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    • A Translation-based, Automatically Derived Thesaurus of Lithuanian Adjectives, An Explorative Study 

      Nugaraite, Agne (The University of Bergen, 2014-05-15)
      In this master thesis, I applied the Semantic Mirrors method to the translational correspondences that I have gathered from the parallel corpus. The corpus that I was using was the English-Lithuanian parallel corpus ...
      Master thesis
    • We the Balkanians: A critical analysis of the political discourse 

      Skenderi, Elsa (The University of Bergen, 2014-05-14)
      The Critical Discourse Analysis is a growing discipline which is being applied to various fields and subjects and the political discourse is one of the most prominent of those. This thesis based on Critical Discourse ...
      Master thesis
    • CLARINO Resources: Lisence clearance and clearing ownership 

      Lyse, Gunn Inger; Gjesdal, Anje Müller (2014-03-06)
      The presentation outlines the relationship between CLARIN and CLARINO, introduces basic IPR and licensing concepts, presents relevant license models and templates (e.g. Creative Commons, CLARIN licenses), presents guidelines ...
      Conference object
    • LFG parse disambiguation for Wolof 

      Dione, Cheikh Bamba (Institute of Computer Science of the Polish Academy of Sciences, 2014)
      This paper presents several techniques for managing ambiguity in LFG parsing of Wolof, a less-resourced Niger-Congo language. Ambiguity is pervasive in Wolof and This raises a number of theoretical and practical issues for ...
      Journal article
    • Studying noun categorization in Persian children's story books 

      Seifikhorzooghi, Bahareh (The University of Bergen, 2013-09-01)
      The object of study throughout this thesis is the focus on Eleanor Rosch's principles of noun categorization within Persian children's storybooks.
      Master thesis
    • Automatic Detection of Conceptual Time Metaphors 

      Cho, Seong-Eun (The University of Bergen, 2013-05-16)
      This thesis presents a system for the automatic detection of conceptual metaphors of time. Metaphors representing time as space, such as “Time Orientation”, “Moving Time” and “Moving Ego”, are common, but not equally ...
      Master thesis
    • When Galba was still alive: A comparative study of Tacitean vocabulary and language 

      Hansen, Lars Normann (The University of Bergen, 2013-05-12)
      This thesis explores a particular Tacitean phrase, which occurs twice in his corpus. I argue that this phrase is intentionally ambiguous and reflects Tacitus' clever use of heightened rhetoric. "Incolumi adhuc Galba" ...
      Master thesis
    • Om nominal tellelighet 

      Lorentzen, Erlend Astad (The University of Bergen, 2013-05-09)
      This thesis aims to investigate aspects of nominal countability, mainly in Norwegian common nouns. There is a constant debate on how best to describe the countability of nouns, typically claimed for Indo-European languages. ...
      Master thesis
    • Conceptual Time Metaphor Detector 

      Cho, Seong-Eun (The University of Bergen, 2013-05-09)
      This program analyzes English text and detects specific grammatical combinations of time expressions and relevant verbs with semantics mainly related to movement and sight. The program has been trained and tested on a ...
    • Er delekultur en selvfølge i nettbasert samfunn? 

      Wian, Linn Cecilie (The University of Bergen, 2012-11-20)
      Utviklingen av teknologi slik som internett har gjort det enkelt å møte mennesker, hjemmefra eller fra jobb. Internett gir oss mulighet til å danne felleskap med mennesker vi ikke kjenner fra før av. Denne oppgaven ser ...
      Master thesis
    • Ei undersøking av finansterminologi i undervisning og formidling 

      Bukve, Trude (The University of Bergen, 2012-05-15)
      I denne masteroppgåva har eg undersøkt finansterminologi i undervisning og formidling. Eg har delt ut ei haldningsundersøking til økonomistudentar for å sjå kva haldningar dei har til bruken av engelsk i ei elles ...
      Master thesis
    • Tigrinya Applicatives in Lexical-Functional Grammar 

      Kifle, Nazareth Amlesom (The University of Bergen, 2012-01-20)
      The primary goal of this thesis is to describe and analyze applicative constructions in Tigrinya. An applicative construction is characterized by a verb that bears an affix for an argument that either has a semantic role ...
      Doctoral thesis
    • Collocations and statistical analysis of n-grams: Multiword expressions in newspaper text 

      Lyse, Gunn Inger; Andersen, Gisle (John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2012)
      Multiword expressions (MWEs) are words that co-occur so often that they are perceived as a linguistic unit. Since MWEs pervade natural language, their identification is pertinent for a range of tasks within lexicography, ...
    • Translation-based Word Sense Disambiguation 

      Lyse, Gunn Inger (The University of Bergen, 2011-12-09)
      This thesis investigates the use of the translation-based Mirrors method (Dyvik, 2005, inter alia) for Word Sense Disambiguation (WSD) for Norwegian. Word Sense Disambiguation is the process of determining the relevant ...
      Doctoral thesis
    • *Vanlige måter å gjøre feil. Forholdsvis hyppige forekommende, ugrammatiske konstruksjoner i norsk - at, når og hvorfor de brukes 

      Tjervåg, Eirik (The University of Bergen, 2011-11-21)
      Det finnes syntaktiske konstruksjoner parseren synes ha større vansker med å prosessere enn andre. Slike konstruksjoner realiseres forholdsvis ofte som ugrammatiske. Noen av dem presenteres i denne oppgaven, sammen med ...
      Master thesis
    • Framing Embodiment in General-Purpose Computing. A study identifying key components in a multimodel general-purpose computational environment 

      Nesheim, Elisabeth (The University of Bergen, 2011-11-21)
      The last thirty years have presented us with technology that has had an profound impact on how we produce, socialize with others, and consume culture. Today most of these actions are linked to a computational setup ...
      Master thesis
    • Complexity in Translation. An English-Norwegian Study of Two Text Types 

      Thunes, Martha (The University of Bergen, 2011-11-04)
      The present study discusses two primary research questions. Firstly, we have tried to investigate to what extent it is possible to compute the actual translation relation found in a selection of English-Norwegian parallel ...
      Doctoral thesis
    • Å dele eller ikke dele 

      Lenvik, Sissel Knutsdatter (The University of Bergen, 2011-09-01)
      En kvalitativ studie av ungdoms forhold til å dele informasjon på den sosiale nettverkstjenesten Facebook.
      Master thesis
    • Akkusative subjekt og antikausativitet i norrønt 

      Sandal, Catrine (The University of Bergen, 2011-05-11)
      Antikausativitet kan markeres på flere måter i norrønt. En av disse er å markere subjektet med et ikke-nominativt kasus, i dette tilfellet akkusativ. I denne undersøkelsen argumenterer jeg for at akkusative subjekt bør ses ...
      Master thesis
    • Translation-based Word Sense Disambiguation: Appendices 

      Lyse, Gunn Inger (2011-04-28)
      Appendix 1: Norwegian ambiguous lemmas in the ENPC where at least two senses have a frequency greater than or equal to 10. Appendix 2: English ambiguous lemmas in the ENPC where at least two senses have a frequency greater ...