HG3051: Project 2 (30%)

Overview and Instructions

Important dates

Week 10Email a brief description of your final project and the group members
Week 11Project Presentations
April 30Email the final project (no need for turnitin)

You should do this in groups of 2 or 3.


15-minute presentation + 5-minute question-answer period

Presentation methods: Slides (PowerPoint, Keynote) other forms of demonstration

Written report

A full research paper, complete with references and citations (ACL format; 8+2 pages)

If you add annotation to a corpus (or build a new corpus), you should also submit that (if it is too large to email, then give it to me personally)


20% presentation, 10% participation (ask questions!), 70% written report

Assignment two topics

Your assignment must present original work. Good topics include (but are not limited to):

If you are conducting a research on ready-made corpora, pay particular attention to:

If you are adding annotation to a corpus, you are encouraged (but not required) to add it to one of the existing LMS corpora:

Since this project is for a class, I recognize the inherent limitation in your time and resources: you cannot build a perfect corpus in several weeks. I will take this into consideration, and give proper credit to good, creative corpus building efforts.

HG3051 (Corpus Linguistics) main page.

Francis Bond <bond@ieee.org>
Computational Linguistics Lab
Division of Linguistics and Multilingual Studies
Nanyang Technological University
Level 3, Room 55, 14 Nanyang Drive, Singapore 637332
Tel: (+65) 6592 1568; Fax: (+65) 6794 6303