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Treebank Statistics: UD_English-EWT: POS Tags: VERB

There are 2048 VERB lemmas (11%), 3922 VERB types (17%) and 28355 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 1668, AUX 1595), be (AUX 8605, VERB 894, NOUN 2, ADV 1), go (VERB 760, NOUN 3, PROPN 1), get (VERB 722, AUX 62, X 1), do (AUX 1149, VERB 655, 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 937, AUX 721), get (VERB 452, AUX 30, X 1), know (VERB 443, ADV 1, NOUN 1), had (VERB 398, AUX 184), is (AUX 2394, VERB 346, ADV 1, PRON 1), go (VERB 330, NOUN 3, PROPN 1), do (AUX 580, VERB 327, 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 1.915039 (the average of all parts of speech is 1.220397).

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 (28349; 100% instances), Tense (15441; 54% instances), Mood (11297; 40% instances), Person (9846; 35% instances), Number (9845; 35% instances), Voice (1395; 5% instances), Typo (110; 0% instances), ExtPos (46; 0% instances), Abbr (22; 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 (8666 tokens). Examples: have, get, know, do, go, make, take, see, like, find

Relations

VERB nodes are attached to their parents using 26 different relations: root (9332; 33% instances), advcl (3886; 14% instances), conj (3663; 13% instances), xcomp (2795; 10% instances), acl:relcl (2136; 8% instances), ccomp (2057; 7% instances), acl (1738; 6% instances), parataxis (1146; 4% instances), amod (824; 3% instances), csubj (324; 1% instances), case (212; 1% instances), appos (76; 0% instances), compound (57; 0% instances), obj (20; 0% instances), list (16; 0% instances), fixed (13; 0% instances), discourse (12; 0% instances), nsubj (12; 0% instances), obl (11; 0% instances), reparandum (9; 0% instances), csubj:pass (5; 0% instances), orphan (4; 0% instances), cc (3; 0% instances), obl:npmod (2; 0% instances), compound:prt (1; 0% instances), flat (1; 0% instances)

Parents of VERB nodes belong to 16 different parts of speech: VERB (11188; 39% instances), (9332; 33% instances), NOUN (5001; 18% instances), ADJ (1642; 6% instances), PRON (415; 1% instances), PROPN (327; 1% instances), ADV (216; 1% instances), DET (70; 0% instances), NUM (68; 0% instances), AUX (46; 0% instances), SYM (25; 0% instances), X (9; 0% instances), ADP (8; 0% instances), PART (3; 0% instances), SCONJ (3; 0% instances), INTJ (2; 0% instances)

1054 (4%) VERB nodes are leaves.

2444 (9%) VERB nodes have one child.

5198 (18%) VERB nodes have two children.

19659 (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 (15045; 15% instances), punct (15020; 15% instances), obj (12589; 13% instances), obl (9467; 9% instances), mark (8081; 8% instances), advmod (8019; 8% instances), aux (7282; 7% instances), cc (3594; 4% instances), advcl (3561; 4% instances), xcomp (3518; 4% instances), conj (3490; 3% instances), ccomp (2515; 3% instances), aux:pass (1603; 2% instances), nsubj:pass (1380; 1% instances), parataxis (1005; 1% instances), compound:prt (909; 1% instances), discourse (657; 1% instances), obl:tmod (570; 1% instances), expl (561; 1% instances), iobj (467; 0% instances), obl:npmod (224; 0% instances), compound (126; 0% instances), csubj (119; 0% instances), vocative (67; 0% instances), nummod (64; 0% instances), fixed (49; 0% instances), cop (34; 0% instances), appos (31; 0% instances), cc:preconj (26; 0% instances), reparandum (24; 0% instances), acl:relcl (21; 0% instances), list (17; 0% instances), acl (15; 0% instances), det (15; 0% instances), amod (12; 0% instances), goeswith (11; 0% instances), csubj:pass (6; 0% instances), nmod:poss (3; 0% instances), dislocated (2; 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 (20535; 20% instances), PRON (15389; 15% instances), PUNCT (15020; 15% instances), VERB (11188; 11% instances), AUX (8972; 9% instances), ADV (6788; 7% instances), PART (5285; 5% instances), PROPN (4257; 4% instances), SCONJ (4216; 4% instances), CCONJ (3577; 4% instances), ADJ (2063; 2% instances), ADP (1278; 1% instances), INTJ (577; 1% instances), NUM (498; 0% instances), DET (272; 0% instances), SYM (204; 0% instances), X (83; 0% instances)