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  • Genetic contributions to two special factors of neuroticism are associated with affluence, higher intelligence, better health, and longer life 

    Hill, W David
    Genome-wide summary data for the publication of "Genetic contributions to two special factors of neuroticism are associated with affluence, higher intelligence, better health, and longer life"
  • Data reported in Jasmeen Kanwal's PhD Thesis Chapter 3 

    Kanwal, Jasmeen
    This is data from the two experiments reported in Chapter 3 ("Word length and predictability in context") of my University of Edinburgh PhD thesis (https://www.era.lib.ed.ac.uk/handle/1842/33051). The experiments are also ...
  • Welsh vowels 

    Iosad, Pavel
    This dataset contains the sound files, Praat TextGrid and Formant files and a .csv file derived from these data that can be used with statistical software, noting the durational and spectral properties of the vowels. The ...
  • OttoGwadAyoker_KeepTheSecret 

    Gwado Ayoker, Otto; Remijsen, Bert
    This is a recording of a story created by the narrator, of how the disclosure of a secret results in murder. Themes include traditional justice, blood feud, and the marriage relationship.
  • Shilluk Lexicography With Audio Data 

    Remijsen, Bert; Ayoker, Otto Gwado; Martin, Amy
    This archive represents a resource on the lexicon of Shilluk, a Nilo-Saharan language spoken in South Sudan. It includes a table of 2530 lexicographic items, plus 10082 sound clips. The table is included in pdf and MS Word ...
  • Case study of an adult Polish native speaker under attrition from English 

    Maciejczak, Julia; Sorace, Antonella
    This MSc dissertation investigated first-language attrition in the Polish speech of an adult Polish native speaker who has been living in Scotland for eight years. The hypotheses of the study assumed that the subject would ...
  • Acoustic transitions in Khmer word-initial clusters: audio recordings 

    Kirby, James
    This dataset contains 24-bit, 44.1 KHz audio recordings of 10 speakers of Phnom Penh Khmer (3 female) producing 79 lexical items 3 times each at two self-selected speech rates. Recordings were made in Phnom Penh, Cambodia ...
  • The noun-verb distinction in silent gesture 

    Motamedi, Yasamin; Smith, Kenny; Schouwstra, Marieke; Kirby, Simon
    This dataset comprises data collected in a silent gesture experiment, where participants where asked to communicate events using only gesture. Pairs of participants took part in the study in 3 stages. In stage 1, participants ...
  • Evolving artificial sign languages in the lab: from improvised gesture to systematic sign (dataset) 

    Motamedi, Yasamin; Schouwstra, Marieke; Smith, Kenny; Culbertson, Jennifer; Kirby, Simon
    This dataset comprises videos recorded for an artificial language learning study in the manual modality. Three experiments were conducted. In experiment 1, pairs of participants communicated about a set of concepts using ...
  • Shilluk_2016_controlled_ThreeLevelVowelLength 

    Remijsen, Bert; Ayoker, Otto Gwado; Jørgensen, Signe
    The primary data in this dataset are audio recordings (wav format). They are utterances in the Shilluk language (Nilo-Saharan, South Sudan), recorded from 8 speakers, collected through controlled elicitation. The data were ...
  • "Pentaset" Data 

    Komen, Erwin; Los, Bettelou
    This dataset accompanies the paper "The Pentaset: identifying referential state primitives" by Erwin Komen, Bettelou Los and Ans van Kemenade.
  • Onset pitch perturbations and the cross-linguistic implementation of voicing: supplementary materials 

    Kirby, James
    This dataset contains supplementary materials to the paper "Onset pitch perturbations and the cross-linguistic implementation of voicing: evidence from tonal and non-tonal languages", published in the Journal of Phonetics. ...
  • Up or down? Resolving agreement in copular sentences 

    Heycock, Caroline; Hartmann, Jutta M
    These files contain the anonymised raw data from 7 experiments developed and run for the BA-funded project "Up or Down? Resolving agreement in copular clauses. There are 2 sets of data - one from a production task and one ...
  • A Parsed Linguistic Atlas of Early Middle English 

    Truswell, Robert; Alcorn, Rhona; Donaldson, James; Wallenberg, Joel
    A parsed version of part of the Linguistic Atlas of Early Middle English (LAEME), annotated in the format of the Penn Parsed Corpora of Historical English. Contains 68 texts (172,624 words), representing one version of ...
  • Setting up the correspondence analysis 

    Los, Bettelou; Lubbers, Thijs
    The HTML-document takes the reader through the process of creating a unigram correspondence analysis with "R"; the accompanying .csv files provide the input. This documentation accompanies the forthcoming publication: ...
  • On the r>h shift in Kiên Giang Khmer: supplementary materials 

    Kirby, James; Đinh Lư Giang
    This dataset contains supplementary materials to the paper "On the r>h shift in Kiên Giang Khmer" (Journal of the Southeast Asian Linguistics Society 10.2). It includes anonymised perception and production data (as CSV ...
  • Data from "Simplifying linguistic complexity: Culture and cognition in language evolution", PhD dissertation 

    Saldana, Carmen
    Files containing the set of experimental data discussed in Carmen Saldana's doctoral thesis: "Simplifying linguistic complexity: Culture and cognition in language evolution". You will find the data files corresponding to ...
  • Effects of perceptual similarity but not semantic association on false recognition in aging 

    Burnside, Kayleigh; Hope, Caroline; Gill, Emma; Morcom, Alexa
    This study investigated semantic and perceptual influences on false recognition in older and young adults in a variant on the Deese-Roediger-McDermott paradigm. In two experiments, participants encoded intermixed sets of ...
  • Correspondence Analysis of Old English texts 

    Lubbers, Thijs; Los, Bettelou
    This dataset includes correspondence plots, based on 10 most frequent POS-tag + lexical complementizer unigrams, to accompany Los, B., & Lubbers, T. (submitted). Syntax, text-type, genre and authorial voice in Old English: ...
  • Data from "Language learners privilege structured meaning over surface frequency" 

    Culbertson, Jennifer; Adger, David
    Although it is widely agreed that learning the syntax of natural languages involves acquiring structure-dependent rules, recent work on acquisition has nevertheless attempted to characterize the outcome of learning primarily ...