Tools for Corpus Linguistics

A hopefully comprehensive list of currently 266 tools used in corpus compilation and analysis.

This list is kept up to date by its users. Hence, please feel free to contribute by suggesting new tools. You can also make suggestions, e.g., corrections, regarding individual tools by clicking the symbol. As this is a non-commercial side (side, side) project, checking and incorporating updates usually takes some time.

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Top 25 Tags

All Tags
concordancer 44
annotation 40
visualization 27
tagging 19
pos tagger 17
text analysis 17
wordlists 16
compilation 11
statistics 11
keywords 11
collocation 10
qda 9
lexis 8
parser 8
readability 7
tokenizer 7
mixed methods 6
web-based 6
spoken 6
analysis 6
python 5
crawler 5
transcription 5
semantics 5
xml 5

There is also a comprehensive list of all tags in the database.

Tools [readability]

Tool Description Tags Platforms Pricing
AMesure A web-based system to analyse the reading complexity of French textstext complexity, readabilityWebFree
CEFRLex A web-based tool to analyse the lexical complexity of words in texts according to the CEFR scale in various languages.text complexity, readability, language learningWebFree
Coh-Metrix Coh-Metrix is a system for computing computational cohesion and coherence metrics for written and spoken texts. It allows readers, writers, educators, and researchers to instantly gauge the difficulty of written text for the target audience.cohesion, coherence, readability, textual analysisWebFree
FLAIR (2.0) An online tool for language teachers and learners that analyzes grammatical constructions and readability on the fly.constructions, readabilityWebFree
Flesh PC Calculating Flesh-scoresreadability, statisticsWindowsFree
Readability Analyzer A tool for generating various readability statisticsreadability, statisticsWindowsFree
Readability Webfx A tool to check how easy or difficult (readability) a given text is.readabilityWebFree

Last Updated: June 19, 2022.

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