CONTENT OF OUR LOCAL CORPUS WEBSITE

 

1.     HOME PAGE

Visit the website http://corpus.sehir.edu.tr and login with your username and password. 

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2.     HOW TO

Before you start exploring the website, you can watch the tutorial in “How to” page.

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3.     CORPUS

It consists of 3 main parts.

A.    CONCORDANCE

This is the section where words can be seen in contexts as they are used in the books selected.

 

First click on “Corpus” and choose a level and then choose a book.

 

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If you want to select a single source, click on the single arrow. If you want so select multiple books click on double arrows.

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Write the word and click on “exact match” and search.

 

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You will see the word you are looking for listed by their frequencies in the books you have selected.

 

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When you click on one of the blue “words”, you will see the context it was used.

 

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You can also click on “starts with” and see the sentences start with “make”.

 

 

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You can also click on “ include word family” to see all forms of the word you are looking for.

 

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B. CLUSTERS

This is the section where users can see the “clusters” which are the most frequent collocations or word pairs for the word you are looking for.

 

First click on “Clusters and see the collocations or word pairs.

 

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C. WORD LIST

This is the section where data analysis  and data comparison can be done.

 

First select your books in prep curriculum and core curriculum. Then click “analyze” to compare them. You will see a detailed comparison.

 

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You can also analyze a single source that you have uploaded in “txt” format and see the levels, categories and parts of speech of the words listed by their frequencies.

 

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