Sketch Engine is an online tool that works with large samples of language, called text corpora, to identify what is typical and frequent in a language and what is rare, outdated, going out of use or what new words or grammar are beginning to be used. In a nutshell, Sketch Engine is a tool to learn how language works.

What can Sketch Engine do with…?

Sketch Engine supports dozens of languages. All features might not be supported for every language. Please check the availability on this page.

a word

a phrase

text

Do you need specialized texts but you do not have them?

Sketch Engine will find them for you!

create your own specialized (or general language) corpus

Do you need a different functionality? — We can help!