Diachronic Variation in Grammatical Relations
COLING (Posters), pp. 381-390, 2012.
We present a method of finding and analyzing shifts in grammatical relations found in diachronic corpora. Inspired by the econometric technique of measuring return and volatility instead of relative frequencies, we propose them as a way to better characterize changes in grammatical patterns like nominalization, modification and comparis...More
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