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References for research on the Èdó language

by Ota Ogie


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Hagemeijer, Tjerk & Ota Ogie. 2011. Edo influence on Santome: evidence from verb serialization. Claire Lefebvre (ed.). Creoles, their Substrates, and Language Typology Typological Studies in Language 95 . John Benjamins Publishing Company. Amsterdam/Philadelphia.

Hellan, Lars. 2010. From Descriptive Annotation to Grammar Specification. Proceedings of the Fourth Linguistic Annotation Workshop, ACL 2010, pages 172–176, Uppsala, Sweden, 15-16 July 2010. c 2010 Association for Computational Linguistics http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/W/W10/W10-1826.pdf

Hellan, Lars. 2008a. From Grammar-Independent Construction Enumeration to Lexical Types in Computational Grammars. Paper presented at COLING, Workshop on Grammar Engineering Across Frameworks (GEAF) Manchester, August 2008.

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Hellan, Lars. 2007b: On 'Deep Evaluation' for Individual Computational Grammars and for Cross-Framework Comparison. In: T.H. King and E. M. Bender (eds) Proceedings of the GEAF 2007 Workshop. CSLI Studies in Computational Linguistics ONLINE. CSLI Publications. http://csli-publications.stanford.edu/.

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Hellan, Lars. 2003. The NorSource Grammar- an introduction. Ms. NTNU.

Hellan, Lars. Dorothee Beermann and Eli Sætherø Andenes. 2003. Two types of Serial Verb Constructions in Akan. In Delsing, L-O; C.Falk, H. Sigurrdsson (eds.). Festschrift for Christer Platzack. Lund, Department of Scandinavian Languages, Lund University, 2003.

Hellan, Lars, Dorothee Beermann and Eli Sætherø Andenes.2003a. Towards a typology of Serial Verb Construction in Akan. In M.E. Kropp Dakubu and E.K. Osam (eds.). Proceedings of the annual colloqium of the Legon- Trondheim Linguistics Project, 4-6 December 2002. Studies in the Languages of the Volta Basin, s. 61-86. Legon, Ghana: Linguistic Department, University of Ghana.

Hellan, Lars and Dorothee Beermann. 2006.Word Sense and Semantic Disambiguation of Constructions in a Deep Processing Grammar. Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2006). Paris, France: European Language Resources Association 2006 ISBN 2-9517408-2-4.

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