Map task corpus of heritage BCMS 1.0


The Map task corpus of heritage Bosnian/Croatian/Montenegrin/Serbian (BCMS) consists of elicited conversations (map tasks) by 29 second-generation BCMS speakers originating from different regions of former Yugoslavia and living in German-speaking Switzerland. The corpus is suited for researchers of heritage BCMS, as well as students and teachers of BCMS living in diaspora. The corpus contains 30 turn-aligned transcripts with an average length of 6 minutes. The texts are annotated with the CLASSLA pipeline ( on the levels lemmatisation, MULTEXT-East Version 6 morphosyntactic descriptions, Universal Dependencies part-of-spech and morphological features. The corpus is enriched with corpus-specific annotations of truncations, elongations, stutter and code-switches. It is distributed in source TEI and derived vertical formats.

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Creator Lemmenmeier-Batinić, Dolores
Publisher Department of Slavonic Languages and Literatures (Slavisches Seminar), University of Zurich
Publication Year 2023
Rights Creative Commons - Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0);; PUB
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Language Serbian; Croatian; Bosnian
Resource Type corpus
Format application/zip; text/plain; charset=utf-8; downloadable_files_count: 2
Discipline Linguistics