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Status: completed (defended in December 2010)
 
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==Author==
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Barbara McGillivray
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Supervisors: Giovanna Marotta, Alessandro Lenci - Dipartimento di Linguistica, University of Pisa.
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==Description==
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This thesis presents the application of computational methods to the study of Latin verbs. In particular, the author describes the creation of a sub-categorization lexicon extracted automatically from annotated corpora. Furthermore she presents a probabilistic model for the acquisition of selection preferences from annotated corpora and Latin WordNet. Finally, the author describes the results of a diachronic quantitative study on Latin spatial preverbs.
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Revision as of 09:20, 22 June 2016

Title

  • A computational approach to Latin verbs: new resources and methods

Status: completed (defended in December 2010)

Author

Barbara McGillivray Supervisors: Giovanna Marotta, Alessandro Lenci - Dipartimento di Linguistica, University of Pisa.

Description

This thesis presents the application of computational methods to the study of Latin verbs. In particular, the author describes the creation of a sub-categorization lexicon extracted automatically from annotated corpora. Furthermore she presents a probabilistic model for the acquisition of selection preferences from annotated corpora and Latin WordNet. Finally, the author describes the results of a diachronic quantitative study on Latin spatial preverbs.