"Phrases in English"
- British National Corpus
- BNC Home
BNC Users Reference Guide
BNC Online Lookup
- Lee, David Y. W. 2001.
registers, text types, domains and styles: clarifying the concepts and
navigating a path through the BNC jungle. Language Learning & Technology,
- David Lee's BNC Index for the BNC World Edition
- Aston, Guy. 2001.
Text categories and
corpus users: a response to David Lee. Language Learning & Technology,
- Mark Davies' evolving Variation In English Words and Phrases
site permits database lookup of words and phrases in the BNC in selected registers
by word-form, POS, lemma, or synonym. A powerful complement to this site!
- BNCweb is a powerful Web interface extension
to the BNC's SARA software. Requires a UNIX Web server and a locally installed copy
of the BNC World Edition.
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Links to unrestricted online text archives, including the
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and the Children's Library
- The Word on the Street
Collection of about 1800 broadsides from 1650-1910 at the National Library of Scotland.
Texts both in fascimile and searchable machine-readable form.
- HP Speechbot
Over 17,000 hours of American English online audio and video, primarily
from radio news and talk shows. Complete transcriptions of the audio compiled with speech
recognition technology are searchable; results link to the original audio content with text display.
Transcription quality varies from excellent to incoherent.
the Power of Oratory
Fascinating online audio, video and full-text database of all kinds of
American speech(es), including excerpts exemplifying specific rhetorical
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