Text Corpus

In linguistics, a corpus (plural corpora) or text corpus is a large and structured set of texts (nowadays usually electronically stored and processed). They are used to do statistical analysis and hypothesis testing, checking occurrences or validating linguistic rules within a specific language territory.A corpus may contain texts in a single language (monolingual corpus) or text data in multiple languages (multilingual corpus). Multilingual corpora that have been specially formatted for side-by-side comparison are called aligned parallel corpora.In order to make the corpora more useful for doing linguistic research, they are often subjected to a process known as annotation.
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  • Co-Occurrence as a Ranking Signal

    … / coincidence or, in a more specific sense, the above-chance frequent occurrence of two terms from a text corpus alongside each other in a certain order. Each listed book appeared highly relevant to me yet I am neither the author nor have I been mentioned in any of them. So how does Google know all this? I examined each title individually and compiled…

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