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Browsing by Author "Wu, Shaoqun"

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  • Fitzgerald, Alannah; Wu, Shaoqun; Marín, María José (Research-publishing.net, 2015)
    In this case study we present innovative work in building open corpus-based language collections by focusing on a description of the opensource multilingual Flexible Language Acquisition (FLAX) language project, which is ...
  • Fitzgerald, Alannah; Wu, Shaoqun; Barge, Martin (Research-publishing.net, 2014)
    With this research and design paper, we are proposing that Open Educational Resources (OERs) and Open Access (OA) publications give increasing access to high quality online educational and research content for the development ...
  • Wu, Shaoqun; Fitzgerald, Alannah; Witten, Ian H. (SCITEPRESS, 2014)
    Massive Open Online Courses are becoming popular educational vehicles through which universities reach out to non-traditional audiences. Many enrolees hail from other countries and cultures, and struggle to cope with the ...
  • Wu, Shaoqun (University of Waikato, 2010)
    Collocations are of great importance for second language learners. Knowledge of them plays a key role in producing language accurately and fluently. But such knowledge is difficult to acquire, simply because there is so ...
  • Wu, Shaoqun; Franken, Margaret; Witten, Ian H. (Taylor & Francis Group, 2010)
    Extensive knowledge of collocations is a key factor that distinguishes learners from fluent native speakers. Such knowledge is difficult to acquire simply because there is so much of it. This paper describes a system that ...
  • Wu, Shaoqun; Witten, Ian H.; Franken, Margaret (2010)
    Collocations are of great importance for second language learners, and a learner’s knowledge of them plays a key role in producing language fluently (Nation, 2001: 323). In this article we describe and evaluate an innovative ...
  • Wu, Shaoqun; Franken, Margaret; Witten, Ian H. (2009)
    The web is a potentially useful corpus for language study because it provides examples of language that are contextualized and authentic, and is large and easily searchable. However, web contents are heterogeneous in the ...
  • Wu, Shaoqun; Witten, Ian H. (Springer, 2007)
    Digital libraries have untapped potential for supporting language teaching and learning. This paper describes a new scheme for automating topic-specific language learning using a specially built digital library. Three ...
  • Wu, Shaoqun; Witten, Ian H.; Edwards, Arthur; Nichols, David M.; Aquino, Raúl (2007)
    Recent years have seen widespread adoption of the Internet for language teaching and learning. Interactive systems on the World-Wide Web provide useful alternatives to face-to-face tuition, and both teachers and learners ...
  • Wu, Shaoqun; Witten, Ian H. (Springer, 2006)
    Digital libraries have untapped potential for supporting language teaching and learning. Although the Internet at large is widely used for language education, it has critical disadvantages that can be overcome in a more ...

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