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Treebank Statistics: UD_English-GUM: POS Tags: VERB

There are 1923 VERB lemmas (13%), 3580 VERB types (20%) and 17490 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, make, go, know, do, say, get, take, use

The 10 most frequent VERB types: have, know, get, make, said, do, see, go, are, think

The 10 most frequent ambiguous lemmas: have (AUX 823, VERB 675), be (AUX 4951, VERB 466), go (VERB 369, NOUN 6), do (AUX 578, VERB 337, NOUN 4, PROPN 3), get (VERB 320, AUX 20), take (VERB 266, NOUN 3), use (VERB 252, NOUN 38), look (VERB 145, NOUN 7), call (VERB 133, NOUN 8), try (VERB 110, NOUN 2)

The 10 most frequent ambiguous types: have (VERB 386, AUX 286), get (VERB 164, AUX 13), said (VERB 177, ADJ 1), do (AUX 274, VERB 166, NOUN 3, PROPN 3, PART 1), go (VERB 139, NOUN 3), are (AUX 623, VERB 132), had (AUX 169, VERB 134), take (VERB 109, NOUN 3), has (AUX 218, VERB 118), is (AUX 1308, VERB 111, X 1)

Morphology

The form / lemma ratio of VERB is 1.861674 (the average of all parts of speech is 1.226279).

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

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

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

VERB occurs with 9 features: VerbForm (17490; 100% instances), Tense (10346; 59% instances), Person (7404; 42% instances), Mood (7314; 42% instances), Number (6502; 37% instances), Voice (1262; 7% instances), Typo (40; 0% instances), Polarity (11; 0% instances), Abbr (9; 0% instances)

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

VERB occurs with 38 feature combinations. The most frequent feature combination is VerbForm=Inf (4197 tokens). Examples: have, make, do, get, go, know, see, take, say, find

Relations

VERB nodes are attached to their parents using 27 different relations: root (6086; 35% instances), advcl (2347; 13% instances), conj (2030; 12% instances), xcomp (1499; 9% instances), acl:relcl (1396; 8% instances), acl (1370; 8% instances), ccomp (783; 4% instances), amod (757; 4% instances), parataxis (592; 3% instances), csubj (204; 1% instances), advcl:relcl (140; 1% instances), case (93; 1% instances), reparandum (61; 0% instances), appos (29; 0% instances), dep (25; 0% instances), compound (15; 0% instances), discourse (14; 0% instances), csubj:pass (9; 0% instances), fixed (7; 0% instances), obl (7; 0% instances), nmod (6; 0% instances), csubj:outer (5; 0% instances), nsubj (5; 0% instances), orphan (5; 0% instances), dislocated (3; 0% instances), nsubj:pass (1; 0% instances), obj (1; 0% instances)

Parents of VERB nodes belong to 16 different parts of speech: VERB (6396; 37% instances), (6086; 35% instances), NOUN (3238; 19% instances), ADJ (761; 4% instances), PROPN (356; 2% instances), PRON (295; 2% instances), ADV (138; 1% instances), SCONJ (118; 1% instances), NUM (39; 0% instances), DET (35; 0% instances), AUX (10; 0% instances), INTJ (9; 0% instances), X (5; 0% instances), ADP (2; 0% instances), PART (1; 0% instances), SYM (1; 0% instances)

787 (4%) VERB nodes are leaves.

1662 (10%) VERB nodes have one child.

3094 (18%) VERB nodes have two children.

11947 (68%) VERB nodes have three or more children.

The highest child degree of a VERB node is 12.

Children of VERB nodes are attached using 45 different relations: punct (9636; 16% instances), nsubj (8856; 15% instances), obj (7328; 12% instances), obl (6599; 11% instances), advmod (4835; 8% instances), mark (4147; 7% instances), aux (3414; 6% instances), advcl (2320; 4% instances), cc (2143; 4% instances), xcomp (2029; 3% instances), conj (2025; 3% instances), aux:pass (1263; 2% instances), nsubj:pass (1145; 2% instances), ccomp (1075; 2% instances), compound:prt (630; 1% instances), parataxis (582; 1% instances), discourse (405; 1% instances), dep (355; 1% instances), expl (327; 1% instances), obl:agent (313; 1% instances), obl:tmod (310; 1% instances), iobj (221; 0% instances), cop (140; 0% instances), nsubj:outer (130; 0% instances), obl:npmod (115; 0% instances), compound (114; 0% instances), reparandum (96; 0% instances), csubj (75; 0% instances), vocative (40; 0% instances), fixed (39; 0% instances), advcl:relcl (35; 0% instances), case (19; 0% instances), amod (18; 0% instances), dislocated (16; 0% instances), cc:preconj (14; 0% instances), csubj:pass (12; 0% instances), det (11; 0% instances), appos (6; 0% instances), csubj:outer (6; 0% instances), acl (5; 0% instances), orphan (5; 0% instances), nmod (4; 0% instances), acl:relcl (2; 0% instances), list (2; 0% instances), goeswith (1; 0% instances)

Children of VERB nodes belong to 17 different parts of speech: NOUN (14476; 24% instances), PUNCT (9636; 16% instances), PRON (8225; 14% instances), VERB (6396; 11% instances), AUX (4834; 8% instances), ADV (4256; 7% instances), PART (2844; 5% instances), PROPN (2519; 4% instances), SCONJ (2187; 4% instances), CCONJ (2147; 4% instances), ADJ (1139; 2% instances), ADP (787; 1% instances), NUM (734; 1% instances), INTJ (412; 1% instances), DET (187; 0% instances), X (62; 0% instances), SYM (22; 0% instances)