Complex Predicates Annotation in a Corpus of Portuguese

@inproceedings{Hendrickx2010ComplexPA,
  title={Complex Predicates Annotation in a Corpus of Portuguese},
  author={Iris Hendrickx and Am{\'a}lia Mendes and S{\'i}lvia Pereira and Anabela Gonçalves and In{\^e}s Duarte},
  booktitle={Linguistic Annotation Workshop},
  year={2010}
}
We present an annotation scheme for the annotation of complex predicates, understood as constructions with more than one lexical unit, each contributing part of the information normally associated with a single predicate. We discuss our annotation guidelines of four types of complex predicates, and the treatment of several difficult cases, related to ambiguity, overlap and coordination. We then discuss the process of marking up the Portuguese CINTIL corpus of 1M tokens (written and spoken) with… CONTINUE READING

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