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COBUILDCollins Birmingham University Language Database
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Lew e Dziemienko (2006) afirmam que as definicoes por sentencas completas, tambem denominadas de definicoes contextuais, tem sua formula inspirada nas definicoes populares, e Sinclair (2007), na apresentacao da primeira edicao do COBUILD para aprendizes avancados, reforca a mesma ideia refletida em edicoes anteriores da familia desses dicionarios:
Celce-Murcia and Larsen-Freeman's The Grammar Book, 1999: TGB; The Cambridge Grammar of English by Carter and McCarthy, 2006: CGE; Collins COBUILD English Grammar by Sinclair, 1990; Grammar for English Language Teachers by Parrott, 2010; and The Teacher's Grammar Book by Williams, 2005).
Los diccionarios Longman Dictionaty of Contemporary English y el Collins COBUILD English Dictionary fueron dos de los primeros en ser producidos a traves de computadores y, en el caso del Collins, en estar basado integramente en un corpus.
Sinclair, John 1990: Collins COBUILD English Grammar.
El tratamiento que el COBUILD da a los fraseologismos sigue mostrando falta de sistematicidad en los criterios de seleccion e inclusion, pero es mas completo en cuanto a la informacion lexico-gramatical que ofrece sobre las unidades:
Try some nontraditional dictionaries, such as the COBUILD English dictionary.
Looking up: An account of the COBUILD project in lexical computing.
in 1978 and reissued subsequently) and later the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary of Current English (OALD, first published by Oxford University Press in 1942) and Collins' COBUILD Dictionary of the English Language, (first published in 1987) seem almost to have been designed for computational linguistic investigation, despite the fact their radically new formats were designed for learners of English with only limited facility in the language.
The English PUs were selected with the help of the following five idiom dictionaries: Collins COBUILD Dictionary of Idioms, Oxford Idioms Dictionary for Learners of English, Chambers English Dictionary of Idioms, Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms and Dictionary of Idioms and their Origins.
The OSTI Report (re-edited in Krishnamurthy, 2004) and the COBUILD Project (Sinclair, 1987, 1991) might well be mentioned as perfect exponents of what we could describe as pioneer, first-generation corpus research.
The corpus-based English monolinguistic dictionaries, for example, Collins COBUILD English Language Dictionary (1987) and Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English (1995), include the appropriate semantic prosodic feature of rife.