[Corpora-List] Stubbs' analogy?
reynaert at uvt.nl
Wed Dec 14 09:44:02 CET 2005
Try `Stubbs telescope corpus' in Google.
Induction of Linguistic Knowledge
Xiaotian Guo wrote:
> Dear colleagues
> I remember Michael Stubbs once used an analogy in stressing the
> importance of the advent of corpora to linguists and the analogy
> is the creation of telescope to astronauts. But I forgot the source.
> Could anybody direct me to the reference?
> Michael, if you could see the query, you are more than welcome to
> reply youself.
> Xiaotian Guo
> PhD candidate
> The University of Birmingham
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