Dipartimento di Lingue e Letterature straniere e Culture moderne
Corpus linguistics represents the main focus area of our research group.
We aim at building and processing electronic POS-tagged corpora (using the CQP format of the IMS Stuttgart Corpus Workbench), therefore providing freely available textual data and fine-grained querying opportunities, whether at morphosyntactic or lexical or textual level.
The first working phase was launched in the framework of a FIRB national project devoted to “Italian language in the variety of texts” (2001). The group was then involved in many projects supported by Italian funding bodies:
Here follow the main resources you can find at www.corpora.unito.it and www.bmanuel.org:
International cooperation with the Universities of Erlangen and Stuttgart.