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Treebank Statistics: UD_English-EWT: POS Tags: VERB

There are 2102 VERB lemmas (11%), 3936 VERB types (17%) and 28437 VERB tokens (11%). Out of 17 observed tags, the rank of VERB is: 4 in number of lemmas, 3 in number of types and 3 in number of tokens.

The 10 most frequent VERB lemmas: have, be, go, get, do, know, say, make, take, want

The 10 most frequent VERB types: have, get, know, had, is, go, do, want, said, see

The 10 most frequent ambiguous lemmas: have (VERB 1669, AUX 1580), be (AUX 8566, VERB 938, NOUN 2, X 1), go (VERB 759, NOUN 3, PROPN 1), get (VERB 743, AUX 42), do (AUX 1149, VERB 655, NOUN 2, ADV 1, PROPN 1), know (VERB 548, ADV 1, NOUN 1), say (VERB 544, INTJ 4), take (VERB 483, NOUN 8), see (VERB 371, NOUN 1), use (VERB 347, NOUN 23, ADJ 1, PRON 1)

The 10 most frequent ambiguous types: have (VERB 937, AUX 721), get (VERB 462, AUX 21), know (VERB 443, ADV 1, NOUN 1), had (VERB 398, AUX 184), is (AUX 2377, VERB 363, ADV 1, PRON 1), go (VERB 330, NOUN 3, PROPN 1), do (AUX 581, VERB 326, NOUN 2, ADP 1, ADV 1, PROPN 1), see (VERB 235, NOUN 1), going (VERB 239, ADJ 1), take (VERB 222, NOUN 8)

Morphology

The form / lemma ratio of VERB is 1.872502 (the average of all parts of speech is 1.185009).

The 1st highest number of forms (14) was observed with the lemma “be”: ‘m, ‘s, am, ar, are, be, been, being, is, m, s, was, were, ’s.

The 2nd highest number of forms (7) was observed with the lemma “bear”: bare, bear, beared, bearing, bears, bore, born.

The 3rd highest number of forms (6) was observed with the lemma “go”: go, goes, going, gon, gone, went.

VERB occurs with 8 features: VerbForm (28431; 100% instances), Tense (15494; 54% instances), Mood (11350; 40% instances), Number (2343; 8% instances), Person (2327; 8% instances), Voice (1393; 5% instances), Abbr (19; 0% instances), Typo (12; 0% instances)

VERB occurs with 15 feature-value pairs: Abbr=Yes, Mood=Imp, Mood=Ind, Number=Plur, Number=Sing, Person=1, Person=3, Tense=Past, Tense=Pres, Typo=Yes, VerbForm=Fin, VerbForm=Ger, VerbForm=Inf, VerbForm=Part, Voice=Pass

VERB occurs with 23 feature combinations. The most frequent feature combination is VerbForm=Inf (8711 tokens). Examples: have, get, know, do, go, make, take, see, like, find

Relations

VERB nodes are attached to their parents using 31 different relations: root (9341; 33% instances), advcl (3876; 14% instances), conj (3664; 13% instances), xcomp (2756; 10% instances), acl:relcl (2134; 8% instances), ccomp (2107; 7% instances), acl (1738; 6% instances), parataxis (1134; 4% instances), amod (810; 3% instances), csubj (321; 1% instances), case (212; 1% instances), appos (75; 0% instances), compound (57; 0% instances), aux:pass (42; 0% instances), aux (35; 0% instances), obj (21; 0% instances), list (16; 0% instances), fixed (14; 0% instances), nsubj (13; 0% instances), discourse (12; 0% instances), obl (12; 0% instances), mark (11; 0% instances), advmod (10; 0% instances), reparandum (7; 0% instances), csubj:pass (5; 0% instances), cop (4; 0% instances), orphan (4; 0% instances), cc (2; 0% instances), obl:npmod (2; 0% instances), compound:prt (1; 0% instances), flat (1; 0% instances)

Parents of VERB nodes belong to 17 different parts of speech: VERB (11217; 39% instances), (9341; 33% instances), NOUN (5007; 18% instances), ADJ (1696; 6% instances), PRON (413; 1% instances), PROPN (314; 1% instances), ADV (221; 1% instances), NUM (72; 0% instances), DET (70; 0% instances), AUX (40; 0% instances), SYM (18; 0% instances), ADP (8; 0% instances), X (8; 0% instances), PART (5; 0% instances), SCONJ (4; 0% instances), INTJ (2; 0% instances), CCONJ (1; 0% instances)

1154 (4%) VERB nodes are leaves.

2430 (9%) VERB nodes have one child.

5214 (18%) VERB nodes have two children.

19639 (69%) VERB nodes have three or more children.

The highest child degree of a VERB node is 17.

Children of VERB nodes are attached using 42 different relations: nsubj (15092; 15% instances), punct (15019; 15% instances), obj (12538; 13% instances), obl (9471; 9% instances), advmod (8289; 8% instances), mark (7824; 8% instances), aux (7280; 7% instances), cc (3584; 4% instances), advcl (3547; 4% instances), conj (3490; 3% instances), xcomp (3472; 3% instances), ccomp (2568; 3% instances), aux:pass (1612; 2% instances), nsubj:pass (1377; 1% instances), parataxis (994; 1% instances), compound:prt (906; 1% instances), discourse (650; 1% instances), obl:tmod (574; 1% instances), expl (562; 1% instances), iobj (464; 0% instances), obl:npmod (217; 0% instances), csubj (122; 0% instances), compound (120; 0% instances), vocative (63; 0% instances), nummod (57; 0% instances), cop (36; 0% instances), appos (31; 0% instances), cc:preconj (26; 0% instances), fixed (26; 0% instances), reparandum (22; 0% instances), acl:relcl (20; 0% instances), list (17; 0% instances), amod (14; 0% instances), det (14; 0% instances), goeswith (12; 0% instances), acl (8; 0% instances), csubj:pass (6; 0% instances), nmod:poss (3; 0% instances), case (1; 0% instances), dep (1; 0% instances), flat (1; 0% instances), nmod (1; 0% instances)

Children of VERB nodes belong to 17 different parts of speech: NOUN (20505; 20% instances), PRON (15384; 15% instances), PUNCT (15018; 15% instances), VERB (11217; 11% instances), AUX (8942; 9% instances), ADV (7440; 7% instances), PART (5280; 5% instances), PROPN (4261; 4% instances), SCONJ (3583; 4% instances), CCONJ (3569; 4% instances), ADJ (2087; 2% instances), ADP (1225; 1% instances), INTJ (572; 1% instances), NUM (437; 0% instances), DET (263; 0% instances), SYM (196; 0% instances), X (152; 0% instances)