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As the second stage of this paper, focussing on the tag sequences in the LOB Corpus, the research on text types shifts to the syntactic level. This is carried out by a similar statistical methodology, whereby the syntactic distinction between contrastive linguistic groups, i.e., fiction and exposition is made explicit.
Lastly, I touch upon discourse analysis. The linguistic features concerning semantics, e.g., proper nouns, common nouns etc., enable more sophisticated classification of text types macroscopically.
This paper concludes with a future plan of research concerning a multi-feature and multi-dimensional approach.