F.A.Q.

(Frequently Asked Questions)

What is a corpus?
A corpus is a large, usually computerized, database of spoken and/or written texts of a language, which allows for “searching for, retrieveing, sorting and calculating lingusitic data” (McEnery & Wilson 1996: 17).

How can you contribute to the project?
If you would like to contribute to the Project (e.g., by donating voice/video recordings) you are invited to contact us through the contact form.
Upon their consent, the names of individuals and institutions contributing recordings to the corpus will be published on the web page of the project. Individuals who make recordings and do transcriptions will be awarded certificates.