[Corpora-List] Word frequencies from a corpus of movie and TV show subtitles.

Cyrus Shaoul cyrus.shaoul
Tue Apr 14 21:12:16 CEST 2009

I saw this announcement of a new resource for word frequencies, and I thought I would pass it along to my fellow CORPORA list members.


> Hi all,
> I?ve an article in press with Boris New on word frequency measures
> that may interest you. There is a website
> (http://expsy.ugent.be/subtlexus)
> where you can download the manuscript and the new frequency norms for
> (American) English based on subtitles that are much better than the
> Kucera & Francis norms and, certainly for short words, than any other
> norm currently available. All the best, marc
> Marc Brysbaert Department of Experimental Psychology Ghent University
> Henri Dunantlaan 2 B-9000 Gent Belgium Tel. +32 9 264 94 25 Fax. +32 9
> 264 64 96 marc.brysbaert at ugent.be
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