LINGUIST List 23.933

Fri Feb 24 2012

Confs: Comp Ling, Text/Corpus Ling, Lang Acquisition, Applied Ling/UK

Editor for this issue: Amy Brunett <>

Date: 22-Feb-2012
From: Cedric Krummes <>
Subject: Korpora und DaF-Materialien – eine praktische Werkstatt
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Korpora und DaF-Materialien – eine praktische Werkstatt

Date: 25-Jun-2012 - 26-Jun-2012 Location: Bangor (North Wales), United Kingdom Contact: Cedric Krummes Contact Email: < click here to access email > Meeting URL:

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Computational Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Text/Corpus Linguistics

Subject Language(s): German

Meeting Description:

The project 'What's Hard in German?' (WHiG?) is a 3-year AHRC/DFGproject that has been carried out by Bangor University and theHumboldt-Universität zu Berlin from July 2009 until June 2012. Theaim was to compile a learner corpus of written data as produced byadvanced British learners of German.

The main aim of our 2-day workshop is to introduce German as aforeign language (DaF) practitioners to corpus methods and tools onDay 1 and assist them creating corpus-informed teaching and learningmaterials on Day 2.

The workshop is restricted to 18 delegates. There are NO fees, butrefreshments, 2 lunches, and a USB stick will be provided.Delegates arrange their own travel and accommodation.

For more information and to download the announcement andregistration document, please visit:

For further questions, please do not hesitate to contact CedricKrummes:

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