In praise of the dictionary

By November 17, 2016,
AuthorJohn Sinclair
TitleIn praise of the dictionary
AbstractThis paper deals with the theoretical and descriptive background to research that I am conducting into the design of language reference works. At the conference I hope to show aspects of it in practice with respect to English lexicography.
SessionKeynote and Plenary Papers
author = {John Sinclair},
title = {In praise of the dictionary },
pages = {1-11},
booktitle = {Proceedings of the 11th EURALEX International Congress},
year = {2004},
month = {july},
date = {6-10},
address = {Lorient, France},
editor = {Geoffrey Williams and Sandra Vessier},
publisher = {UniversiteĢ de Bretagne-Sud, FaculteĢ des lettres et des sciences humaines},
isbn = {29-52245-70-3},