• 3008 Citations
  • 24 h-Index
1981 …2019
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Research Output 1981 2019

Are law reports an 'agile' or an 'uptight' register? Tracking patterns of historical change in the use of colloquial and complexity features

Biber, D. E. & Gray, B., Jan 1 2019, Corpus-based Research on Variation in English Legal Discourse. Fanego, T. & Rodriguez-Puente, P. (eds.). John Benjamins Publishing Company, Vol. 91. p. 149-169 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

colloquial
Linguistics
Innovation
Law
innovation
4 Citations (Scopus)

Discipline, level, genre: Integrating situational perspectives in a new MD analysis of university student writing

Gardner, S., Nesi, H. & Biber, D., Jan 1 2019, In : Applied Linguistics. 40, 4, p. 646-674 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Linguistics
genre
Students
linguistics
university

Academic writing as a locus of grammatical change The development of phrasal complexity features

Gray, B. & Biber, D. E., Jan 1 2018, Studies in Corpus Linguistics. John Benjamins Publishing Company, Vol. 85. p. 117-146 30 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Innovation
Linguistics
innovation
Grammatical Change
Academic Writing
5 Citations (Scopus)

Do all roads lead to Rome? Modeling register variation with factor analysis and discriminant analysis

Egbert, J. & Biber, D. E., Sep 25 2018, In : Corpus Linguistics and Linguistic Theory. 14, 2, p. 233-273 41 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

dimensional analysis
discriminant analysis
factor analysis
road
linguistics
1 Citation (Scopus)

Expressing evaluation without grammatical stance: Informational persuasion on the web

Biber, D. E. & Zhang, M., Apr 1 2018, In : Corpora. 13, 1, p. 97-123 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

persuasion
evaluation
language
dimensional analysis
discourse