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  1. 1. Studies in Corpora and Idioms Getting the cat out of the bag

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Department of English, Stockholm University

    Författare :David Minugh; Nils-Lennart Johannesson; Maria Kuteeva; Karin Aijmer; [2014]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Coll corpus; corpora; corpus creation; idioms; idiom variation; idiom-breaking; online newspapers; student newspapers; college newspapers; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other Germanic languages English language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga germanska språk Engelska språket; English; engelska;

    Sammanfattning : “Idiomatic” expressions, usually called “idioms”, such as a dime a dozen, a busman’s holiday,or to have bats in your belfry are a curious part of any language: they usually have a fixed lexical (why a busman?) and structural composition (only dime and dozen in direct conjunction mean ‘common, ordinary’), can be semantically obscure (why bats?), yet are widely recognized in the speech community, in spite of being so rare that only large corpora can provide us with access to sufficient empirical data on their use.In this compilation thesis, four published studies focusing on idioms in corpora are presented. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Developing Multimodal Spoken Dialogue Systems Empirical Studies of Spoken Human–Computer Interaction

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : KTH

    Författare :Joakim Gustafson; [2002]
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Spoken dialogue system; multimodal; speech; GUI; animated agents; embodied conversational characters; talking heads; empirical user studies; speech corpora; system evaluation; system development; Wizard of Oz simulations; system architecture; linguis; TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIKVETENSKAP;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis presents work done during the last ten years on developing five multimodal spoken dialogue systems, and the empirical user studies that have been conducted with them. The dialogue systems have been multimodal, giving information both verbally with animated talking characters and graphically on maps and in text tables. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Morphosyntactic Corpora and Tools for Persian

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Mojgan Seraji; Joakim Nivre; Carina Jahani; Jan Hajic; [2015]
    Nyckelord :NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Persian; language technology; corpus; treebank; preprocessing; segmentation; part-of-speech tagging; dependency parsing; Computational Linguistics; Datorlingvistik;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis presents open source resources in the form of annotated corpora and modules for automatic morphosyntactic processing and analysis of Persian texts. More specifically, the resources consist of an improved part-of-speech tagged corpus and a dependency treebank, as well as tools for text normalization, sentence segmentation, tokenization, part-of-speech tagging, and dependency parsing for Persian. LÄS MER

  4. 4. ”Completely Headless”. Modification of adjectives in Swedish advanced learners' English

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Viktoria Börjesson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Swedish advanced learners; written English; spoken English; degree modification; adjectives; modifiers; reinforcers; attenuators; collocation; learner corpora; learner English; formal register; informal speech; genre awareness; academic writing; comparative study; contrastive interlanguage analysis;

    Sammanfattning : This is a corpus-based, empirical study, which investigates Swedish advanced learners’ written and spoken English with regard to modification of adjectives, both reinforcing (e.g. totally different, very nice) and attenuating (e.g. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Le titre de presse : Analyses syntaxique, pragmatique et rhétorique

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholms universitet, Institutionen för franska och italienska

    Författare :Françoise Sullet–Nylander; Andrée Borillo; [1998]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; newspapers headlines; syntax and discourse; thematic structure; intertextual analysis; reported speech; polyphony; rhetorical figures; word-play; communicative functions; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Romance languages French language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Romanska språk Franska språket; French; franska;

    Sammanfattning : What are the linguistic characteristics of French newspapers headlines? Employing three aspects of linguistic analysis (syntax, pragmatics and stylistics), the present thesis describes and analyses the textual "genre" of the headline. The author regards a newspaper headline as an autonomous text which carries various functions within the newspaper's discourse and therefore has specific features as regards language use. LÄS MER