Corpus linguistics and the NBA playoffs

21 May

In honor of the NBA Draft Lottery, some facts about the vagaries of three synonymous-looking terms: basketball, hoops, and bball.

http://idibon.com/bball-and-hoops-when-do-synonyms-matter/

Are basketball, bball, and hoops really synonyms? From http://idibon.com/bball-and-hoops-when-do-synonyms-matter/

 

 

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