New Impact Story: Using a Monitor Newspaper Corpus to Trace Changing Language as a Result of COVID-19

Submitted by Karina Berger on 24 January 2022

This month’s Impact Story illustrates the possibility to trace, almost in real time, changes in language in response to a crisis using a monitor newspaper corpus. The study ‘Contagious “Corona” Compounding by Journalists in a CLARIN Newspaper Monitor Corpus’ examines the linguistic changes that occurred in the Norwegian language during the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more here.