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The Trinity Lancaster Corpus : Development, Description and Application. / Gablasova, Dana; Brezina, Vaclav; McEnery, Anthony.

In: International Journal of Learner Corpus Research, Vol. 5, No. 2, 24.09.2019, p. 126-158.

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Gablasova, Dana ; Brezina, Vaclav ; McEnery, Anthony. / The Trinity Lancaster Corpus : Development, Description and Application. In: International Journal of Learner Corpus Research. 2019 ; Vol. 5, No. 2. pp. 126-158.

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