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Universal Dependencies for Dargwa Mehweb

Alexandra Kozhukhar
National Research University Higher School of Economics, Faculty of Humanities, School of Linguistics, Russia

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

Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings 139:12, p. 92-99

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Published: 2017-09-13

ISBN: 978-91-7685-467-9

ISSN: 1650-3686 (print), 1650-3740 (online)


The Universal Dependencies (UD) project aims to create the unified annotation schemes across languages. With its own annotation principles and abstract inventory for parts of speech, morphosyntactic features and dependency relations, UD aims to facilitate multilingual parser development, cross- lingual learning, and parsing research from a language typology perspective. This paper provides the description for the way Dargwa Mehweb (East Caucasian language family) meets UD scheme.


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