Václava Kettnerová

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Czech Republic

Main Research Interests

  • Dependency syntax
  • Valency of verbs and other parts-of-speech
  • Relation between deep and surface syntactic structure
  • Alternations, i.e., changes in valency structure of verbs
  • Lexicographic representation
  • Lexical semantics


 

Projects

 

 

  • 2015-present Combining Words: Syntactic Properties of Czech Multiword Expressions with Light Verbs, supported by the Grant Agency of the Czech Republic (15-09979S), principal investigator
  • 2012-present Delving Deeper: Lexicographic Description of Syntactic and Semantic Properties of Czech Verbs, supported by the Grant Agency of the Czech Republic (P406/12/0557), team member
  • 2010-2013 Computational Linguistics: Explicit Description of Language and Annotated Data Focused on Czech, supported by the Grant Agency of the Czech Republic (P406/10/0875), team member
  • 2005-2009 Center for Computational Linguistics (Center of Excellence), supported by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports (LC536), team member
  • 2007-2009 Syntactico-Semantic Classification of Verbs for Valency Lexicon VALLEX, supported by the Grant Agency of Charles University (GA UK 7982/2007), principal investigator
     

Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • 2004-2012 Postgraduate studies in mathematical linguistics, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University in Prague
  • Doctoral thesis: Lexical-semantic Conversions in a Valency Lexicon (in Czech), (defended on June 13 2012), Supervisor: doc. RNDr. Markéta Lopatková, Ph.D.
  • 1997-2004 Master studies in Czech and Slavic Philology, Faculty of Arts, Charles University in Prague
  • Master thesis: Delimitation of Czech Verbal Lexical Units regarding their Syntactic Properties (in Czech)

Work experience

  • 2002-present Research worker at the Institute of Formal and Applied Linguistics, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University in Prague

Selected Bibliography

Books and chapters in books:

  • Lopatková Markéta, Kettnerová Václava, Bejček Eduard, Vernerová Anna, Žabokrtský Zdeněk: Valenční slovník českých sloves VALLEX. Karolinum, Praha, 2016.
  • Kettnerová Václava: Syntaktická struktura komplexních predikátů a její popis ve valenčním slovníku. In: Výzkum slovesné valence ve slovanských zemích. Praha: Slovanský ústav AV Č R, pp. 181-204, 2016.
  • Lopatková Markéta, Vernerová Anna, Kettnerová Václava: Diateze ve valenčním slovníku českých sloves VALLEX. In: Výzkum slovesné valence ve slovanských zemích. Praha: Slovanský ústav AV ČR , pp. 149-180, 2016.
  • Kettnerová, V.: Lexikálně-sémantické konverze ve valenčním slovníku. Karolinum, Praha, 2014.
  • Panevová, J.: Mluvnice současné češtiny 2. Syntax češtiny na základě anotovaného korpusu. Karolinum, Praha, 2014. (kol. Hajičová, E., Kettnerová, V., Lopatková, M., Mikulová, M., Ševčíková, M.)
  • Lopatková, M. Žabokrtský, Z., Kettnerová, V.: Valenční slovník českých sloves. Karolinum, Praha, 2007.

Journal articles:

  • Kettnerová, V. Loptaková, M., Panevová, J.: Shoda doplňku v reflexivních konstrukcích v češtině. In: Slovo a slovesnost, 76, 2015, pp. 198-214.
  • Kettnerová, V., Lopatková, M., Panevová, J.: An Interplay between Valency Information and Reflexivity. The Prague Bulletin of Mathematical Linguistics, 102, 2014, pp. 105-126.
  • Kettnerová, V., Lopatková, M.: Lexikalizované alternace v češtině. Linguistica Copernicana, 9, 1, 2013, pp. 31-64.
  • Kettnerová, V.: Syntaktické konstrukce typu Včely se hemží na zahradě – Zahrada se hemží včelami. Korpus - gramatika - axiologie, 5, 2012, pp. 54-71. [pdf]
  • Kettnerová, V., Lopatková, M., Bejček, E.: Mapping Semantic Information from FrameNet onto VALLEX. The Prague Bulletin of Mathematical Linguistics, 97, 2012, pp. 23-41. [pdf]
  • Kettnerová, V.: Lokativní sémantická diateze v češtině. Slovo a slovesnost, 72, 2011, pp. 83-101. [pdf]
  • Kettnerová, V.: Konstrukce s rozpadem tématu a dikta v češtině. Slovo a slovesnost, 70, 2009, pp. 163-174. [pdf]
  • Kettnerová, V.: Czech Verbs of Communication with respect to Types of Dependent Content Clauses. The Prague Bulletin of Mathematical Linguistics, 90, 2008, pp. 83-108. [pdf]
  • Bojar. O., Semecký, J., Benešová, V.: VALEVAL: Testing Vallex Consistency and Experimenting with Word-Frame Disambiguation. The Prague Bulletin of Mathematical Linguistics, 83, Univerzita Karlova, Praha, 2005, pp. 5-17. [pdf]

Conference and workshop papers:

  • Kettnerová Václava, Bejček Eduard: Distribution of Valency Complements in Czech Complex Predicates: Between Verb and Noun. In: Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2016). European Language Resources Association, Paris, France, pp. 515-521, 2016.
  • Kettnerová Václava, Barančíková Petra, Lopatková Markéta: Lexicographic Description of Complex Predicates in Czech: Between Lexicon and Grammar. In: Proceedings of the XVII EURALEX International Congress: Lexicography and Linguistic Diversity. Tbilisi University Press, Tbilisi, Georgia, pp. 893-904, 2016.
  • Kettnerová, V., Loptaková, M.: At the Lexicon-Grammar Interface: The Case of Complex Predicates in the Fuctional Generative Description. In: Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Dependency Linguistics (Depling 2015). Uppsala: Uppsala University, 2015, pp. 191-200.
  • Vernerová, A., Kettnerová, V., Lopatková, M.: To pay or to get paid: Enriching a Valency Lexicon with Diatheses. In Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, LREC 2014, Reykjavík, 2014, pp. 2452-2459.
  • Bejček, E., Kettnerová, V., Lopatková, M.: Automatic Mapping Lexical Resources: A Lexical Unit as the Keystone. In Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, LREC 2014, Reykjavík, 2014, pp. 2826-2832.
  • Kettnerová, V., Lopatková, M.: Reflexive Verbs in a Valency Lexicon: The Case of Czech Reflexive Morphemes. In Proceedings of the XVI EURALEX International Congress: The User in Focus, Bolzano/Bozen, 2014, pp. 1007-1023.
  • Kettnerová, V., Bejček, E., Lopatková, M., Vernerová, A., Podobová, M.: Corpus Based Identification of Czech Light Verbs. In Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference Slovko 2013, pp. 118-128.
  • Kettnerová, V., Lopatková, M.: The Representation of Czech Light Verb Constructions in a Valency Lexicon. In Proceedings of the Second Conference on Dependency Linguistics, Depling 2013, 2013, pp. 147-156.
  • Kettnerová, V., Lopatková, M., Urešová, Z.: The Rule-Based Approach to Czech Grammaticalized Alternations. In Sojka, P., Horák, A., Kopeček, I., Pala, K. (eds.), Proceedings of the 15th International Conference TSD 2012, pp. 158-165. [pdf]
  • Kettnerová, V., Lopatková, M., Bejček, E.: The Syntax-Semantics Interface of Czech Verbs in the Valency Lexicon. In Fjeld, R.V., Torjusen, J.M., Proceedings of the 15th Euralex International Congress, 2012, pp. 434-443. [pdf]
  • Kettnerová, V., Lopatková, M.: The Lexicographic Representation of Czech Diatheses: Rule Based Approach. In Majchráková D., Garabík, R. (eds.), Proceedings of Slovko 2011: Natural Language Processing, Multilinguality , 2011, pp. 89-100. [pdf]
  • Bejček, E., Kettnerová, V., Lopatková, M.: Advanced Searching in the Valency Lexicons Using PML-TQ Search Engine. In Sojka, P., Horák, A., Kopeček, I. Pala, K. (eds.), Proceedings of the 13th International Conference, TSD 2010, 2010, pp. 51-58. [pdf]
  • Kettnerová, V., Lopatková, M.: Representation of Changes in Valency Structure of Verbs in the Valency Lexicon of Czech Verbs. In Bertinetto P. M., Korhonen, A., Lenci A., Melinger A., Schulte im Walde S., Villavicencio A. (eds.), Proceedings of Verb 2010, Interdisciplinary Workshop on Verbs, The Identification and Representation of Verb Features, 2010, pp. 154-159. [pdf]
  • Kettnerová, V., Lopatková, M.: The Representation of Diatheses in the Valency Lexicon of Czech Verbs. In Loftsson H., Rögnvaldsson E., Helgadóttir S. (eds.), Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Advances in Natural Language Processing, IceTAL 2010, 2010, pp. 185-196. [pdf]
  • Kettnerová, V., Lopatková, M.: Changes in Valency Structure of Verbs: Grammar vs. Lexicon. In Levická J., Garabík, R. (eds.), Slovko 2009, NLP, Corpus Linguistics, Corpus Based Grammar Research, 2009, pp. 198-210. [pdf]
  • Kettnerová, V., Lopatková, M., Hrstková, K.: Semantic Classes in Czech Valency Lexicon: Verbs of Communication and Verbs of Exchange. In Sojka, P., Horák, A., Kopeček, I., Pala, K. (eds.), Proceedings of the 11th International Conference TSD 2008, 2008, pp. 109-116. [pdf]
  • Kettnerová, V., Lopatková, M., Hrstková, K.: Semantic Roles in Valency Lexicon of Czech Verbs: Verbs of Communication and Exchange. In Nordström, B., Ranta, A. (eds.), Proceedings of Advances in Natural Language Processing (6th International Conference on NLP, GoTAL 2008), 2008, pp. 217-221. [pdf]
  • Benešová, V., Lopatková, M., Hrstková, K.: Enhancing Czech Valency Lexicon with Semantic Information from FrameNet: The Case of Communication Verbs. In Proceedings of The First International Conference on Global Interoperability for Language Resources, 2008, pp. 18-25. [pdf]
  • Benešová, V.: Modality in dependent content clauses with Czech verbs of communication with imperative features. In Štícha, F., Fried, M. (eds.), Grammar & Corpora, Gramatika a korpus 2007, Academia, Praha, 2008, pp. 199-206. [pdf]
  • Benešová, V., Bojar, O.: Czech Verbs of Communication and the Extraction of Their Frames. In Sojka, P., Kopeček, I., Pala, K. (eds.), Proceedings of TSD 2006, LNAI 4188, Springer, 2006, pp. 29-36. [pdf]
  • Benešová, V.: Valency and Semantic Features of Verbs. In Šafránková, J. (ed.), Proceedings of WDS'05, 2005, pp. 66-72. [pdf]
  • Lopatková, M., Žabokrtský, Z., Bojar, O., Semecký, J., Benešová, V.: Valency Lexicon of Czech Verbs VALLEX: Recent Experiment with Frame Disambiguation. In Matoušek, V., Mautner, P., Pavelka, T. (eds.), Proceedings of TSD 2005, LNAI 3658, Springer, 2005, pp. 99-106. [pdf]

Public releases of linguistic data:

  • Lopatková Markéta, Kettnerová Václava, Bejček Eduard, Vernerová Anna, Žabokrtský Zdeněk: VALLEX 3.0 - Valenční slovník českých sloves. Data/software, Charles University in Prague, http://ufal.mff.cuni.cz/vallex/3.0/, 2015.
  • Bejček, E., Hajičová, E., Hajič, J., Jínová, P., Kettnerová, V., Kolářová, V., Mikulová, M., Mírovský, J., Nedoluzhko, A., Panevová, J., Poláková, L., Ševčíková, M., Štěpánek, J., Zikánová, Š.: Prague Dependency Treebank 3.0, 2013.
  • Lopatková, M., Kettnerová, V., Bejček., E., Skwarska, K., Žabokrtský, Z.: VALLEX 2.6, Valency Lexicon of Czech Verbs, 2012.
  • Lopatková, M., Žabokrtský, Z., Benešová, V.: VALLEX 2.5, Valency Lexicon of Czech Verbs, 2007.
  • Lopatková, M., Žabokrtský, Z., Benešová, V.: VALLEX 2.0 Valency Lexicon of Czech Verbs, 2006.
  • Lopatková, M., Žabokrtský, Z., Skwarska, K., Benešová, V.: VALLEX 1.0 Valency Lexicon of Czech Verbs, 2003.

Technical reports:

  • Lopatková, M., Žabokrtský, Z., Benešová, V. Valency Lexicon of Czech verbs VALLEX 2.0. UFAL Technical Report TR-2006-34, 27+233 p. 2006 (in cooperation with: K. Skwarska, K. Chvátalová, M. Nová, E. Bejček, M. Tichý) [pdf]
  • Lopatková, M., Žabokrtský, Z., Skwarska, K., Benešová, V.: Valency Lexicon of Czech Verbs VALLEX 1.0. CKL/UFAL Technical Report TR-2003-18, 2003. [pdf]
  • Lopatková, M., Žabokrtský, Z., Skwarska, K., Benešová, V.: Tektogramaticky anotovaný valenční slovník českých sloves. ÚFAL-CKL Technical Report TR-(2002)-15, 2002. [pdf]

Talks:

  • Kettnerová Václava: Distribution of Valency Complementations in Light Verb Constructions. Contributed talk, Societas Linguistica Europaea, Naples, Italy, 2016.
  • Kettnerová Václava: Diatheses of Complex Predicates in Czech. Contributed talk, Badanie walencji czasownika w krajach slowiańskich. Wczoraj i dziś , Warszawa, Poland, 2016.
  • Vernerová Anna, Lopatková Markéta, Kettnerová Václava: Diatheses of Czech Verbs with Genitive Complementation. Contributed talk, Badanie walencji czasownika w krajach slowiańskich. Wczoraj i dziś, Warszawa, Poland, 2016.
  • Lopatková Markéta, Kettnerová Václava, Urešová Zdeňka: VALLEX, Family of Electronic Valency Lexicons of Verbs. Contributed talk, Slovanská lexikografie počátkem 21. století, Prague, 2016.
  • Kettnerová Václava: Syntactic Structure of Czech Light Verb Constructions. Contributed talk, 48th Annual Meeting of the Societas Linguistica Europaea, Leiden University Centre for Linguistics (LUCL), Leiden, The Netherlands, 2015.
  • Kettnerová, V.: Lexikografický popis komplexních predikátů v češtině. Výzkum slovesné valence ve slovanských zemích včera a dnes, 2014.
  • Kettnerová, V.: Czech Light Verbs from a Lexicographic Point of View, Seminar of Formal Linguistics, MFF UK, 2014.
  • Kettnerová, V.: Sémantické diateze z lexikografického hlediska, Seminář formální lingvistiky, MFF UK, 2011.
  • Kettnerová, V.: Locative semantic diathesis in Czech, Sixth International Conference on Construction Grammar, Prague, 2010.
  • Kettnerová, V., Lopatková, M.: Mapping Semantic Information from FrameNet onto VALLEX, FrameNet Masterclass and Workshop, TLT 8 (Workshop on Treebanks and Linguistic Theories), Milan, 2009.