Structured data from LangSci books
This repository provides linguistic example sentences in XML format that were extracted from open access books published with Language Science Press. There are both glossed and unglossed sentences, depending on the original source.
The actual data files are located in the
data directory. Their structure
is described by the RELAX NG schema in
For a short and gentle introduction to linguistic example sentences and their XML representation in this repository, have a look at our user guide.
The files in the
data directory are named after the main author or
editor of the book from which the examples were extracted.
berghall.xml: examples from A grammar of Mauwake by Liisa Berghäll.
cangemi.xml: examples from Prosodic detail in Neapolitan Italian by Francesco Cangemi.
dahl.xml: examples from Grammaticalization in the North by Östen Dahl.
handschuh.xml: examples from A typology of marked-S languages by Corinna Handschuh.
klamer.xml: examples from The Alor-Pantar languages: History and typology edited by Marian Klamer.
schackow.xml: examples from A grammar of Yakkha by Diana Schackow.
wilbur.xml: examples from A grammar of Pite Saami by Joshua Wilbur.
Copyright: (c) Language Science Press 2014-2015.
All data, code and documentation in this repository is published under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 Licence (CC BY 4.0).