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See detailTo what extent is Immediate Constituency Analysis dependency-based? A survey of foundational texts
Mazziotta, Nicolas ULg; Kahane, Sylvain

in Proceedings of Depling 2017 (in press)

This paper investigates the seminal texts on Immediate Constituent Analysis and the associated diagrams. We show that the relations between the whole and its parts, that are typical of current phrase ... [more ▼]

This paper investigates the seminal texts on Immediate Constituent Analysis and the associated diagrams. We show that the relations between the whole and its parts, that are typical of current phrase structure trees, were less prominent in the early diagramming efforts than the relationships between units of the same level. This can be observed until the beginning of the 1960’s, including in Chomsky’s Syntactic Structures (1957). We discuss whether such analyses could be said “dependency-based”, according to an attempt to define this term. this term. [less ▲]

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See detailVisualiser la variation et le changement valenciel: structure des compléments datifs dans l’histoire du français
Mazziotta, Nicolas ULg

in Linguisticae Investigationes (in press)

Il est possible de modéliser la variation et le changement valenciel à l'aide des structures formelles que nous nommons _polygraphes_. Ces derniers étendent les arbres syntaxiques dépendanciels en ... [more ▼]

Il est possible de modéliser la variation et le changement valenciel à l'aide des structures formelles que nous nommons _polygraphes_. Ces derniers étendent les arbres syntaxiques dépendanciels en autorisant des relations à porter sur d'autres relations. En prenant l'exemple de l'expression prépositionnelle ou non du datif en ancien français et en français moderne (complément des verbes _donner_, _aider_, et _pardonner_), nous montrons comment les polygraphes peuvent être employés pour montrer géométriquement la différence entre une préposition obligatoire et une préposition facultative. Le potentiel de ces structures permet également de visualiser l'évolution et de comparer le comportement des lexèmes. [less ▲]

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See detailRéflexivité et classes sémantiques dans le lexique verbal français
Mazziotta, Nicolas ULg; Stein, Achim

in XXXIII. Tagung des Deutschen Romanistenverbands (DRV) (in press)

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See detailLes diagrammes syntaxiques du grammairien américain S. W. Clark (1847)
Mazziotta, Nicolas ULg

Scientific conference (2017, April 06)

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See detailLocutifs et énoncés non verbaux en ancien français
Mazziotta, Nicolas ULg

Conference (2017, February 02)

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See detailLocutif: une catégorie syntaxique de marqueurs de discours
Mazziotta, Nicolas ULg; Kahane, Sylvain

Conference (2017)

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See detailCours de Syntaxe du français. Notions fondamentales
Mazziotta, Nicolas ULg

Learning material (2017)

Notions fondamentales pour le cours. Figures à ajouter par l'étudiant.

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See detailReprésenter la connaissance en linguistique. Observations sur l’édition de matériaux et sur l’analyse syntaxique
Mazziotta, Nicolas ULg

Post doctoral thesis (2016)

In the field of linguistics, knowledge is often represented by the means of edited data (textual editions or structured databases) and diagrams. These representations can be called inscriptions of ... [more ▼]

In the field of linguistics, knowledge is often represented by the means of edited data (textual editions or structured databases) and diagrams. These representations can be called inscriptions of knowledge. They suggest three core questions. First of all, how to read them? The first chapter investigates the conventions at use to represent and organize information in edited data and syntactic diagrams. Secondly, how to choose what has to be inscribed? This chapter focuses on how only a part of data and analyses is represented in the inscriptions. An operation of reduction is always necessary and it accompanies the choices about what has to be represented. The choice of the formal structure used for encoding the inscription acts as a major constraint on what can and what cannot be inscribed. Thirdly, how do inscriptions allow us to discover more? This chapter is centered on the use of diagrams to unveil new knowledge about the facts and the theory. It is also shown that diagrams make it possible to investigate the relationships between formal structures themselves. A fourth chapter investigates digital inscriptions, showing how the use of the computer allows us to reevaluate the answers to all the aforementioned questions. [less ▲]

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See detailLa logique de l'espace dans les stemmas de Lucien Tesnière
Mazziotta, Nicolas ULg

Conference (2016, July 19)

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See detailÉtude statistique de la syntaxe des lexèmes _chetif_, _dolent_, _las_ et _maleüré_ en français médiéval
Mazziotta, Nicolas ULg

in Mayaffre, Damon; Poudat, Céline; Vanni, Laurent (Eds.) et al JADT 2016 - Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Statistical Analysis of Textual Data (2016, June)

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See detailBase de connaissances RDF. Outils pour bases de données syntaxiques structurées
Mazziotta, Nicolas ULg

Conference (2016, January 20)

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See detailMicrosyntaxe et macrosyntaxe des lexèmes _chaitif_, _dolent_, _las_ et _maleuré/maleureus_ en français médiéval. De l'adjectif au locutif
Mazziotta, Nicolas ULg

in Actes du 5e Congrès Mondial de Linguistique Française (CMLF) (2016)

This paper investigates the syntax of the following medieval French lexemes: chaitif, dolent, las and maleuré/maleureus. The theoretical framework takes into account micro- and macrosyntax. The lexemes at ... [more ▼]

This paper investigates the syntax of the following medieval French lexemes: chaitif, dolent, las and maleuré/maleureus. The theoretical framework takes into account micro- and macrosyntax. The lexemes at study can be used as adjectives as well as locutives, i.e. words belonging to a POS that has a very constrained microsyntactic distribution and carrying a specific illocutionary point. The latter characteristics implies that locutives cannot be governed by other words in a syntactic dependency structure. The syntactic analysis of the locutive uses of the aforementionned lexemes leads to consider them as "advocate" illocutionary units that undergo special constraints on their linear order. [less ▲]

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See detailDrawing Syntax before Syntactic Trees: Stephen Watkins Clark's Sentence Diagrams (1847)
Mazziotta, Nicolas ULg

in Historiographia Linguistica (2016), 43(3), 301-342

This contribution investigates the syntactic conceptions of, and the diagramming system introduced by, the American grammarian Stephen Watkins Clark (1847), who introduced the first comprehensive ... [more ▼]

This contribution investigates the syntactic conceptions of, and the diagramming system introduced by, the American grammarian Stephen Watkins Clark (1847), who introduced the first comprehensive syntactic diagramming system. The structure of the English sentence is illustrated by agglutinated “bubbles” expressing the relations between words by the means of their relative position. The sentence consists of two or three horizontally aligned bubbles containing words that are called principal elements. These principal elements can be complemented with adjunct elements, that appear in bubbles attached below them. For grammatical words the conventions differ depending on whether the grammatical word is a preposition or a conjunction. Coordination is never named as such, but there is an orthogonal abstract relation that connects elements performing the same role in a “compound” construction. The system allows recursiveness in two different ways: by wrapping bubbles into other bubbles, thus following a mereological logic (part- whole relations) close to IC analysis or by hierarchically aggregating bubbles that resemble dependency trees. Clark's conceptions thus prefigure modern graphical formalizations. [less ▲]

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See detailVariation de la ponctuation dans une charte originale en double expédition écrite en français à Liège au XIIIe siècle
Mazziotta, Nicolas ULg

in Rochelois, Cécile; Fasseur, Valérie (Eds.) Ponctuer l'œuvre médiévale: des signes au sens (2016)

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