Corpus Methods for Semantics

Quantitative studies in polysemy and synonymy

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  • Editors: Dylan Glynn1, and Justyna A. Robinson2
  • Format: PDF
  • Publication Year: 2014
  • e-Book ISBN 9789027270337

This volume seeks to advance and popularise the use of corpus-driven quantitative methods in the study of semantics. The first part presents state-of-the-art research in polysemy and synonymy from a Cognitive Linguistic perspective. The second part presents and explains in a didactic manner each of the statistical techniques used in the first part of the volume. A handbook both for linguists working with statistics in corpus research and for linguists in the fields of polysemy and synonymy.

Subjects: Syntax; Semantics; Corpus linguistics; Cognitive linguistics

  • Affiliations: 1: University of Paris VIII; 2: University of Sussex

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