Predicting the Position of Attributive Adjectives in the French NP

  • Gwendoline Fox
  • Juliette Thuilier
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7415)


French displays the possibility of both pre-nominal and post-nominal ordering of adjectives within the noun phrase (NP).


Noun Phrase Lexical Property Chicago Linguistic Society Attributive Adjective Concordance Probability 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gwendoline Fox
    • 1
  • Juliette Thuilier
    • 2
  1. 1.University of Paris 3 - Sorbonne Nouvelle (ILPGA) and EA 1483France
  2. 2.Univ Paris Diderot, Sorbonne Paris Cité, ALPAGE, UMR-I 001 INRIAFrance

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