Verb classes: general
Where Do Verb Classes Come From? Beth Levin. Stanford University.
Using Subcategorization to Resolve Verb Class Ambiguity Maria Lapata, Chris Brew. Statistical model of verbclass ambiguity.
Verb Class Disambiguation Using Informative Priors Mirella Lapata and Chris Brew. University of Sheffield and Ohio State University. Presents a a probabilistic version of Levin’s classification in verb sense disambiguation
The induction of verb frames and verb classes from corpora Sabine Schulte im Walde.
Automatic Verb Classification Using Distributions of Grammatical Features Suzanne Stevenson and Paola Merlo. Rutgers University and University of Geneva. Case study of the application of machine learning techniques to classify verbs (unergatives, unaccusatives,and object-drop) into semantic classes.
Inducing Frame Semantic Verb Classes from WordNet and LDOCE Rebecca Green, Bonnie J. Dorr, and Philip Resnik, University of Maryland. Introduction to SemFrame, a system that induces semantic frames automatically.
Investigating regular sense extensions based on intersective Levin classes Hoa Trang Dang, Karin Kipper, Martha Palmer,
Extended Lexical-Semantic Classification of English Verbs Anna Korhonen and Ted Briscoe.University of Cambridge. The paper presents an extention to Levin’s taxonomy, introducing 57 new verb classes.
A Large-scale Classification of English Verbs Karin Kipper, Anna Korhonen Neville Ryant & Martha Palmer. University of Colorado at Boulder University of Cambridge and University of Pennsylvania. An article describing the integration of new verb classes to VerbNet (the Korhonen-Briscoe ( 2004) and Korhonen-Ryant (2005)
Telicity and English verb classes and alternations Mari Broman Olsen
The Generative Lexicon James Pustejuvsky
Verb Classes and Aspectual Clasification Susan Rothstein
Specific verb classes
Verbs of communication
the verb class tree. Issues of
granularity in classifying verbs of communication
Bernard De Clerck, Filip Verroens and Dominique
Willems Contragram. Ghent University. An alternative classification for verbs of communication
Pruning the verb class tree. Issues of granularity in classifying verbs of communication Bernard De Clerck, Filip Verroens and Dominique Willems Contragram. Ghent University. An alternative classification for verbs of communication
On the Analysis of Communicative Action Jens Allwood. University of Gothenburg.
Checklist for verbs of speaking Adrienne Lehrer.
Verbs of motion
The Unergativity of Verbs of Motion Daniela Lupsa. Also discusses verbs of sound emission.
External temporal specification in English verbs of motion Naděžda Kudrnáčová. Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University, Brno.
On the Semantics of English Verbs of Locomotion Naděžda Kudrnáčová.
Motion Verbs and Semantic Features in TAG Tonia Bleam, Martha Palmer and K. Vijay- Shanker.University of Pennsylvania.
Two Ways to Travel : Verbs of Motion in English and Spanish by Dan L. Slobin in “Grammatical Constructions: their form and meaning” edited by Masayoshi Shibatani and Sandra A. Thompson. Partial view available on Google Books
Verbos de Movimiento Luis París.Incihusa- CONICET
Verbs of Sensory perception : An English- Spanish comparison Ana Rojo and Javier Valezuela. Universidad de Murcia.
Polysemy and Metaphor in Perception Verbs: a Cross-linguistic Study B. Iraide Ibarretxe-Antuñano. (doctoral thesis). University of Edinburgh.
Verbs of Emission
Verb Classes with Eventive Infinitives in Spanish Antonio Fábregas and Soledad Varela. Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.
La posición de sujeto y otras propiedades sintácticas de los verbos de emisión Teresa María Rodríguez Ramalle. Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.
Verbs of Ingesting
The linguistics of eating and drinking Edited by John Newman. Partial view available on Google Books
Verbs of change of state
Change of State Verbs: Implications for Theories of Argument Projection Malka Rappaport Hovav & Beth Levin. Stanford University, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
The States in Changes of State Andrew Koontz-Garboden. Stanford University.
Disambiguating Spanish Change of State Verbs David Eddington.
Relaciones de interficie: los verbos de cambio de estado Amaya Mendikoetxea. Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. (in Spanish)