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July 07, 2008

Professional English Corpus Released by PERC

The Professional English Research Consortium (PERC) has made available online its corpus of professional English along with a set of analytical tools for teachers and researchers.

The PERC Corpus consists of 17,000,000 words from 22 professional fields including medicine, mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, electronics and computer engineering.

The corpus is open to the public for free until the end of June 2009. It can be accessed in both English and Japanese.

Read: Press Release (in Japanese)

Visit: The PERC Corpus

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