Pam Peters

Emeritus Professor

  • 135 Citations
  • 7 h-Index
1989 …2022
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Research Outputs 1989 2020

2020

Code-switching in online academic discourse: resources for Philippine English

Lising, L., Peters, P. & Smith, A., Jun 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : English World-Wide. 42, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Philippines
discourse
resources
research focus
habitat
2018

Lexicography and applied linguistics

Peters, P. & Fernández, T., 2018, The Routledge handbook of lexicography. Fuertes-Olivera, P. A. (ed.). London ; New York: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, p. 105-122 18 p. (Routledge handbooks in linguistics).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

The lexicography of English usage: describing usage variation and change

Peters, P., 2018, English usage guides: history, advice, attitudes. Tieken-Boon van Ostade, I. (ed.). Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, p. 31-49 19 p. (Oxford linguistics).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

evidence
language change
stigmatization
assimilation
twenty-first century

Translating medical terminology and bilingual terminography

Peters, P., Qian, Y. & Ding, J., Apr 2018, In : Lexicography. 3, 2, p. 99-113 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearch

Translation Equivalents
Terminography
Translating
Medical Terminology
Paraphrase
2017

Epilogue: on establishing the standard language - and language standards

Peters, P., 2017, Prescription and tradition in language: establishing standards across time and space. Tieken-Boon van Ostade, I. & Percy, C. (eds.). Bristol, UK: MULTILINGUAL MATTERS LTD, p. 355-366 12 p. (Multilingual matters; no. 165).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Language education policy and English in multilingual countries

Peters, P. & Burridge, K., 2017, Education, training and communication in cultural management of landscapes: transdisciplinary contributions to Cultural Integrated Landscape Management. Oosterbeek, L., Gudauskas, R. & Caron, L. (eds.). Mação: Instituto Terra e Memória, Vol. 1. p. 145-152 8 p. (Arkeos; vol. 42).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Open Access
2016

Language, terminology and the readability of online cancer information

Peters, P., Smith, A., Funk, Y. & Boyages, J., 1 Mar 2016, In : Medical Humanities. 42, 1, p. 36-41 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Terminology
Language
Health
Neoplasms
Vocabulary

Lexicography: the construction of dictionaries and thesauruses

Peters, P., 2016, The Routledge handbook of linguistics. Allan, K. (ed.). Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, p. 187-204 18 p. (Routledge handbooks in linguistics).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

2015

Dual adverbs in Australian English

Peters, P., 2015, Grammatical change in English world-wide. Collins, P. (ed.). Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing, p. 179–204 26 p. (Studies in Corpus Linguistics; vol. 67).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Australian English
Adverb
British English
Key Words
Narrative Text

Response to Davies and Fuchs

Peters, P., 2015, In : English World-Wide. 36, 1, p. 41-44 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinionResearchpeer-review

The construction of online HealthTermFinder and its English-Chinese bilingualization

Ding, J., Peters, P. & Smith, A., 2015, Electronic lexicography in the 21st century: linking lexical data in the digital age. Proceedings of the eLex 2015 conference. Ljubljana; Brighton: Trojina, Institute for Applied Slovene Studies / Lexical Computing Ltd, p. 123-135 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Health
Terminology
User interfaces
Microstructure

Transcending their formats: dictionaries, encyclopedias and atlases

Peters, P., 2015, In : Humanities Australia. 6, p. 68-81 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearch

Turn management and backchannels

Peters, P. & Wong, D., 2015, Corpus pragmatics: A handbook. Aijmer, K. & Rühlemann, C. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 408-429 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

listener
conversation analysis
management
conversation
dialogue
2014

Australian narrative voices and the colloquial element in nineteenth century written registers

Peters, P., 2014, In : Australian Journal of Linguistics. 34, 1, p. 100-117 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

colloquial
nineteenth century
narrative
news
writer

Learning essential terms and concepts in Statistics and Accounting

Peters, P., Smith, A., Middledorp, J., Karpin, A., Sin, S. & Kilgore, A., 2014, In : Higher Education Research and Development. 33, 4, p. 742-756 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

statistics
learning
student
first-year student
resources

Mapping unity and diversity world-wide. corpus-based studies of new Englishes

Peters, P., 2014, In : English World-Wide. 35, 2, p. 234-239 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

Speech styles and spoken interaction in the Australian National Corpus

Peters, P. & Haugh, M., 2014, In : Australian Journal of Linguistics. 34, 1, p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialResearch

Usage guides and usage trends in Australian and British English

Peters, P., 1 Oct 2014, In : Australian Journal of Linguistics. 34, 4, p. 581-598 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

twenty-first century
trend
dictionary
search engine
medication
2013

Style and politeness: the case of the personal pronoun

Peters, P., 2013, Approaching language variation through corpora: a festschrift in honour of Toshio Saito. Yamazaki, S. & Sigley, R. (eds.). Bern: Peter Lang, p. 325-346 22 p. (Linguistic insights : studies in language and communication; vol. 167).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

politeness
English language
New Zealand
pragmatics
medication

The Cambridge dictionary of English grammar

Peters, P., 2013, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 391 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

English Grammar
Dictionary
Coinage
Cross-reference
Nominal Group

The lexical needs of ESP students in a professional field

Peters, P. & Fernández, T., Oct 2013, In : English for Specific Purposes. 32, 4, p. 236-247 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

dictionary
student
technical language
workplace
Dictionary
2012

Colloquial Australian English

Peters, P. & Collins, P., 2012, The Mouton world atlas of variation in English. Kortmann, B. & Lunkenheimer, K. (eds.). Berlin: De Gruyter, p. 585-595 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Emergent conjunctions

Peters, P., 2012, Words, words, words: philology and beyond : Festschrift for Andreas Fischer on the occasion of his 65th birthday. Chevalier, S. & Honegger, T. (eds.). Germany: Francke Verlag, p. 127-144 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

English in Australia and New Zealand

Peters, P. & Burridge, K., 2012, Areal features of the anglophone world. Hickey, R. (ed.). Berlin: De Gruyter, p. 233-258 26 p. (Topics in English linguistics; vol. 80).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

The Australian National Corpus: national infrastructure for language resources

Cassidy, S., Haugh, M., Peters, P. & Fallu, M., 2012, Proceedings of the Eight International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC'12). Calzolari, N., Choukri, K., Declerck, T., Uğur Doğan, M., Maegaard, B., Mariani, J., Odijk, J. & Piperidis, S. (eds.). European Language Resources Association (ELRA), p. 3295-3299 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

infrastructure
technical standard
language
resources

Usage guides and Australian English: prescription and description

Peters, P., 2012, Codification, canons and curricula: description and prescription in language and literature. Anne Schröder (ed.). Bielefeld: Aisthesis Verlag, p. 247-264 18 p. (Bielefelder Schriften zu Linguistik und Literaturwissenschaft; vol. 26).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Varieties of English: standard British English

Peters, P., 2012, English historical linguistics: an international handbook. Volume 2. Bergs, A. & Brinton, L. J. (eds.). Berlin ; Boston: De Gruyter, p. 1879-1899 21 p. (Handbooks of Linguistics and Communication Science).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Varieties of English
British English
American English
Local Identity
21st Century
2011

Updating the ICE annotation system: Tagging, parsing and validation

Wong, D., Cassidy, S. & Peters, P., Nov 2011, In : Corpora. 6, 2, p. 115-144 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Parsing
International Corpus of English
Annotation
Tagging
conversation
2010

Black writers, white editors

Peters, P., 2010, In : Journal of Australian Studies. 34, 3, p. 407-408 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

From the Southern Hemisphere: parameters of language variation

de Beuzeville, L. (ed.) & Peters, P. (ed.), 2010, Sydney: Department of Linguistics and e-Scholarship Repository, University of Sydney.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited Book/AnthologyResearch

linguistics
language
Society
Group
2009

Australian and New Zealand English

Peters, P., 16 Feb 2009, A Companion to the History of the English Language: Section 2: English in Canada, Australia, and New Zealand. Momma, H. & Matto, M. (eds.). Chichester, UK: Wiley-Blackwell, Wiley, p. 389-399 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Australian English as a regional epicentre

Peters, P., 2009, World Englishes-- problems, properties and prospects: selected papers from the 13th IAWE conference. Hoffmann, T. & Siebers, L. (eds.). Amsterdam ; Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing, p. 107-124 18 p. (Varieties of English around the world).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

New Zealand
Innovation
Industry
Participation
Exercise

Comparative studies in Australian and New Zealand English: grammar and beyond

Peters, P. (ed.), Collins, P. (ed.) & Smith, A. (ed.), 2009, Amsterdam: John Benjamins. 406 p. (Varieties of English around the world)

Research output: Book/ReportEdited Book/AnthologyResearch

New Zealand English
Comparative Study
Hemisphere
English Grammar
Verbs

Epilogue: collective findings and conclusions

Peters, P., 2009, Comparative studies in Australian and New Zealand English: grammar and beyond. Peters, P., Collins, P. & Smith, A. (eds.). Amsterdam; Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing, p. 387-400 14 p. (Varieties of English around the world; vol. G39).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript/introductionResearchpeer-review

Irregular verbs: regularization and ongoing variability

Peters, P., 2009, Comparative studies in Australian and New Zealand English: grammar and beyond. Peters, P., Collins, P. & Smith, A. (eds.). Amsterdam; Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing, p. 13-30 18 p. (Varieties of English Around the World; vol. G39).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

No in the lexicogrammar of English

Peters, P. & Funk, Y., 2009, Comparative studies in Australian and New Zealand English: grammar and beyond. Peters, P., Collins, P. & Smith, A. (eds.). Amsterdam; Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing, p. 225-241 17 p. (Varieties of English Around the World; vol. G39).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Personal pronouns in spoken English grammar

Peters, P., 2009, Corpora and discourse - and stuff: papers in honour of Karin Aijmer. Bowen, R., Mobärg, M. & Ohlander, S. (eds.). Gothenburg, Sweden: University of Gothenburg, p. 253-265 13 p. (Gothenburg Studies in English; vol. 96).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Speaking our language: the story of Australian English

Peters, P., 2009, In : Journal of Australian Studies. 33, 3, p. 379-380 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterResearch

Terminology and terminography for architecture and building construction

Fernández, T., de la Colina, M. A. F. & Peters, P., 2009, In : Terminology. 15, 1, p. 10-36 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Terminology
technical language
building
Online systems
Linguistics

The architecture of a multipurpose Australian National corpus

Peters, P., 2009, Selected Proceedings of the 2008 HCSNet Workshop on Designing the Australian National Corpus: Mustering Languages. Haugh, M., Burridge, K., Mulder, J. & Peters, P. (eds.). Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

The mandative subjunctive in spoken English

Peters, P., 2009, Comparative studies in Australian and New Zealand English: grammar and beyond. Peters, P., Collins, P. & Smith, A. (eds.). Amsterdam; Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing, p. 125-137 13 p. (Varieties of English Around the World; vol. G39).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Transdisciplinary approaches to ESP for graduate students in architecture

Fernandez, T. & Peters, P., 2009, Language for professional communication: research, practice and training. Bhatia, V., Cheng, W., Du-Babcock, B. & Jane Lung (eds.). Hong Kong: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, p. 258-269 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

2008

Australian English: morphology and syntax

Collins, P. & Peters, P., 2008, The Pacific and Australasia. Burridge, K. & Kortmann, B. (eds.). Berlin ; New York: De Gruyter, p. 341-361 21 p. (Varieties of English; vol. 3).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Differing on agreement: A report on LANGSCAPE 3

Peters, P., 17 Oct 2008, In : English Today. 15, 2, p. 6-9 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

English Usage: Prescription and Description

Peters, P., 14 Jan 2008, The Handbook of English Linguistics. Aarts, B. & McMahon, A. (eds.). Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing, p. 759-780 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

International English and its construction

Peters, P., 2008, In : Australian Review of Applied Linguistics. 31, 3, p. 35.1-35.10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Patterns of negation: the relationship between NO and NOT in regional varieties of English

Peters, P., 2008, The Dynamics of linguistic variation: corpus evidence on English past and present. Nevalainen, T., Taavitsainen, I., Pahta, P. & Korhonen, M. (eds.). Netherlands: John Benjamins Publishing, p. 147-162 (Studies in language variation).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

2007

A study of backchannels in regional varieties of English, using corpus mark-up as the means of identification

Wong, D. & Peters, P., 2007, In : International Journal of Corpus Linguistics. 12, 4, p. 479-509 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

listener
concentration research
technical language
telephone
New Zealand

Cambridge Guide to Australian English Usage

Peters, P., 2007, Melbourne: Cambridge University Press. 906 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

2006

Critical lexicography

Peters, P., Tent, J. & Fernandez, T., 2006, Proceedings XII Euralex International Congress: Torino, Italia, September 6th-9th, 2006. Corino, E., Marello, C. & Onesti, C. (eds.). Alessandria, Italy: Edizioni dell'Orso, p. 561-565 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

dictionary
translator
student
language
nationality