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Passive voice, first person pronouns and mental process verbs in the physical sciences reseach article

David Banks
2021 Revista de Lingüística y Lenguas Aplicadas  
There are now two models available, a progressive model using fewer passives and a number of first person pronoun subjects, and a traditional model using passive forms extensively and avoiding first person  ...  The influx of verbs of a mathematical nature in recent decades has led to an increase in verbs of mental process. These lend themselves more easily to the use of first person pronouns.  ...  The increasing use of mathematical modelling in the physical sciences has led to a vast influx of verbs of a mathematical type, which are basically a type of mental process.  ... 
doi:10.4995/rlyla.2021.14434 fatcat:uqyrjjr6x5awfd337toavj5ivq

How Readability Factors Are Differentially Associated With Performance for Students of Different Backgrounds When Solving Mathematics Word Problems

Candace Walkington, Virginia Clinton, Pooja Shivraj
2017 The American Educational Research Journal  
, and pronouns -interact with student background characteristics -such as race/ethnicity, mathematics achievement, and socioeconomic status.  ...  Using 20 years of data from the National Assessment of Educational Progress and the Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study, we examine how readability factors -such as length, word difficulty  ...  We thank Nia Dowell, a doctoral student at the Institute for Intelligent Systems in the University of Memphis, for her assistance processing the text files.  ... 
doi:10.3102/0002831217737028 fatcat:limntrjgyfd2hczlrirulapz34

Page 1479 of Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts: LLBA Vol. 29, Issue 3 [page]

1995 Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts: LLBA  
9505794 Mal (Mon-Khmer) Biblical translation, first person plural pronoun difficulties; 9505189 Mamasa (Malayo Polynesian) pronoun system, pronominal clitics as ergative-absolutive, split ergativity evidence  ...  , alternative analysis; 9505427 Indo-European personal pronominal forms, affixed deictic pronouns’ possible original functions, comparative/typological considerations; 9505458 Indo-Euro pronominal elements  ... 

Towards a Formal Framework of Cognitive Linguistics

Yingxu Wang, Robert C. Berwick
2012 Journal of Advanced Mathematics and Applications  
Using contemporary denotational mathematics, the deductive grammar of English is formally modeled and rigorously analyzed.  ...  An abstract language model of cognitive linguistics is created at the top level.  ...  Acknowledgement The authors would like to acknowledge the Natural Science and Engineering Council of Canada (NSERC) for its partial support to this work.  ... 
doi:10.1166/jama.2012.1019 fatcat:dlc57moazvah7fovharfnpscym

Page 1078 of PMLA. Publications of the Modern Language Association of America Vol. 63, Issue 4 [page]

1948 PMLA. Publications of the Modern Language Association of America  
), whereby double individuation was avoided. 47 In the new construction we find, of course, the oblique case of the personal pronoun, after the model of c’est celui.  ...  As a result of this replacement, /ui comes, for the first time, to serve as predi- cative “ and, subsequently, to offer a model for the other personal pro- nouns, c’est lui>c’est moi, etc.’  ... 

Page 2756 of Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts: LLBA Vol. 29, Issue 5 [page]

1995 Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts: LLBA  
Chom- sky’s principles/parameters theory; 9510862 English relative pronoun whom, unmarked form preference evolution; 9510826 first person pronouns, A.  ...  Wallman’s Aping Language/A. Santangelo’s The Beginning and Meaning of Culture: The Cerebral Activity Underlying It reviewed; 9512196 social group size/language origin evolutionary relationship, R. I.  ... 

Identifying semantic relations between sentences by solving an anaphora

Ю.М. Главчева, О.В. Каніщева, М.А. Вовк
2020 Системи обробки інформації  
Authors explored the use of the pronoun "anaphora", developed a mathematical predicate model to determine the anaphora and antecedent and described the relationships between them for fragments in the Ukrainian  ...  Authors conducted an experiment based on the developed model and the logical network that was build based on presented predicate model.  ...  The main attention in the paper is paid to the pronoun anaphora, for which a predicate mathematical model was developed. This model defines anaphora and antecedent, and the relationship between them.  ... 
doi:10.30748/soi.2020.162.04 fatcat:43gm3eey2ve25aek45ukxatteu

Page 970 of Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts: LLBA Vol. 25, Issue 2 [page]

1991 Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts: LLBA  
Burton-Roberts’s The Limits to Debate: A Revised Theory of Semantic Presupposition reviewed; 9104577 Printed Type reading processes; typographic factors; 9103075 Problem Solving children’s mathematics  ...  reading comprehension relationship; in- terviews; international English language students; 9102867 English as a second language production, pronoun errors, explanatory model; error analysis; literate  ... 

Page 46 of Schermerhorn's Monthly for Parents and Teachers Vol. 6, Issue [page]

1869 Schermerhorn's Monthly for Parents and Teachers  
We say ‘‘if we understand the rule,” for how a ‘‘ noun” or a ‘‘pronoun” can be ‘‘ predicated” of a noun or a pronoun, we don’t quite see yet.  ...  ., like the framers of most grammars in use, inadvertently makes person, number, and gender ‘‘ properties of nouns and pronouns.” But this, of course, is not his meaning.  ... 

Page 2339 of Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts: LLBA Vol. 27, Issue 4 [page]

1993 Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts: LLBA  
, personal pronoun paradigm proposal; 9308303 French en ‘some, of it’ Spanish rendition, textbook prescription vs “real” translation, corpus statistical analysis; 9308968 French inalienable possession/  ...  reference, text data; 9309883 Old English dual pronouns, etymology/literary comparisons; 9310409 Old English personal pronoun use, syntactic device/ pragmatic func- tion; 9309787 Old Romance clitic pronouns  ... 

The extent to which the passive voice is used in the scientific journal article, 1985–2015

David Banks
2017 Functional Linguistics  
Some recent research has suggested that use of the passive voice in scientific writing has declined over the last few years. This study attempts to see to what extent that is true.  ...  in the use of mathematical modelling in the physical sector.  ...  In Table 5 , active verbs with a first person pronoun subject (weA) (the count includes a small number of verbs with no passive equivalent and a small number of passives with a first person pronoun subject  ... 
doi:10.1186/s40554-017-0045-5 fatcat:4k2nsh2ffrc5tfb6om4ydn2meu

Page 2121 of Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts: LLBA Vol. 29, Issue 4 [page]

1995 Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts: LLBA  
The Seman- tics and Morphosyntax of the Use of Space in Visual Language re- viewed; 9509337 English as a second language third person pronoun use; oral inter- views; adult Japanese/Spanish speakers; 9507540  ...  native language pronouns teaching methodology; 9507252 second-person pronoun functions, self-consuming second person fiction, J.  ... 

Page 1041 of Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts: LLBA Vol. 28, Issue 3 [page]

1994 Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts: LLBA  
Agents above the cutoff between third-person pronouns & humans can appear as unmarked clitic pronouns. Among agentive clitic pronouns, speech-act 1041  ...  SYNTAX modeling of Pipil relational nouns as prepositions under Spanish influ- ence shows that a requirement of fit with the potential innovations of the receiving system is also mistaken.  ... 

Profiling a set of personality traits of text author: what our words reveal about us

Tatiana Litvinova, Pavel Seredin, Olga Litvinova, Olga Zagorovskaya
2016 Research in Language  
Further, a mathematical model which predicts the probability of self-destructive behaviour has been obtained.  ...  A set of correlations between scores on the Freiburg Personality Inventory scales that are known to be indicative of self-destructive behaviour ("Spontaneous Aggressiveness", "Depressiveness", "Emotional  ...  Frequencies of pronouns. 3.2.1. Frequencies of personal pronouns in a text. This was calculated as a ratio of the total number of prepositions to the total number of words in a text. 3.2.2.  ... 
doi:10.1515/rela-2016-0019 fatcat:relaj3lls5aw3ce6eqgxj7pjym

Minimalistic Approach to Coreference Resolution in Lithuanian Medical Records

Voldemaras Žitkus, Rita Butkienė, Rimantas Butleris, Rytis Maskeliūnas, Robertas Damaševičius, Marcin Woźniak
2019 Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine  
Coreference resolution is a challenging part of natural language processing (NLP) with applications in machine translation, semantic search and other information retrieval, and decision support systems  ...  We present a method for coreference resolution in Lithuanian language and its application for processing e-health records from a hospital reception.  ...  held) of the named entity of a person e coreference resolution starts from the sequential analysis of each lexeme looking for a certain type of pronoun and noun.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2019/9079840 fatcat:czajdp2d6ndpvlty2kgvap5h7y
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