Corpora Helped Me With Some Language Problems That Dictionaries Cannot

Two weeks ago, in one of my student’s writings, he wrote: “…global warming effects which causes dramatic damages to people at scale.” Putting the grammatical problem with “causes” aside, I was particularly into the phrase “at scale”. “Where on earth has he learned this awkward phrase?”, I wondered. As usual, I went for dictionaries toContinue reading “Corpora Helped Me With Some Language Problems That Dictionaries Cannot”