Comparing Lexicalized Treebank Grammars Extracted From Chinese, Korean, And English Corpora

@inproceedings{Xia2000ComparingLT,
  title={Comparing Lexicalized Treebank Grammars Extracted From Chinese, Korean, And English Corpora},
  author={Fei Xia and Chunghye Han and Martha Palmer and Aravind K. Joshi},
  year={2000}
}
In this paper, we present a method for comparing Lexicalized Tree Adjoining Grammars extracted from annotated corpora for three languages: English, Chinese and Korean. This method makes it possible to do a quantitative comparison between the syntactic structures of each language, thereby providing a way of testing the Universal Grammar Hypothesis, the foundation of modern linguistic theories. 1 I n t r o d u c t i o n The comparison of the grammars extracted from annotated corpora (i.e… CONTINUE READING

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