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Corpus Linguistics and Greek
(1,788 words)


Corpus Linguistics applies quantitative methods to study linguistic phenomena on collections of texts. Ancient Greek corpus linguistics must deal with a relatively small corpus, diachronic, possibly with variants.

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Corpus Linguistics analyzes samples of spoken or written language organized in congruous and sufficiently large collections, named corpora. This branch of linguistics, in c…

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Federico Boschetti, “Corpus Linguistics and Greek”, in: Encyclopedia of Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics, General Editor: Georgios K. Giannakis. Consulted online on 27 February 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-448X_eagll_COM_00000082>
First published online: 2013

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