Subtlex-pl: subtitle-based word frequency estimates for Polish

  title={Subtlex-pl: subtitle-based word frequency estimates for Polish},
  author={Paweł Mandera and Emmanuel Keuleers and Zofia Wodniecka and M. Brysbaert},
  journal={Behavior Research Methods},
  • Paweł Mandera, Emmanuel Keuleers, +1 author M. Brysbaert
  • Published 2015
  • Computer Science, Medicine
  • Behavior Research Methods
  • We present SUBTLEX-PL, Polish word frequencies based on movie subtitles. In two lexical decision experiments, we compare the new measures with frequency estimates derived from another Polish text corpus that includes predominantly written materials. We show that the frequencies derived from the two corpora perform best in predicting human performance in a lexical decision task if used in a complementary way. Our results suggest that the two corpora may have unequal potential for explaining… CONTINUE READING
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