Joensuu Corpus of Swedish Compounds

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Computer corpus (list) of Swedish compounds in Göteborgs-Posten (a Swedish newspaper) data-base of 24.2 million word tokens originally collected by Elisabeth Ahlsén (Linguistics, Göteborg University) and eventually morphologically tagged by Matti Laine’s and Patrick Virtanen’s WordMill Lexical Search program (Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, U. Turku).

about 3800 compound tokens, with their WordMill variables (incl. frequency of use in the Göteborgs-Posten), about 3 person months

Relevant publication(s) using the corpus: S. Niemi: Compounds in Swedish. Lingue e Linguaggio 8: 257-269. Part of cross-linguistic study of compounds, co-ordinated by Sergio Scalise (Linguistics, U. Bologna), see

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