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Title:
Toward Universal Dependencies for Ainu
Author:
Hajime Senuma: University of Tokyo, National Institute of Informatics, Japan Akiko Aizawa: National Institute of Informatics, University of Tokyo, Japan
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Year:
2017
Conference:
Proceedings of the NoDaLiDa 2017 Workshop on Universal Dependencies, 22 May, Gothenburg Sweden
Issue:
135
Article no.:
017
Pages:
133-139
No. of pages:
7
Publication type:
Abstract and Fulltext
Published:
2017-05-29
ISBN:
978-91-7685-501-0
Series:
Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings
ISSN (print):
1650-3686
ISSN (online):
1650-3740
Series:
NEALT Proceedings Series
Publisher:
Linköping University Electronic Press, Linköpings universitet


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Ainu is a language spoken by the Ainu people, a minority ethnic group in Japan. The development of syntactic corpora for Ainu is crucial both for the advancement of linguistic theories and for language revitalization. To solve the situation, we experimentally annotated a short poem of Ainu with Universal Dependencies version 2 scheme. In this paper, we report several language-specific suggestions for the UD annotation of Ainu, obtained through the experience of the initial experiments.

Proceedings of the NoDaLiDa 2017 Workshop on Universal Dependencies, 22 May, Gothenburg Sweden

Author:
Hajime Senuma, Akiko Aizawa
Title:
Toward Universal Dependencies for Ainu
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Proceedings of the NoDaLiDa 2017 Workshop on Universal Dependencies, 22 May, Gothenburg Sweden

Author:
Hajime Senuma, Akiko Aizawa
Title:
Toward Universal Dependencies for Ainu
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