Accession Number : AD0775924

Title :   Spoken Language Vocabulary and Structural Frequency Count: English Data Analyses.

Descriptive Note : Special rept. 1 Jul 72-30 Mar 73,

Corporate Author : SYRACUSE UNIV RESEARCH CORP N Y

Personal Author(s) : Miron,Murray S.

Report Date : MAR 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 322

Abstract : The report is a frequency analysis of vocabulary and sentence patterns in the English language. The corpora used are a media sample, a discussion session, elicited sentences, and words elicited for frame sentences. The outputs are the following frequency tables: (a) Semantic frequency of combined corpus (media, discussion, elicitied sentences) listed alphabetically with inflectional and derivational variants as sub-entries; (b) semantic frequency of combined corpus listed by frequency; (c) sentence pattern frequency from corpus of elicited sentences; (d) H-ranks and phi-coefficients for corpus of elicited words. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Words(Language), *Vocabulary, Frequency, Computational linguistics, Speech, English language

Subject Categories : Linguistics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE