[Corpora-List] Uses of N-grams?

Cedric Krummes cedric.krummes at uni-leipzig.de
Thu Jul 18 09:51:30 CEST 2013


Regarding n-grams (highly frequent word sequences like "on the other hand" or "why don't you"), does anybody any uses for them apart from language teaching.

Most literature dealing with n-grams seems to apply them to foreign language teaching, second language acquisition, or English for X purposes. Any other uses?

Best wishes,

Cédric Krummes -- Dr. Cédric Krummes

Universität Leipzig · +49-341-97-37404 http://www.cedrickrummes.org/contact.php

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