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Title:
Language-independent exploration of repetition and variation in longitudinal child-directed speech: a tool and resources
Author:
Gintarė Grigonytė: Department of Linguistics, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden Kristina Nilsson Björkenstam: Department of Linguistics, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
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Year:
2016
Conference:
Proceedings of the joint workshop on NLP for Computer Assisted Language Learning and NLP for Language Acquisition at SLTC, Umeå, 16th November 2016
Issue:
130
Article no.:
006
Pages:
41-50
No. of pages:
10
Publication type:
Abstract and Fulltext
Published:
2016-11-15
ISBN:
978-91-7685-633-8
Series:
Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings
ISSN (print):
1650-3686
ISSN (online):
1650-3740
Publisher:
Linköping University Electronic Press, Linköpings universitet


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We present a language-independent tool, Varseta, for extracting variation sets in child-directed speech. We also present a corpus annotated with variation sets for Swedish, MINGLE-3-VS, and corpora derived from the CHILDES database, CHILDES-26-VS, suitable for the exploration of variation sets in 26 languages. The tool and the resources are freely available for research.

Keywords: Variation sets, corpora, tools, CDS

Proceedings of the joint workshop on NLP for Computer Assisted Language Learning and NLP for Language Acquisition at SLTC, Umeå, 16th November 2016

Author:
Gintarė Grigonytė, Kristina Nilsson Björkenstam
Title:
Language-independent exploration of repetition and variation in longitudinal child-directed speech: a tool and resources
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Proceedings of the joint workshop on NLP for Computer Assisted Language Learning and NLP for Language Acquisition at SLTC, Umeå, 16th November 2016

Author:
Gintarė Grigonytė, Kristina Nilsson Björkenstam
Title:
Language-independent exploration of repetition and variation in longitudinal child-directed speech: a tool and resources
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