Do collocational frameworks have local grammars?

MyBook is a cheap paperback edition of the original book and will be sold at uniform, low price.

Buy this article

Price: £15.00+Taxes
Add to favourites

The full text of this article is not currently available.

Data & Media loading...


Full text loading...


Ahmad, K. , Cheng, D. , & Almas, Y
(2006) Multi-lingual sentiment analysis of financial news streams. Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Grid Technology for Financial Modeling and Simulation (pp.1–8). Palermo, Italy.
Barnbrook, G
(2002) Defining Language: A Local Grammar of Definition Sentences. Amsterdam, Netherlands: John Benjamins. doi: 10.1075/scl.11
Barnbrook, G. , & Sinclair, J
(2001) Specialised corpus, local and functional grammars. In M. Ghadessy , A. Henry & R.L. Roseberry (Eds.), Small Corpus Studies and ELT: Theory and Practice (pp. 237–276). Amsterdam, Netherlands: John Benjamins. doi: 10.1075/scl.5.15bar
Bednarek, M
(2008) Emotion Talk across Corpora. Houndsmills, UK: Palgrave Macmillan. doi: 10.1057/9780230285712
Bhatia V. , & Bhatia, A
(2011) Legal discourse across cultures and socio‐pragmatic contexts. World Englishes, 30(4), 481–495. doi: 10.1111/j.1467‑971X.2011.01727.x
Biber, D. , Johansson, S. , Leech, G. , Conrad, S. , Finegan, E. , & Quirk, R
(1999) Longman Grammar of Spoken and Written English. Harlow, UK: Longman.
Brezina, V. , McEnery, T. , & Wattam, S
(2015) Collocations in context: A new perspective on collocation networks. International Journal of Corpus Linguistics, 20(2), 139–173. doi: 10.1075/ijcl.20.2.01bre
Carter, R. , & McCarthy, M
(2006) Cambridge Grammar of English: A Comprehensive Guide. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.
Cheng, W. , & Warren, M
(2005) // à well I have a DIFferent // æ THINking you know //: Disagreement in Hong Kong business discourse: A corpus-driven approach. In M. Gotti & F. Bargiela (Eds.), Asian Business Discourse(s) (pp. 241–270). Frankfurt main, Germany: Peter Lang.
Cheng, W. , Greaves, C. , Warren, M
(2006) From n-gram to skipgram to concgram. International Journal of Corpus Linguistics, 11(4), 411–433. doi: 10.1075/ijcl.11.4.04che
Cheng, W. , Greaves, C. , Sinclair, J. , & Warren, M
(2009) Uncovering the extent of the phraseological tendency: Towards a systematic analysis of concgrams. Applied Linguistics, 30(2), 236–252. doi: 10.1093/applin/amn039
Curtotti, M. , & McCreath, E.C
(2011) A corpus of Australian contract language: Description, profiling and analysis. Proceedings of the 13 th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Law (pp. 199–208). New York, NY: ACM.
Greaves, C
(2009) ConcGram 1.0: A Phraseological Search Engine. Amsterdam, Netherlands: John Benjamins.
Greaves, C. , & Warren, M
(2010) What can a corpus tell us about multi-word units?In A. O’Keeffe & M. McCarthy (Eds.), The Routledge Handbook of Corpus Linguistics (pp. 212–226). London, UK: Routledge.
Gross, M
(1993) Local grammars and their representation by finite automata. In M. Hoey (Ed.), Data, Description, Discourse. Papers on the English Language in honour of John McH. Sinclair (pp.26–38). London, UK: Harper-Collins.
Halliday, M.A.K. & Matthiessen, C.M.I.M
(2004) An Introduction to Functional Grammar (3rd ed.). London, UK: Edward Arnold.
Hunston, S
(2002) Pattern grammar, language teaching, and linguistic variation. In R. Reppen , S.M. Fitzmaurice & D. Biber (Eds.), Using Corpora to Explore Linguistic Variation (pp. 167–183). Amsterdam, Netherlands: John Benjamins. doi: 10.1075/scl.9.11hun
Hunston, S. , & Francis, G
(2000) Pattern Grammar: A Corpus-driven Approach to the Lexical Grammar of English. Amsterdam, Netherlands: John Benjamins. doi: 10.1075/scl.4
Hunston, S. , & Sinclair, J
(2000) A local grammar of evaluation. In S. Hunston & Thompson, G . (Eds.), Evaluation in Text: Authorial Stance and the Construction of Discourse (pp. 75–100). Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.
Jacobsson, B
(2002) The indefinites some and any in linguistic theory and actual usage. Studia Neophilologica, 74(1), 1–14. doi: 10.1080/00393270252956160
Kadmon, N. , & Landman, F
(1993) Any. Linguistics and Philosophy, 16 (4), 353–422. doi: 10.1007/BF00985272
Luzon-Marco, M.J
(2000) Collocational frameworks in medical research papers: A genre-based study. English for Specific Purposes, 19(1), 63–86. doi: 10.1016/S0889‑4906(98)00013‑1
Martin, J.R. & White, P.R.R
(2005) The Language of Evaluation: Appraisal in English. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan.
Mason, O
(2004) Automatic processing of local grammar patterns. Proceedings of the 7th Annual Colloquium for the UK Special Interest Group Computational Linguistics . Retrieved
Renouf, A. , & Sinclair, J
(1991) Collocational frameworks in English. In K. Aijmer & B. Altenberg (Eds.), English Corpus Linguistics: Studies in the honour of Jan Svartvik (pp. 128–143). London, UK: Longman.
Sinclair, J
(1992) Collins COBUILD English Usage. London, UK: Harper Collins.
(2007a) Defining the Definiendom. In G. de Schryver (Ed.), A Way with Words: Recent Advances in Lexical Theory and Analysis: A Festschrift for Patrick Hanks (pp. 37–47). Kampala, Uganda: Menha Publishers.
(2007b) Collocation reviewed [manuscript]. Tuscan Word Centre, Italy.
Sinclair, J. , Bullon, S. , Krishnamurthy, R. , Manning, E. , & Todd, J
(1990) Collins COBUILD English Grammar. London, UK: HarperCollins.
Warren, M
(2009) Why concgram?In C. Greaves , ConcGram 1.0: A phraseological search engine (pp. 1–11). Amsterdam, Netherlands: John Benjamins.
(2013) I mean I only really wanted to dry me towels because. ..: Organisational frameworks across modes, registers, and genres. In M. Charles , N. Groom & S. John (Eds.), Corpora, Grammar, Text and Discourse (pp. 181–199). Amsterdam, Netherlands: John Benjamins. doi: 10.1075/scl.73.07war
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address