Michigan Corpus Linguistics Home
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The Michigan Corpus Linguistics team consists of researchers and students at the University of Michigan (U-M) English Language Institute (ELI). We create corpora of spoken and written academic English, provide corpus-based materials for EAP (English for Academic Purposes) teaching, and carry out research in different areas of corpus linguistics.
On our website you find information about the corpora we make available, the projects we work on, and the training we provide to ELI visiting scholars and University of Michigan students.
There are two ways to navigate around our site:
We hope you will find the Michigan Corpus Linguistics website useful. If you have any questions or comments on our projects or would like to let us know how you are using our resources in your research and teaching, please feel free to contact us at . We look forward to hearing from you!
Below, find information about the corpora we make available, the projects we work on, and the training we provide to ELI visiting scholars and University of Michigan students.
Use MICASE Online to look up words and phrases that you have trouble with or don’t understand.
Need help with your writing? MICUSP gives you great examples of well written papers (they all got an A or A-) from 16 different departments, so you can improve your writing skills.
If you need to present your paper in English at a conference, or you just want to improve your presentation skills, click here.
If you are an undergraduate Korean or Chinese student, you can help us with an important study by submitting an essay you have already written. Click on Contribute to Generation 1.5 below.
On these pages you find information about our research activities and training we provide in corpus analysis.