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Treebank Statistics: UD_English-LinES: POS Tags: VERB

There are 1456 VERB lemmas (18%), 2452 VERB types (24%) and 9863 VERB tokens (12%). Out of 17 observed tags, the rank of VERB is: 3 in number of lemmas, 2 in number of types and 3 in number of tokens.

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

The 10 most frequent VERB types: was, said, do, know, had, have, see, is, made, going

The 10 most frequent ambiguous lemmas: be (AUX 2377, VERB 495), say (VERB 312, ADJ 1), do (VERB 247, AUX 152), have (AUX 767, VERB 240), make (VERB 176, ADJ 1), see (VERB 175, ADJ 1), come (VERB 155, ADJ 2), get (VERB 139, AUX 3), look (VERB 130, NOUN 20, ADJ 3), use (VERB 119, NOUN 17, AUX 6, ADJ 1)

The 10 most frequent ambiguous types: was (AUX 682, VERB 221), said (VERB 210, ADJ 1), do (VERB 140, AUX 38), had (AUX 441, VERB 103), have (AUX 156, VERB 101), is (AUX 469, VERB 89), get (VERB 64, AUX 1), got (VERB 56, AUX 2), want (VERB 50, AUX 4, NOUN 1), are (AUX 229, VERB 48)

Morphology

The form / lemma ratio of VERB is 1.684066 (the average of all parts of speech is 1.244818).

The 1st highest number of forms (9) was observed with the lemma “be”: ‘m, ‘re, ‘s, am, are, be, is, was, were.

The 2nd highest number of forms (6) was observed with the lemma “do”: d’, did, do, does, doing, done.

The 3rd highest number of forms (5) was observed with the lemma “begin”: began, begin, beginning, begins, begun.

VERB occurs with 8 features: VerbForm (9564; 97% instances), Tense (7224; 73% instances), Mood (4533; 46% instances), Voice (1064; 11% instances), Number (881; 9% instances), Person (880; 9% instances), Case (297; 3% instances), Degree (1; 0% instances)

VERB occurs with 14 feature-value pairs: Case=Nom, Degree=Pos, Mood=Imp, Mood=Ind, Mood=Sub, Number=Sing, Person=1, Person=3, Tense=Past, Tense=Pres, VerbForm=Fin, VerbForm=Inf, VerbForm=Part, Voice=Pass

VERB occurs with 17 feature combinations. The most frequent feature combination is Mood=Ind|Tense=Past|VerbForm=Fin (2706 tokens). Examples: said, had, came, seemed, looked, went, got, felt, saw, made

Relations

VERB nodes are attached to their parents using 25 different relations: root (3554; 36% instances), conj (1552; 16% instances), advcl (1373; 14% instances), xcomp (805; 8% instances), acl (776; 8% instances), acl:relcl (614; 6% instances), ccomp (445; 5% instances), parataxis (199; 2% instances), csubj (154; 2% instances), aux (137; 1% instances), appos (75; 1% instances), cop (51; 1% instances), obj (36; 0% instances), dislocated (27; 0% instances), compound (13; 0% instances), advmod (10; 0% instances), aux:pass (9; 0% instances), discourse (9; 0% instances), obl (7; 0% instances), csubj:pass (6; 0% instances), amod (5; 0% instances), nmod (3; 0% instances), cc (1; 0% instances), mark (1; 0% instances), nsubj (1; 0% instances)

Parents of VERB nodes belong to 14 different parts of speech: VERB (4242; 43% instances), (3554; 36% instances), NOUN (1335; 14% instances), ADJ (374; 4% instances), PRON (131; 1% instances), ADV (85; 1% instances), PROPN (56; 1% instances), AUX (49; 0% instances), ADP (18; 0% instances), NUM (9; 0% instances), INTJ (4; 0% instances), PART (4; 0% instances), CCONJ (1; 0% instances), SCONJ (1; 0% instances)

275 (3%) VERB nodes are leaves.

880 (9%) VERB nodes have one child.

1690 (17%) VERB nodes have two children.

7018 (71%) VERB nodes have three or more children.

The highest child degree of a VERB node is 17.

Children of VERB nodes are attached using 37 different relations: punct (6171; 17% instances), nsubj (5622; 15% instances), obl (4380; 12% instances), obj (3819; 11% instances), advmod (3092; 9% instances), mark (2473; 7% instances), aux (2225; 6% instances), conj (1501; 4% instances), advcl (1281; 4% instances), cc (1250; 3% instances), xcomp (1213; 3% instances), aux:pass (696; 2% instances), nsubj:pass (599; 2% instances), ccomp (477; 1% instances), compound:prt (373; 1% instances), expl (209; 1% instances), parataxis (172; 0% instances), discourse (107; 0% instances), dislocated (107; 0% instances), appos (103; 0% instances), cop (83; 0% instances), iobj (70; 0% instances), vocative (67; 0% instances), csubj (66; 0% instances), det (61; 0% instances), amod (29; 0% instances), compound (22; 0% instances), nmod:poss (14; 0% instances), acl (9; 0% instances), csubj:pass (6; 0% instances), acl:relcl (4; 0% instances), flat (4; 0% instances), fixed (3; 0% instances), orphan (3; 0% instances), case (2; 0% instances), nummod (2; 0% instances), nmod (1; 0% instances)

Children of VERB nodes belong to 17 different parts of speech: NOUN (8097; 22% instances), PUNCT (6171; 17% instances), PRON (5504; 15% instances), VERB (4242; 12% instances), AUX (2912; 8% instances), ADV (2897; 8% instances), PART (1561; 4% instances), PROPN (1340; 4% instances), CCONJ (1254; 3% instances), SCONJ (994; 3% instances), ADJ (661; 2% instances), ADP (429; 1% instances), NUM (92; 0% instances), INTJ (89; 0% instances), DET (65; 0% instances), X (6; 0% instances), SYM (2; 0% instances)