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Word list for Ling 567 Winter 2007

Please use this page to propose a few words for the MT lexicon (two transitive verbs, two intransitives, and two nouns). Give an English gloss to indicate which words you're adding.

Note that the English glosses will be used as the basis of the relation names in everyone's grammar (to partially finesse the issue of transfer).

When you have included a word in your grammar, indicate this by adding your language code to the languages covered column for that word. If that word is strictly unavailable (e.g., you're working on a dead language and there just isn't a translation for 'telephone'), enter the language code in N/A.

Strictly Transitive verbs

English gloss Languages covered N/A
hit arb
called mal
buy hau

Strictly Intransitive verbs

English gloss Languages covered N/A
leave arb
came hau

Ditransitive verbs

English gloss Languages covered N/A
gave mal
told hau

Modals

English gloss Languages covered N/A

Verbs taking clausal complements

Esperanto verbs taking declarative clause complements: EspDecVerbs

English verbs taking clause complements, in the PTB: EngPTBVerbs

English gloss Languages covered N/A

Nouns

English gloss Languages covered N/A
man arb
girl arb
child mal
mother mal
book hau

Adjectives

English gloss Languages covered N/A
small hau

Adverbs

English gloss Languages covered N/A
fear mal  

-- EmilyBender - 22 Jan 2007

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