN (Electronic)9789027270955
ISBN (Print)9789027203663
Publication statusPublished - 2013

Publication series

NameStudies in Corpus Linguistics
PublisherJohn Benjamins


  • learner corpus research
  • review


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