Tag: grammar

61 What characteristics are unique to English (or at least rare among language as a whole)? 2012-08-15T18:30:24.147

24 What's the difference between syntax and grammar? 2013-04-03T01:20:57.180

16 Is there a well-established metric to measure the effectiveness of a parsing algorithm? 2012-05-04T03:24:57.557

15 Which language would be easiest for a computer to parse? 2012-03-24T19:32:56.307

13 Looking for a good beginners reference to learn computational linguistics 2012-01-23T15:15:36.377

12 Are there any papers etc analyzing Japanese as a language with noun cases rather than particles? 2011-09-13T23:06:36.490

12 What is an example of a syntactic structure that can't be represented by a BNF grammar? 2011-09-22T13:10:00.213

12 Are word classes universal? 2011-02-10T11:41:45.577

12 Does writing influence grammar? 2012-12-05T08:10:58.667

11 What is minimalist about the minimalist program? 2014-03-19T21:05:01.810

11 Besides logics, what mathematical tools are used in the study of linguistics? 2016-07-16T12:43:10.010

10 Do any languages have verbal inflection with a plural object? 2012-11-25T14:47:55.340

9 What are the other types of grammatical numbers different from those determined by 'quantity of items'? 2013-11-28T11:56:45.683

9 Is "sentence" a useful and/or clearly-defined term in linguistics 2015-07-20T13:34:54.180

9 Are there any known natural languages in which tense is never (or very rarely) expressed through the modification of verbs? 2017-02-10T10:48:47.883

8 Why hasn't functional grammar been more popular? 2012-07-12T17:47:41.810

8 Non-Projective Example 2013-05-05T08:54:25.507

8 Has English caused any Languages to undergo Sound Change or Grammar Change? 2016-07-15T19:17:11.340

8 Why are there such things as 'time adverbs'? 2016-11-15T17:13:26.183

8 Declensions in Polish 2016-12-01T20:30:18.837

8 When does language "evolve" and when is it just wrong grammar? 2017-03-08T13:40:23.767

8 Context-free grammars 2018-02-16T09:36:15.860

7 Are there any "simple" languages? 2012-06-23T18:33:41.080

7 Relationship between possession ("to have") and tenses ("I have seen") 2014-05-15T17:42:05.727

7 What is a half-transitivizer? 2017-05-26T16:19:01.980

7 Combinatory Categorial Grammar (комбинаторная категориальная грамматика) developments and lexicon for Russian language? 2017-06-30T08:49:15.183

6 Agglutination in Proto-Indo-European 2012-01-23T21:07:48.310

6 Treatment of or collective term for constructions with no*, some*, any*, every* 2015-11-06T07:40:02.953

6 Why in English can't two NPs in a relative clause be relativized? 2016-10-16T18:06:12.297

6 Intuitive English example of why linguists think natural language grammar is stronger than CFL? 2017-04-03T00:18:07.353

6 Does the Dutch sentence "Waarschijnlijk deze zomer ga ik naar Spanje" follow the V2 structure? 2017-10-29T01:28:36.057

6 What to reference for grammatical features being more reliable than lexical features for diachronic research? 2017-12-06T18:48:57.593

6 What prevents certain grammatical forms to be analysed as one word? 2018-02-23T18:22:19.110

5 How do you gloss a language with no definite or indefinite article? 2012-11-14T20:59:08.910

5 Seeking free grammar or detailed description of Avar 2013-06-02T02:09:13.317

5 How are foreign terms incorporated into the Arabic system of vowel alternation? 2013-10-13T03:03:49.727

5 need to understand infinitive 2014-05-29T12:54:23.997

5 Suffix -sk[a/i] for adjectives derrived from nations in Nordic and some Slavic languages 2015-10-10T13:56:57.513

5 Does standardisation restrain naturally occurring grammar change? 2015-10-22T16:59:07.747

5 Languages with a grammatical distinction between abstract and concrete nouns 2016-09-05T21:50:51.500

5 Are Rhyming, Alliterative Verse etc. forms of linguistic Error Detection/Correction Schemes? 2016-11-10T22:07:56.743

5 Combinatory Categorial Grammar for inflected languages? 2017-06-20T05:29:26.997

5 Conflation of language dialects and phonology 2018-01-04T08:25:03.240

5 Are there languages where the tense depends on time elapsed between events? 2018-02-19T10:23:25.913

4 Looking for XML for English language grammar instruction 2012-03-03T11:23:27.960

4 Types of questions and questioning "ordinality" 2012-08-05T19:27:44.773

4 Will use of descriptive grammar ever overtake use of prescriptive grammar? 2012-08-06T01:27:55.990

4 Do we know of any influences on Tibetan from Chinese (other than lexical borrowing)? 2013-10-09T07:44:18.510

4 Conditional participles 2013-10-16T03:25:07.947

4 Expressing Context Free Grammar from academic article with Python's NLTK 2013-11-01T01:34:07.123

4 No more than - comparing two clause 2013-12-24T17:02:29.243

4 What is the difference between "Topic" and "Focus" 2014-01-13T11:37:34.843

4 What is the relation between formal grammar and generative grammar? 2014-02-22T18:58:31.443

4 Why is it correct to say "Honey, I'm home", but "Miel, soy casa" is not? 2014-05-14T08:50:25.200

4 What sub-field in linguistics should I study to help me learn foreign languages? 2014-11-10T16:46:23.843

4 Why did English change so rapidly between the late 1600s and the early 1700s? 2014-12-17T18:23:31.590

4 Is the social relationship between listener and referent grammatically realized in japanese or korean? 2014-12-27T00:36:00.490

4 What is to verbs as pronouns are to nouns? 2015-08-08T20:03:25.923

4 Will my child learn incorrect grammar from me? 2016-01-18T10:40:18.487

4 What do you call a verb that requires another verb? 2016-06-28T11:03:26.100

4 Past participle agreement in French 2016-08-01T13:16:02.840

4 How does the description of the grammar of a language differ between a traditional and scientific approach? 2017-03-14T16:02:20.147

4 What's this punctuating feature of some peoples' English? 2017-06-28T22:11:47.957

4 The argument/complement marker prepositions 2017-10-08T00:51:27.620

4 Are the to infinitives, gerunds and bare infinitives objects? 2017-10-13T19:21:55.050

4 Are there any languages that place subjects and direct objects before the verbs, but everything else after? 2017-11-19T18:48:30.630

4 Is there a name for the tense some Romance languages used to use for stories? 2017-11-20T13:34:44.500

4 Is there a measure for grammatical similarity? 2017-11-20T21:41:57.917

4 Romance-like pronominal verbs elsewhere 2017-11-24T11:46:17.090

4 Are there any languages where the first person cannot be an object? 2018-02-16T21:02:04.517

4 Why do we censor vowels, rather than consonants? 2018-02-19T01:54:41.843

3 Checking grammar of non-English text (NLP) 2013-05-30T21:02:36.420

3 Hebrew - Arabic grammar book 2013-06-13T21:09:37.493

3 Resources comparing grammars of different languages 2013-08-10T17:57:25.837

3 What are the main criteria for a grammar mistake to become a new normative? 2013-10-11T22:38:43.487

3 What accounts for grammatical gender classifications? 2013-12-24T21:50:41.697

3 Grammar for language L = {ww ∣ w ∈ {a,b,c} * } 2014-01-25T18:40:44.143

3 Dependency Grammar constraints 2014-02-04T08:45:40.967

3 Is the set of lexical rules, or phrase structure rules finite? 2014-02-22T13:38:46.253

3 Grammar framework features that are not supported cross-linguistically 2014-04-14T10:18:09.800

3 Can the Latin conjunction -que coordinate two propositions? 2014-04-18T15:20:55.533

3 Ergative Verbs and some discussion about them 2014-07-18T14:22:13.660

3 Subject/Complement Agreement. How to describe problem with "The thing is the objects." 2014-07-25T18:30:17.643

3 Which grammar framework the terms "predicate/ complement/ adjunct" belong to? 2014-11-11T07:55:10.373

3 What's the use of Grammar? 2014-11-22T10:08:40.650

3 Book suggestions for linguistics for Computer Science people 2014-12-20T13:00:23.993

3 English grammar: is it possible to automatically verify correctness 2014-12-25T13:15:05.550

3 Which comes first? Grammar or language? 2015-01-28T01:30:01.457

3 Why is the misconception that "Chinese has no grammar" so widespread? 2015-03-13T14:46:54.193

3 Inside-outside algorithm (PCFG learning) and binarization 2015-04-13T07:44:53.737

3 How similar are Spanish and French? 2015-04-23T09:12:41.380

3 What are good linguistic arguments for keeping heterographic homophones? 2015-08-12T06:00:34.120

3 What's a good source to say if a word is masculine or feminine in Sanskrit? 2016-03-20T01:34:07.483

3 Are all grammar formalisms either dependency or constituency grammars? 2016-05-23T12:55:08.197

3 What decides the language family of a language the most structure/grammar or the vocabulary? 2016-05-29T13:13:09.613

3 Giving grammar without useless symbols / ε-productions 2016-06-19T21:09:21.583

3 Does English have [ inchoative aspect ]? 2016-08-29T22:23:06.603

3 Is the English "because (noun)" an instance of grammaticalization? 2016-10-16T14:35:49.367

3 How to detect verb in a sentence where the verb is invisible in the sentence? 2016-10-21T09:48:08.357