Author Archives: Roland

Linguistic web characterization and web corpus creation (DFG)

Work on this project at Freie Universität Berlin, German Grammar GroupGerman and Dutch Philology, is supported by the German Research Council (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DFG) grant SCHA1916/1-1.

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Software/data releases as of January 2019:

Principle investigator: Roland Schäfer

Funding amount: 286,100€

Runtime: January 2015 – June 2018 (interrupted April–September 2016)

Student assistants:

  • Kim Maser, Humboldt-Universität Berlin (2015–2017)
  • Luise Rißmann, Freie Universität Berlin (2015–2018)

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Bildhauer & Schäfer (2019): Describing corpora, comparing corpora

Felix Bildhauer & Roland Schäfer. A one-day pre-conf tutorial at the annual meeting of the DGfS 2019 in Bremen. 5 March 2019.

Einführung in die grammatische Beschreibung des Deutschen, dritte Auflage (2018)

Roland Schäfer. 2018. Einführung in die grammatische Beschreibung des Deutschen (Introduction to the Grammar of German), Dritte, überarbeitete und erweiterte Auflage. Berlin: Language Science Press, Text Books in Language Science, No. 2. [BibTeX]

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Previous editions: second edition, first edition.

The plural interpretability of German linking elements (Schäfer & Pankratz 2018)

Roland Schäfer & Elizabeth Pankratz (2018) The plural interpretability of German linking elements. Morphology 28(4), 325–358. (Click the title for online reading, click the DOI for official bibliographic information.) [BibTeX]

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