Statistics won"t bite


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Statistics is an intimidating topic for many linguists yet it is indispensible to undertaking and reading corpus-based studies. The most important applications of statistics in corpus lingusitics to test statistical significance and collocational strength.

Statistics won't bite. After reading this posting, hope you will be more confident in making statistic claims on the basis of corpus data.
Pretty good article. I think this is very important for corpus lingusistics papers. Statististics makes this methodology more scientific.

Thank you very much.

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dear Dr. Xiaoz:
could u please tell us which book does this useful chapter come from?