British Parliament (Hansard)

1803-2005 | 7.6 million speeches | 1.6 billion words


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As part of the SAMUELS project, all of the words in the corpus have been tagged contextually for their different meanings. This information has then been incorporated into the BYU corpus architecture to allow you to search by the particular meaning of a word. See examples of searches involving semantic tags.

You can also browse through the categories below, or search for a specific word.
 
AAThe world
ABLife
ACHealth and disease
ADPeople
AEAnimals
AFPlants
AGFood and drink
AHTextiles and clothing
AIPhysical sensation
AJMatter
AKExistence and causation
ALSpace
AMTime
ANMovement
AOAction/operation
APRelative properties
AQThe supernatural
ARThe mind
ASAttention and judgement
ATGoodness and badness
AUEmotion
AVWill
AWHaving/possession
AXLanguage
AYSociety
AZInhabiting and dwelling
BAArmed hostility
BBAuthority
BCSystem of laws
BDMorality
BEEducation
BFFaith
BGCommunication
BHTravel/travelling
BIOccupation and work
BJTrade and finance
BKLeisure