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Treebank Statistics: UD_English-EWT: POS Tags: VERB

There are 2035 VERB lemmas (11%), 3914 VERB types (17%) and 28343 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 1667, AUX 1596), be (AUX 8615, VERB 885, NOUN 2), go (VERB 760, NOUN 3, PROPN 1), get (VERB 732, AUX 52), do (AUX 1150, VERB 654, NOUN 2, PROPN 1), know (VERB 550, NOUN 1), say (VERB 545, INTJ 4), take (VERB 484, NOUN 8), see (VERB 371, NOUN 1), use (VERB 348, NOUN 23, ADJ 1)

The 10 most frequent ambiguous types: have (VERB 936, AUX 722), get (VERB 456, AUX 26, X 1), know (VERB 443, ADV 1, NOUN 1), had (VERB 398, AUX 184), is (AUX 2399, VERB 341, 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, X 1), take (VERB 222, NOUN 8)

Morphology

The form / lemma ratio of VERB is 1.923342 (the average of all parts of speech is 1.228673).

The 1st highest number of forms (16) was observed with the lemma “be”: ‘m, ‘s, am, are, be, been, being, is, it, m, s, was, we, were, where, ’s.

The 2nd highest number of forms (10) was observed with the lemma “recommend”: Rcommended, reccomend, reccommend, recomend, recomended, recoment, recommend, recommended, recommending, recommends.

The 3rd highest number of forms (8) was observed with the lemma “bear”: bare, bear, beared, bearing, bears, bore, born, botn.

VERB occurs with 9 features: VerbForm (28342; 100% instances), Tense (15431; 54% instances), Mood (11285; 40% instances), Person (9834; 35% instances), Number (9833; 35% instances), Voice (1395; 5% instances), Typo (127; 0% instances), ExtPos (46; 0% instances), Abbr (24; 0% instances)

VERB occurs with 18 feature-value pairs: Abbr=Yes, ExtPos=ADP, Mood=Imp, Mood=Ind, Mood=Sub, Number=Plur, Number=Sing, Person=1, Person=2, Person=3, Tense=Past, Tense=Pres, Typo=Yes, VerbForm=Fin, VerbForm=Ger, VerbForm=Inf, VerbForm=Part, Voice=Pass

VERB occurs with 52 feature combinations. The most frequent feature combination is VerbForm=Inf (8663 tokens). Examples: have, get, know, do, go, make, take, see, like, find

Relations

VERB nodes are attached to their parents using 25 different relations: root (9339; 33% instances), advcl (3851; 14% instances), conj (3592; 13% instances), xcomp (2798; 10% instances), acl:relcl (2135; 8% instances), ccomp (2043; 7% instances), acl (1732; 6% instances), parataxis (1252; 4% instances), amod (828; 3% instances), csubj (341; 1% instances), case (203; 1% instances), appos (76; 0% instances), compound (58; 0% instances), list (16; 0% instances), obj (16; 0% instances), fixed (13; 0% instances), discourse (12; 0% instances), reparandum (9; 0% instances), obl (7; 0% instances), csubj:pass (6; 0% instances), nsubj (5; 0% instances), orphan (5; 0% instances), cc (3; 0% instances), obl:npmod (2; 0% instances), flat (1; 0% instances)

Parents of VERB nodes belong to 16 different parts of speech: VERB (11209; 40% instances), (9339; 33% instances), NOUN (4983; 18% instances), ADJ (1659; 6% instances), PRON (401; 1% instances), PROPN (323; 1% instances), ADV (190; 1% instances), DET (71; 0% instances), NUM (67; 0% instances), AUX (43; 0% instances), SYM (25; 0% instances), PART (10; 0% instances), X (9; 0% instances), ADP (8; 0% instances), SCONJ (4; 0% instances), INTJ (2; 0% instances)

1046 (4%) VERB nodes are leaves.

2435 (9%) VERB nodes have one child.

5198 (18%) VERB nodes have two children.

19664 (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 43 different relations: nsubj (15074; 15% instances), punct (15010; 15% instances), obj (12547; 13% instances), obl (9487; 9% instances), mark (8081; 8% instances), advmod (8030; 8% instances), aux (7291; 7% instances), cc (3578; 4% instances), advcl (3539; 4% instances), xcomp (3535; 4% instances), conj (3434; 3% instances), ccomp (2509; 3% instances), aux:pass (1604; 2% instances), nsubj:pass (1382; 1% instances), parataxis (1114; 1% instances), compound:prt (914; 1% instances), discourse (655; 1% instances), obl:tmod (563; 1% instances), expl (561; 1% instances), iobj (470; 0% instances), obl:npmod (226; 0% instances), compound (124; 0% instances), csubj (120; 0% instances), vocative (71; 0% instances), nummod (64; 0% instances), fixed (49; 0% instances), cop (33; 0% instances), appos (31; 0% instances), cc:preconj (26; 0% instances), reparandum (24; 0% instances), acl:relcl (17; 0% instances), list (17; 0% instances), det (13; 0% instances), goeswith (11; 0% instances), amod (8; 0% instances), acl (7; 0% instances), csubj:pass (7; 0% instances), dislocated (3; 0% instances), case (1; 0% instances), dep (1; 0% instances), flat (1; 0% instances), nmod:poss (1; 0% instances), nmod:tmod (1; 0% instances)

Children of VERB nodes belong to 17 different parts of speech: NOUN (20541; 20% instances), PRON (15400; 15% instances), PUNCT (15010; 15% instances), VERB (11209; 11% instances), AUX (8986; 9% instances), ADV (6715; 7% instances), PART (5357; 5% instances), PROPN (4260; 4% instances), SCONJ (4224; 4% instances), CCONJ (3564; 4% instances), ADJ (2067; 2% instances), ADP (1269; 1% instances), INTJ (576; 1% instances), NUM (500; 0% instances), DET (269; 0% instances), SYM (204; 0% instances), X (83; 0% instances)