Identify Syntactic Dependencies Within a Text
This recipe uses Collocation and Co-occurrence tools to explore the syntactic dependencies within the textual construction.
- Take an electronic text from a source such as Project Gutenberg or provide one of your own;
- Use the Voyant Links using one of your target words as the input;
- Examine list for words whose mutual occurrence you are interest in;
- Use the TAPoR Co-occurrence Tool with various word pairs indicated by the Collocates search to explore the relationship between words.
- Finding a Text
Sources for electronic texts are listed on the Electronic Texts Panel of TAPoR. When preparing text for analysis, you should be aware that… what improves… what can obstruct?.