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Subject: PropBank, Graph theory, COBUILD, Oxford English Corpus, Brown Corpus
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The VerbNet project maps PropBank verb types to their corresponding Levin classes. It is a lexical resource that incorporates both semantic and syntactic information about its contents.

VerbNet is part of the SemLink project in development at the University of Colorado.

Related projects

  • UBY-LMF a database of 10 resources including VerbNet.

External links

  • Karin Kipper's dissertation — VerbNet: a broad-coverage, comprehensive verb lexicon
  • Martha Palmer's Verbnet page — contains download of the VerbNet XML files and web interface to the database
  • Unified Verb Index — unified index to three lexical semantic resources, VerbNet, PropBank, and FrameNet
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