Find out Latest Resources on All Fields of Linguistics By Payal Khullar

0

Consonants and Vowels

Consonants are those sounds during the production of which there is partial or complete constriction somewhere in the vocal tract. Vowels, on the other hand, are those sounds during the production of which there is comparatively little or no constriction, leading to an open configuration of the vocal tract.

0

Web Scraping with Python

What is Web Scraping? Web Scraping simply means ‘scraping websites’ to extract large amounts of data from them. After that, the extracted data can be saved on a file in your computer. Generally, NLP and Machine learning techniques require processing and analysis of huge amounts of data, and one of the ways to get...

0

POS Tagging (Part-Of-Speech Tagging)

What is Part of Speech? The Part of Speech of a word is, in simple terms, its grammatical category. It is a purely syntactic notion in Linguistics. Note that there is a whole body of literature and debate in the grammatical tradition in linguistics on the right way in which parts of speech should...

0

Linguistics and Computational Linguistics

Computational Linguistics and Natural Language Processing are everywhere around these days. Although, the name sounds like you need knowledge of computer science and linguistics to get into it, most of the people working in this area are computer programmers or engineers.. A lot of students from pure Linguistics background want to enter this field, but...

0

Semantics of Noun Compounds

Where is the meaning in Noun Compounds? In case of binary noun compounds, the core meaning of the compound is obtained from one word known as head word and is modified by another word called modifier. In English, the head of the compound is located on the right. For e.g. School kid is a...

0

Language and Identity

Language is closely related to identity, especially in a place like India, which is a multi-ethnic and multi-linguistic area. While it sounds good to say things like there is unity in diversity etc., in reality, the picture is quite complicated. Language and religion have been the two major symbols of group identity in India, and,...

0

Syntax Acquisition: Innate Vs. input-driven Accounts

To look into the claims of what and how much is innate and is input driven, language researchers have, time and again, posited some basic questions. In this article, we will discuss some of them. Why do not children generate overly general grammars along with structural independent mistakes? Focusing on the nature of linguistic...