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Title: Parallel corpora, parallel worlds.
Subtitle: Selected papers from a symposium on parallel and comparable corpora at Uppsala University, Sweden, 22-23 April, 1999.
Edited By: Lars Borin
Series Title: Language and Computers Vol. 43
Description:

Contents:

Preface. Lars BORIN: … and never the twain shall meet?

I. Parallel and comparable corpus projects.

Stig JOHANSSON: Towards a multilingual corpus for contrastive analysis and
translation studies.

Anna SÅGVALL HEIN: The PLUG project: parallel corpora in Linköping,
Uppsala, Göteborg: aims and achievements.

Margareta WESTERGREN AXELSSON and Ylva BERGLUND: The Uppsala Student
English Corpus (USE): A MULTI-FACETED RESOURCE FOR RESEARCH AND COURSE
DEVELOPMENT.

II. Linguistic applications of parallel corpora.

Raphael SALKIE: How can linguists profit from parallel corpora?

Trond TROSTERUD: Parallel corpora as tools for investigating and developing
minority languages.

Christer GEISLER: Reversing a Swedish-English dictionary for the Internet.

III. Computational tools for parallel corpus linguistics.

Gregory GREFENSTETTE: Multilingual corpus-based extraction and the Very
Large Lexicon.

Magnus MERKEL, Mikael ANDERSSON and Lars AHRENBERG: The PLUG Link Annotator
– interactive construction of data from parallel corpora.

Peter STAHL: Building and processing a multilingual corpus of parallel texts.

Jörg TIEDEMANN: Uplug – a modular corpus tool for parallel corpora.

IV. Issues in parallel corpus annotation.

Klas PRÜTZ: Part-of-speech tagging for Swedish.

Lars BORIN: Alignment and tagging.

List of contributors.

Publication Year: 2002
Publisher: Rodopi
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Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics
Text/Corpus Linguistics
Subject Language(s): English
Swedish
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Versions:
Format: Hardback
ISBN: 9042015306
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: VII,220 pp.
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