The Hong Kong South China Morning Post Corpus

Title

The Hong Kong South China Morning Post Corpus

Editor

Benson, Phil (ed.)

Availability

Distributed by the University of Oxford under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.

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Languages

English

Editorial Practice

Encoding format: COCOA

OTA keywords

Linguistic corpora
Newspapers
Anthologies

LC keywords

Linguistic analysis (Linguistics)
Newspapers -- Language
Chinese newspapers -- China -- 20th century

Extent
  • designation: Text data
  • size: (41 files : ca. 7 MB)
Creation Date

1992

Source Description

The Hong Kong South China Morning Post Corpus Beczak, Thaddeus South China Morning Post Hong Kong: 1993

Note: The Hong Kong South China Morning Post corpus consists of 2874 Hong Kong and China news reports originally published in the South China Morning Post, Hong Kong's leading circulation daily English-language newspaper. The reports were published between February 1992 and March 1992. In total, the corpus contains 1 million+ running words. The reports in the corpus are not a complete set of items for this period, and they are not listed in any special order in the files. The corpus has been produced solely as a large sample of text for linguistic analysis

Notes

Corpus

Permanent URL

http://purl.ox.ac.uk/ota/2036