Leech, G., M. Hundt, C. Mair and N. Smith. (2009). Change in Contemporary English: A Grammatical Study. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Hoffmann, S., S. Evert, N. Smith, D. Lee and Y. Berglund-Prytz. (2008). Corpus Linguistics with BNCweb – a Practical Guide. Frankfurt: Peter Lang. [Shortlisted for the BAAL Book Prize 2009]

Journal Articles

Broccias, C. and N. Smith. (2010). Same time, across time: Simultaneity clauses from Late Modern to Present-Day English. English Language and Linguistics 14(3): 347-371.

Celle, A. and N. Smith. (2010). Beyond aspect: Will be -ing and shall be –ing. Special issue: Future time reference in English. English Language and Linguistics 14(2): 239–269.

Hinrichs, L., N. Smith and B. Waibel. (2010). Manual of information for the part-of-speech tagged, postedited ‘Brown’ corpora. ICAME Journal 34: 189-230.

Hundt, M. and N. Smith. (2009). The present perfect in British and American English: Has there been any change, recently? ICAME Journal, 33: 45-63.

Smith, N., S. Hoffmann and P. Rayson. (2008). Corpus tools and methods, today and tomorrow: Incorporating linguists’ manual annotations. Literary and Linguistic Computing, 23(2): 163-180.

Smith, N., and P. Rayson. (2007). Recent change and variation in British English use of the progressive passive. ICAME Journal 31: 107-137.

Beal, J., K. Corrigan, N. Smith and P. Rayson. (2007). Writing the vernacular: Transcribing and tagging the Newcastle Electronic Corpus of Tyneside English. Studies in Variation, Contacts and Change in English, vol. 1.

Leech, G. and N. Smith. (2005). Extending the possibilities of corpus-based research on English in the twentieth century: A prequel to LOB and FLOB. ICAME Journal 29: 83-98

Mair, C., M. Hundt, G. Leech and N. Smith. (2002). Short term diachronic shifts in part-of-speech frequencies: a comparison of the tagged LOB and F-LOB corpora. International Journal of Corpus Linguistics 7(2): 245-264.

Book Chapters

Smith, N. and E. Seoane. (2013). Categorizing syntactic constructions in a corpus. In M. Krug and J. Schlüter (eds.) Research Methods in Language Variation and Change. Cambridge:  Cambridge University Press.

Smith, N. and G. Leech. (2013). Verb structures in twentieth-century British English. In B. Aarts, J. Close, G. Leech and S. Wallis (eds.) The Verb Phrase in English: Investigating Recent Language Change with Corpora. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 68-98.

Leech, G., N. Smith and P. Rayson. (2012). English style on the move: variation and change in stylistic norms in the twentieth century. In M. Kytö (ed.) English Corpus Linguistics: Crossing Paths. Amsterdam: Rodopi, 69-98.

Leech, G. and N. Smith. (2009). Change and constancy in linguistic change: How grammatical usage in written English evolved in the period 1931-1991. In A. Renouf and A. Kehoe (eds.) Corpus Linguistics: Refinements and Reassessments. Amsterdam/New York: Rodopi, 173-200.

Rayson, P., D. Archer, A. Baron & N. Smith. (2008). Travelling through time with Corpus Annotation Software. In B. Lewandowska-Tomaszczyk (ed.), Corpus Linguistics, Computer Tools, and Applications – State of the Art. PALC 2007, 29–46. Frankfurt: Peter Lang.

Leech, G. and N. Smith. (2006). Recent grammatical change in written English 1961-1992: some preliminary findings of a comparison of American with British English. In A. Renouf and A. Kehoe (eds.) The Changing Face of Corpus Linguistics. Amsterdam/New York: Rodopi, 185-204.

Smith, N. (2003). Changes in the modals and semi–modals of strong obligation and epistemic necessity in recent British English. In R. Facchinetti, M. Krug and F. Palmer (eds.) Modality in Contemporary English. Berlin/New York: Mouton de Gruyter, 241-267.

Smith, N. (2002). Ever moving on: changes in the progressive in recent British English. In Peters, P., P. Collins and A. Smith (eds.) New Frontiers of Corpus Research. Amsterdam/New York: Rodopi, 317-330.

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