A Unified Database of Dependency Treebanks: Integrating, Quantifying & Evaluating Dependency Data

Olga Pustylnikov, Alexander Mehler, Rüdiger Gleim


Abstract
This paper describes a database of 11 dependency treebanks which were unified by means of a two-dimensional graph format. The format was evaluated with respect to storage-complexity on the one hand, and efficiency of data access on the other hand. An example of how the treebanks can be integrated within a unique interface is given by means of the DTDB interface.
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L08-1152
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Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC'08)
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May
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2008
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Marrakech, Morocco
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LREC
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European Language Resources Association (ELRA)
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