Linguistic Annotation in/for Corpus Linguistics [chapter]

Stefan Th. Gries, Andrea L. Berez
2017 Handbook of Linguistic Annotation  
This article surveys linguistic annotation in corpora and corpus linguistics. We first define the concept of 'corpus' as a radial category and then, in Sect. 2, discuss a variety of kinds of information for which corpora are annotated and that are exploited in contemporary corpus linguistics. Section 3 then exemplifies many current formats of annotation with an eye to highlighting both the diversity of formats currently available and the emergence of XML annotation as, for now, the most
more » ... ad form of annotation. Section 4 summarizes and concludes with desiderata for future developments.
doi:10.1007/978-94-024-0881-2_15 fatcat:znmo3emlrvb7jhyh26nzi6oyda