The availability of large electronic corpora has caused major shifts in linguistic research, including the ability to analyze much more data than ever before, and to perform micro-analyses of linguistic structures across languages. This has historical linguists to rethink many standard assumptions about language history, and methods and approaches that are relevant to the study of it. The field is now interested in, and attracts, specialists whose fields range from statistical modeling to acoustic phonetics. These changes ...

The Oxford Handbook of the History of English 2016, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780190627881

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The Oxford Handbook of the History of English 2012, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780199922765