LINGUIST List 26.4913

Wed Nov 04 2015

Calls: Lexicography/Philippines

Editor for this issue: Anna White <awhitelinguistlist.org>


Date: 04-Nov-2015
From: Shirley Dita <shirley.ditagmail.com>
Subject: 10th International Conference of the Asian Association for Lexicography
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Full Title: 10th International Conference of the Asian Association for Lexicography
Short Title: AsiaLex2016

Date: 01-Jun-2016 - 03-Jun-2016
Location: Manila, Philippines
Contact Person: Shirley Dita
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://asialex2016.national-u.edu.ph

Linguistic Field(s): Lexicography

Call Deadline: 15-Jan-2016

Meeting Description:

The 10th International Conference of the Asian Association for Lexicography (AsiaLex2016) will be held in the Philippines on June 1-3, 2016, at the Century Park Hotel, Manila. The AsiaLex2016 is organized by the University of the Philippines-Diliman, Department of Linguistics (UP-Lingg), the National University (NU), and the Computing Society of the Philippines (CSP).

The conference aims to 1) present the current trends and practices in lexicography and corpus-building; 2) promote the use of lexicography and corpora in language learning and ELT; and 3) bring together lexicographers, linguists, language educators and dictionary lovers from the Philippines, Asia and all over the world.

Call for Papers:

With the theme Advancing Language Teaching with Lexicography and Corpus-Building, everyone is invited to submit an abstract that revolves around the following sub-themes:

- Lexicography and Asian languages
- Dictionary and ELT
- Dictionary compilation in digital era
- The role of corpus in language teaching
- Dictionary, corpus, and Asian languages
- Lexicography and Philippine languages
- Dictionary, corpus, and Philippine languages
- Multimedia and multifunction of dictionary
- Dictionary and culture
- Terminology, phraseology and neologisms
- Computational methods for corpus and dictionary building



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