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Abstract

This chapter first analyzes the general relation between linguistic analysis and computational method. As a familiar example, automatic word form recognition is used. This example exhibits a number of properties which are methodologically characteristic for all components of grammar. We then show methods for investigating the frequency distribution of words in natural language.

Keywords

Word Form Corpus Analysis Frequency List British National Corpus Grammar System 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Roland Hausser
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  1. 1.Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen NürnbergErlangenGermany

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