Day: November 14, 2009

Body vs One

Posted on 14 November 2009 by Lise

An interesting post over at the Language Log: Body and One: Corpus count fail Posted by Mark Liberman, November 14, 2009 @ 12:02 pm. Worth having a look – there’s a good discussion and some food for thought for how things get counted in a corpus.
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Exams

Posted on 14 November 2009 by Lise

I’ve just finished writing the exam scripts for Describing Language (all about Systemic Functional Linguistics) and Words and Meaning (all about, well, words and meaning). I’m quite pleased with the questions – they seem very reasonable and fair while still being intellectually stimulating! Hopefully students will agree AFTER they sit the papers.
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