[open-linguistics] Linguistic glossaries

Blume, Maria mblume at utep.edu
Tue Jun 11 21:36:26 UTC 2013

Thanks Christian. Sorry to have caused all this trouble. María
María Blume
Assistant Professor
Department of Languages and Linguistics
Liberal Arts Building, Room 232
University of Texas at El Paso
El Paso, TX 79968
mblume at utep.edu

Director of the UTEP Language Acquisition and Linguistics Research Lab
Liberal Arts Building, Room 220
University of Texas at El Paso
El Paso, TX 79968

On 6/10/13 11:41 PM, "Christian Chiarcos" <christian.chiarcos at web.de>

>This entire discussion has taken a somewhat unexpected turn ...
>> I didn't read any of this into Christian's response -- as a matter of
>> fact,
>> just the opposite.  He said that those who disagreed with SIL (and he
>> didn't say he was one of them), sometimes *preferred* to work with SIL
>> derivatives instead of direct SIL products.
>Thank you for pointing that out. The whole SIL discussion was merely to
>accomodate for Marías original remark that
>> I know the SIL one but I think someone mentioned some concerns about it.
>... and these concerns sometimes might have an ideological basis more
>a linguistic one. No SIL-bashing intended. Also the quoting wasn't that
>selective either, I only omitted the concrete example reference for the
>"standard linguistic resources" mentioned along with SIL.
>So, shall we focus again on the original question? Is anyone aware of any
>other recommendable human-readable (and preferrably openly licensed)
>terminology repository that we can recommend? (Aside from helping María,
>we might actually put a list on the wiki, if something substantial
> from this discussion.)
>Along with sections on linguistic terms in Wikipedia, Wiktionary, etc. we
>- SIL linguistic terms
>- GOLD*
>- ISOcat*
>- TDS ontology*
>- grammis**
>(* intended to be machine-readable rather than human-readable)
>(** German only)
>Anything else?
>All the best,
>Christian Chiarcos
>Applied Computational Linguistics
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