USAS (UCREL Semantic Analysis System)


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Grammatico-Semantic AnalysisLSA (Latent Semantic Analysis) & Dialog SystemsPLSA (Probabilistic Latent Semantic Analysis) & Dialog Systems


From key words to key semantic domains P Rayson – International Journal of Corpus Linguistics, 2008 – ingentaconnect.com Page 1. International Journal of Corpus Linguistics 13:4 (2008), 519–549. doi 10.1075/ijcl.13.4. 06ray issn 1384–6655 / e-issn 1569–9811 © John Benjamins Publishing Company From key words to key semantic domains Paul Rayson Lancaster University … Cited by 133 Related articles All 7 versions

Multiword expressions: hard going or plain sailing? P Rayson, S Piao, S Sharoff, S Evert… – Language Resources and …, 2010 – Springer … built (http://mwe.stanford.edu/ resources/). In the UCREL centre of Lancaster University, UK, semantically clas- sified English and Russian MWE lexicons were built (http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/usas/). In the SourceForge MWE site … Cited by 25 Related articles All 9 versions

Classifying disease outbreak reports using n-grams and semantic features M Conway, S Doan, A Kawazoe, N Collier – International journal of medical …, 2009 – Elsevier This paper explores the benefits of using n-grams and semantic features for the classification of disease outbreak reports, in the context of the BioCaster dise. Cited by 33 Related articles All 7 versions

Measuring the Impact of e-Research: Accounting for Disciplinary Differential in Patterns of Diffusion J Fry, M Thelwall – Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on …, 2008 – lrt.clarin.eu … 1 1 20th century corpora http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/20thCenturyEnglish/ 1 1 UCREL Semantic Analysis System http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/usas/ 1 1 Tools for Downloading (Granska Tagger, Inflector, GTA http://www.csc.kth.se/tcs/humanlang/tools.html 1 1 … Cited by 7 Related articles All 2 versions

Analyzing the semantic content and persuasive composition of extremist media: A case study of texts produced during the Gaza conflict S Prentice, PJ Taylor, P Rayson, A Hoskins… – Information Systems …, 2011 – Springer Page 1. Analyzing the semantic content and persuasive composition of extremist media: A case study of texts produced during the Gaza conflict Sheryl Prentice & Paul J. Taylor & Paul Rayson & Andrew Hoskins & Ben O’Loughlin … Cited by 15 Related articles All 14 versions

Visual GISting: bringing together corpus linguistics and Geographical Information Systems IN Gregory, A Hardie – Literary and linguistic computing, 2011 – ALLC We use cookies to enhance your experience on our website. By continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Find out more. Skip Navigation. … Cited by 14 Related articles All 8 versions

Freeing up digital content with text mining: new research means new licences A Dunning, I Gregory, A Hardie – Serials: The Journal for the …, 2009 – UK Serials Group … More details are at: http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/usas/ (Accessed 8 May 2009) The USAS framework now also forms part of the WMatrix software, which UCREL has made available as a web service: http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/wmatrix (Accessed 8 May 2009) … Cited by 3 Related articles All 6 versions

Using automated semantic tagging in Critical Discourse Analysis: A case study on Scottish independence from a Scottish nationalist perspective S Prentice – Discourse & Society, 2010 – das.sagepub.com Page 1. Article Corresponding author: Sheryl Prentice, Psychology Department, Fylde College, Lancaster University, Lancaster, Lancashire LA1 4YF, UK. Email: s.prentice@lancaster.ac.uk Discourse & Society 21(4) 405–437 … Cited by 7 Related articles All 3 versions

New Labour and globalization: globalist discourse with a twist? E L’Hôte – Discourse & Society, 2010 – das.sagepub.com Page 1. Article Corresponding author: Emilie L’Hôte, Lille 3 University, 218B rue Saint Denis, 75002 Paris, France. Email: emilie.lhote@univ-lille3.fr Discourse & Society 21(4) 355–376 © The Author(s) 2010 Reprints and permission: sagepub. … Cited by 9 Related articles All 3 versions

Investigating argumentation in reading groups: Combining manual qualitative coding and automated corpus analysis tools K O’Halloran – Applied linguistics, 2011 – Am Assoc Appl Ling We use cookies to enhance your experience on our website. By continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Find out more. Skip Navigation. … Cited by 14 Related articles All 8 versions

Multidimensional analysis and the study of world Englishes R Xiao – World Englishes, 2009 – Wiley Online Library Skip to Main Content. Wiley Online Library. Log in / Register. Log In E-Mail Address Password Forgotten Password? Remember Me. … Cited by 33 Related articles All 8 versions

The language of Islamic extremism: Towards an automated identification of beliefs, motivations and justifications S Prentice, P Rayson, PJ Taylor – International journal of …, 2012 – ingentaconnect.com … to capture a general interpretation of the world. The tagset is arranged into 21 discourse fields, with a further 232 subdivi- sions (see http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/usas/ for the full hierarchy). For example, the word Islam is assigned … Cited by 2 Related articles All 7 versions

English style on the move: variation and change in stylistic norms in the twentieth century G Leech, N Smith, P Rayson – Language and Computers, 2012 – ingentaconnect.com … and (b) the USAS semantic domain tagger. Details of these tools are to be found on the UCREL (Lancaster) website at: http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/claws/ and http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/usas/.25 3. Retrieving: extracting from the text … Cited by 1 Related articles All 4 versions

Which ‘Lancaster’ do you mean? Disambiguation challenges in extracting place names for Spatial Humanities P Rayson, A Baron, A Hardie – Digital Humanities Congress, 2012 – sheffield.ac.uk … 91% accurate on ‘general’ language • Tagset based on Tom McArthur’s Longman Lexicon • http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/usas/ • Semantic tag Z2 used which marks “Geographical names”. • CQPweb used to find all occurrences of Z2, which are then … All 7 versions

Corpus Analysis of Historical Documents K Tranter – The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics, 2013 – Wiley Online Library … For semantic tagging the problem is even more acute, given the extent and speed of meaning change over time. Rayson, Archer, Piao, and McEnery (2004) have developed a historical semantic tagger for Early Modern English, USAS (http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/usas/). … Related articles

The current study: materials and method F Bianchi – Culture, corpora and semantics. Methodological issues …, 2012 – siba-ese.unile.it … 11 See Chapter 3, Note 13. Page 13. CULTURE, CORPORA AND SEMANTICS 77 patient interaction, and from translation to cross-cultural comparisons (see http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/usas). A – General & Abstract Terms N – Numbers & Measurement B – The Body & the Individual … All 2 versions

Enroller: an experiment in aggregating resources J Anderson – 2013 – eprints.gla.ac.uk Page 1. Anderson, J. (2013) Enroller: an experiment in aggregating resources. In: Anderson, W. (ed.) Language in Scotland: Corpus-Based Studies. Series: Scottish cultural review of language and literature, 19 . Editions Rodopi BV, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. …

Semantic, Pragmatic and Discourse Analysis X Lu – Computational Methods for Corpus Annotation and …, 2014 – Springer Logo Springer. Search Options: … Related articles

“It’sa Wild Thing, Waiting to Get Me” Stance Analysis of African Americans With Diabetes BH Davis, C Pope, PR Mason, G Magwood… – The Diabetes …, 2011 – tde.sagepub.com … Frequency of semantic domains echoes the array of parts of speech. WMatrix uses the UCREL semantic analysis system. (For a list of publications, many downloadable, see the WMatrix site section on semantic tagging at http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/usas/). … Related articles All 4 versions

Corpus stylistics M Mahlberg – The Routledge Handbook of Stylistics, 2014 – books.google.com Page 397. 23 Corpus stylistics Michaela Mahlberg Introduction Corpus stylistic research applies corpus methods to the analysis of literary texts, giving particular emphasis to the relationship between linguistic description and literary appreciation (Mahlberg 2013). … Related articles

Differentiating act from ideology: evidence from messages for and against violent extremism S Prentice, PJ Taylor, P Rayson… – Negotiation and conflict …, 2012 – Wiley Online Library … multidimensional nature of positions. Footnotes: 1 Visit http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/wmatrix/ for details of this software, including online access. 2 Visit http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/usas/ for details of the UCREL semantic analysis system. References. … Cited by 1 Related articles All 5 versions

A multi-dimensional contrastive study of English abstracts by native and non-native writers Y Cao, R Xiao – Corpora, 2013 – euppublishing.com Page 1. A multi-dimensional contrastive study of English abstracts by native and non-native writers Yan Cao1 and Richard Xiao2 Abstract This article takes the multi-dimensional (MD) analysis approach to explore the textual … Cited by 2 Related articles All 4 versions

Corpora and cognitive linguistics J Newman – Revista Brasileira de Linguística Aplicada, 2011 – SciELO Brasil Cited by 6 Related articles All 5 versions

Uncovering Psychopaths: An Automated Linguistic Approach R Au – 2009 – ecommons.library.cornell.edu Page 1. UNCOVERING PSYCHOPATHS: AN AUTOMATED LINGUISTIC APPROACH A Thesis Presented to the Faculty of the Graduate School of Cornell University in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of MS in Communications by Randy Au January 2009 … Related articles All 6 versions

CQPweb—combining power, flexibility and usability in a corpus analysis tool A Hardie – International journal of corpus linguistics, 2012 – ingentaconnect.com … claws7tags.html be2006 hw Lemma Lemma be2006 semtag Semantic tag USAS Tagset http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/usas/ be2006 class Simple tag Oxford Simplified Tags http://www.natcorp.ox.ac.uk/docs/URG/ codes.html#klettpos Since … Cited by 19 Related articles All 7 versions

Doing and making: history as digital practice J Mussell – 2013 – eprints.bham.ac.uk … 208–217. 16 ‘Technical Introduction’, unpaginated. 17 ‘UCREL Semantic Analysis System (USAS)’, UCREL Home Page, University of Lancaster. Online. Available HTTP: <http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/usas/> (accessed 20 August 2011). Page 16. 16 … Cited by 2 Related articles All 2 versions

Reframing treason: metaphors of change and progress in new Labour discourse E L’Hôte, M Lemmens – … . Revue de l’Association française de …, 2009 – cognitextes.revues.org … It allows for corpus annotation using USAS6 (UCREL Semantic Analysis System) and CLAWS, as well as for frequency lists and concordances. 2.3.1. Tagsets. 7 See http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/usas/semtags.txt for the entire tagset. … Cited by 4 Related articles All 4 versions

Civil partnership-“gay marriage in all but name”: a corpus-driven analysis of discourses of same-sex relationships in the UK Parliament I Bachmann – Corpora, 2011 – euppublishing.com … I regard this distinction 5 See: http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/usas/ Page 8. 84 I. Bachmann Date Number of tokens Second Reading 22/04/2004 24,834 Grand Committee, first day 10/05/2004 29,735 Grand Committee, second day 12/05/2004 30,323 … Cited by 9 Related articles All 2 versions

Does semantic tagging identify cultural change in British and American English? A Potts, P Baker – International Journal of Corpus Linguistics, 2012 – ingentaconnect.com Page 1. International Journal of Corpus Linguistics 17:3 (2012), 295–324. doi 10.1075/ijcl.17.3. 01pot issn 1384–6655 / e-issn 1569–9811 © John Benjamins Publishing Company Papers Does semantic tagging identify cultural change in British and American English? … Cited by 2 Related articles All 5 versions

Creating a corpus-based daily life vocabulary for TEYL K Chujo, K Oghigian, M Utiyama… – … Conference Issue (4) …, 2011 – asian-efl-journal.com Page 30. Asian EFL Journal. Professional Teaching Articles–CEBU Issue. Vol. 54 August 2011 30 Creating a Corpus-Based Daily Life Vocabulary for TEYL Kiyomi Chujo Nihon University, Japan Kathryn Oghigian Waseda University … Cited by 3 Related articles All 9 versions

On “true” portraits of Letters to Shareholders–and the importance of phraseological analysis AC Murphy – International Journal of Corpus Linguistics, 2013 – ingentaconnect.com Page 1. On “true” portraits of Letters to Shareholders – and the importance of phraseological analysis* Amanda C. Murphy Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore The purpose of the present paper is primarily methodological. It … Cited by 2 Related articles All 4 versions

Historical Pragmatics: Evidence From The Old Bailey D Archer – Transactions of the Philological Society, 2013 – Wiley Online Library Skip to Main Content. Wiley Online Library. Log in / Register. Log In E-Mail Address Password Forgotten Password? Remember Me. … Related articles All 2 versions

A corpus-based deconstructive strategy for critically engaging with arguments K O’Halloran – Argument & Computation, 2013 – Taylor & Francis … WMatrix does this by grouping semantically similar words together using ‘a semantic tagger’.7 The semantic tagger is known as USAS (UCREL Semantic Analysis System). For more information, see: http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/usas/. [Accessed August 2012]. … Cited by 1 Related articles All 4 versions

Mapping Metaphors of Wealth and Want: A Digital Approach M Alexander, E Bramwell – Studies in the Digital Humanities, 2014 – hrionline.ac.uk … 88(2). Archer, Dawn, Andrew Wilson, & Paul Rayson. Introduction to the USAS Category System. http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/usas/usas%20guide.pdf. Davidson, George W. (ed.) 2002. Roget’s Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases: 150th anniversary edition. … Related articles All 2 versions

The development of a semantic annotation scheme for Chinese kinship Y Qian, S Piao – Corpora, 2009 – euppublishing.com … 3 See: http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/usas 4 In this paper, all the Chinese kinship terms are presented with the Chinese character(s) followed by the Romanised pinyin gloss, thus: ‘tang ge’. Page 3. The development of a semantic annotation scheme 191 … Related articles All 4 versions

Investigating keyword extraction for identifying units of stance in legislative texts E Incelli – JADT 10th International Conference on Statistical …, 2010 – ledonline.it … The formula for the calculation is * * i i i i f f f z – = . 6 The full tagset is available online: http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/usas/. 7 See Rayson (2003: 100-113), for a more detailed exploration of the advantages of the key domains approach. Page 6. … Cited by 1 Related articles All 2 versions

A Corpus study of early English translations of Cao Xueqin’s Hongloumeng M Ji, MP Oakes – … Methods in Corpus-Based Translation Studies: …, 2012 – books.google.com Page 188. A Corpus study of early English translations of Cao Xueqin’s Hongloumeng Meng Ji & Michael P. Oakes University of Tokyo, Japan/University of Sunderland, UK This paper investigates the stylistic profiles of the early … Cited by 3 Related articles All 2 versions

Corpora and corpus linguistics F Bianchi – … , corpora and semantics. Methodological issues in …, 2012 – siba-ese.unisalento.it Page 1. Chapter 3 Corpora and corpus linguistics 3.1 Introduction The aim of the present chapter is to sketch an organic framework within which to understand the materials and methods used in the current research and which … All 2 versions

Linguistic annotation in/for corpus linguistics ST Gries, AL Berez – Handbook of Linguistic Annotation. Berlin, New … – linguistics.ucsb.edu Page 1. Linguistic annotation in/for corpus linguistics Stefan Th. Gries & Andrea L. Berez University of California, Santa Barbara and University of Hawai’i at M?noa Abstract This article surveys linguistic annotation in corpora and corpus linguistics. … Related articles

Stance and style: A corpus-driven perspective on television coverage of the 2OO9 South African general election H Hubbard – Language Matters: Studies in the Languages of Africa, 2010 – Taylor & Francis … The third level at which keyness is analysed is that of semantics. Wmatrix uses a se- mantic tagger, SEMTAG (part of Lancaster University’s Semantic Analysis System (USAS), details of which can be found at http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/usas/). … Cited by 1 Related articles

Western perceptions of Hong Kong ten years on: A corpus-driven critical discourse study W Cheng, PWY Lam – Applied linguistics, 2012 – Am Assoc Appl Ling We use cookies to enhance your experience on our website. By continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Find out more. Skip Navigation. … Cited by 4 Related articles All 6 versions

Oral financial reporting: A rhetorical analysis of earnings calls BC Carmiciottoli – FINANCIAL REPORTING, 2012 – francoangeli.it … This procedure enabled the identification of rhetorically-oriented domains that are significant in the data under investigation. Oral financial reporting: A rhetorical analysis of earnings calls 23 7. For the complete tagset, see http://ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/usas/semtags.txt. … Related articles All 5 versions

[BOOK] Genres across the disciplines: Student writing in higher education H Nesi, S Gardner – 2012 – books.google.com Page 1. CAr»~1mu 001; Genres across the Disciplines Student writing in higher education Hilary Nesi and Sheena Gardner (AMBRIDGE APPLIED llNGUl$Tl(S Series Editors: (arol A. (hapelle and Susan Hunston Page 2. Genres across the Disciplines Page 3. … Cited by 36 Related articles

A Study Into The Use Of Linguistic Structures Used Inter-Gender And Intra-Gender In The Tv Show ‘Friends’ D AYLIFFE – sites.google.com Page 1. ANGLIA RUSKIN UNIVERSITY A STUDY INTO THE USE OF LINGUISTIC STRUCTURES USED INTER-GENDER AND INTRA-GENDER IN THE TV SHOW ‘FRIENDS’ DAVID AYLIFFE A dissertation in partial fulfilment of the requirements of Anglia Ruskin University … Related articles

Culture, corpora and semantics F Bianchi – Culture, corpora and semantics. Methodological issues …, 2012 – siba-ese.unile.it Page 1. Page 2. CULTURE, CORPORA AND SEMANTICS Methodological issues in using elicited and corpus data for cultural comparison Francesca Bianchi 2012 Page 3. ii © 2012 Università del Salento – Coordinamento SIBA http://siba2.unisalento.it … Related articles All 4 versions