Language Change Quantification Using Time-separated Parallel Translations

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We introduce a systematic approach to language change quantification by studying unconsciously used language features in time-separated parallel translations. For this purpose, we use objective style markers such as vocabulary richness and lengths of words, word stems and suffixes, and employ statistical methods to measure their changes over time. In this… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/llc/fqm026

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@article{Altintas2007LanguageCQ, title={Language Change Quantification Using Time-separated Parallel Translations}, author={Kemal Altintas and Fazli Can and Jon M. Patton}, journal={LLC}, year={2007}, volume={22}, pages={375-393} }