Corpus details

ESF Corpus

Official name:ESF Corpus
Language:Multilingual; Dutch; German
Language type:spoken
Corpus type:special purpose
Description:The European Science Foundation Second Language Acquisition by Adult Immigrants collected spontaneous second language acquisition data of forty adult immigrant workers living in Western Europe. The program ran over 5 ½ years and was preceded by a one-year pilot study. It had been planned as a longitudinal comparative study in five European countries: France, (Federal Republic of) Germany, Great Britain, The Netherlands, and Sweden. The Dutch part of the corpus consists of material from speakers with Arabic and Turkish as their native language.
Transcription:orthografic
Sound files:Links to sounds files (not all available)
Reference:Feldweg, H. (1991). The European Science Foundation Second Language Database. Nijmegen: Max-Planck-Institute for Psycholinguistics.
Location:Browsable ESF-corpus
  
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