Non-Projectivity in Serbian: Analysis of Formal and Linguistic Properties

Aleksandra Miletic
CLLE, CNRS & University of Toulouse, France

Assaf Urieli
CLLE, CNRS & University of Toulouse and Joliciel Informatique, France

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

Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings 139:17, s. 135-144

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Publicerad: 2017-09-13

ISBN: 978-91-7685-467-9

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


This paper presents insights into nonprojective relations in Serbian based on the analysis of an 81K token gold-standard corpus manually annotated for dependencies. We provide a formal profile of the non-projective dependencies found in the corpus, as well as a linguistic analysis of the underlying structures. We compare the observed properties of Serbian to those of other languages found in existing studies on non-projectivity.


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