CORAAL: Corpus of Regional African American Language
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1. You can use R formatted regular expressions; e.g. use "they \\w*?ing\\b" to search for all instances of "they" followed by word end with -ing.
2. Vertical bars (|) indicate pauses; searches can cross pauses but not turn-boundaries.
* SES groups 1-3 are only for DCA, DCB, & DTA. SES group 0 = uncoded for SES.

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Enter a search string in the window in the upper-right; you can also specify which subcomponent of CORAAL to search or limit the search to certain demographic categories.

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More information about CORAAL and about these online features are available in the CORAAL User Guide.

Creative Commons License CORAAL is completely free for research use. It is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (4.0) International license.

T. Kendall July 2023