Finding representative sets of dialect words for geographical regions

@inproceedings{Salmenkivi2006FindingRS,
  title={Finding representative sets of dialect words for geographical regions},
  author={Marko Salmenkivi},
  booktitle={LREC},
  year={2006}
}
We investigate a corpus of geographical distributions of 17,126 Finnish dialect words. Our goal is to automatically find sets of words characteristic to geographical regions. Though our approach is related to the problem of dividing the investigation area into linguistically (and geographically) relatively coherent dialect regions, we do not aim at… CONTINUE READING