William Croft's Talk
Language Typology and Universal Dependencies
In his talk, William Croft will describe principles to motivate a set of universal dependencies with focus on specific typological universals for developing guidelines to apply UD to specific language constructions, esp. modification constructions.
Valency Lexicon of Czech verbs
The book is a collection of linguistically annotated data and documentation, resulting from a formal description of valency frames of Czech verbs.
The data, more than 10 800 lexical units, is extended by a grammar capturing systemic changes in valency structure.
October issue no.109
The October issue of The Prague Bulletin of Mathematical Linguistics features papers dealing with neural networks, machine translation (and often both of these topics) and with discourse connectives.
Manuscripts with unpublished linguistics results and contributions to future issues are welcome, see the guidelines.
Better Medical Search
ÚFAL enabled multi-lingual search as a part of the KConnect iniciative where we work together with health care providers and commercial organisations to explore the use of NLP in the medical domain.
Multi-lingual search is available in French, German or Czech, with more languages due in the next 6-12 months.
Introducing Jana Straková Kravalová
My research interests involve named entity recognition, tagging and artificial neural networks.
I am one of the authors of NameTag, an open-source software for NER.