Resource: The Lancaster Corpus of Mandarin Chinese (LCMC)
|Reference||The Lancaster Corpus of Mandarin Chinese (LCMC)|
|Date of Submission||Jan. 24, 2014, 4:31 p.m.|
|Resource Type||Primary Text|
The Lancaster Corpus of Mandarin Chinese (LCMC) is designed as a Chinese match for the FLOB and FROWN corpora for modern British and American English.
References: McEnery, A., Xiao, Z. and Mo, L. 2003. ‘Aspect marking in English and Chinese: using the Lancaster Corpus of Mandarin Chinese for contrastive language study’. Literary and Linguistic Computing 18/4: 361-378. Xiao, Z, McEnery, A., Baker, P. and Hardie, A. 2004. ‘Developing Asian language corpora: standards and practice’ in Sornlertlamvanich, V., Tokunaga, T. and Huang, C. (eds.) Proceedings of the Fourth Workshop on Asian Language Resources, pp. 1-8. March 25, Sanya. McEnery, A and Xiao, Z. 2004. ‘The Lancaster Corpus of Mandarin Chinese: A Corpus for Monolingual and Contrastive Language Study’. Paper presented at LREC 2004. May 2004, Lisbon.
For more information on the LCMC: http://www.ling.lancs.ac.uk/corplang/lcmc