Paper: The Verbal Entries and Their Description in a Grammatical Information-Dictionary of Contemporary Tibetan

ACL ID I05-1076
Title The Verbal Entries and Their Description in a Grammatical Information-Dictionary of Contemporary Tibetan
Venue International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing
Session Main Conference
Year 2005
Authors

This paper discusses verb information items in the grammatical knowledge dictionary of Tibetan language. The verb information items include morphology, word-formation and syntax, in which the core is the verb classification with syntactic and semantic features. So the influences on clause structures of 12 types of verbs have been discussed. Also the paper designs an information table to compile the verb items and their related knowledge, in which most of the details of verbs have been described. At last some newly- found phenomena have been discussed and the paper therefore proposes that there are still some special tokens or constructs need to be mined out in Tibetan. 1 The Background of Constructing a Grammatical Knowledge Dictionary Segmentation is one of the important task...