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Title:
Classifying Languages by Dependency Structure. Typologies of Delexicalized Universal Dependency Treebanks
Author:
Xinying Chen: School of International Studies, Xi’an Jiaotong University, China / Department of Czech Language, University of Ostrava, Czech Republic Kim Gerdes: LPP (CNRS), Sorbonne Nouvelle, France
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Year:
2017
Conference:
Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Dependency Linguistics (Depling 2017), September 18-20, 2017, Università di Pisa, Italy
Issue:
139
Article no.:
008
Pages:
54-63
No. of pages:
10
Publication type:
Abstract and Fulltext
Published:
2017-09-13
ISBN:
978-91-7685-467-9
Series:
Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings
ISSN (print):
1650-3686
ISSN (online):
1650-3740
Publisher:
Linköping University Electronic Press, Linköpings universitet


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This paper shows how the current Universal Dependency treebanks can be used for clustering structural global linguistic features of the treebanks to reveal a purely structural syntactic typology of languages. Different uni- and multi-dimensional data extraction methods are explored and tested in order to assess both the coherence of the underlying syntactic data and the quality of the clustering methods themselves.

Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Dependency Linguistics (Depling 2017), September 18-20, 2017, Università di Pisa, Italy

Author:
Xinying Chen, Kim Gerdes
Title:
Classifying Languages by Dependency Structure. Typologies of Delexicalized Universal Dependency Treebanks
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Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Dependency Linguistics (Depling 2017), September 18-20, 2017, Università di Pisa, Italy

Author:
Xinying Chen, Kim Gerdes
Title:
Classifying Languages by Dependency Structure. Typologies of Delexicalized Universal Dependency Treebanks
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