Corpus of Swedish Sign Language as second language

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Johanna Mesch - Stockholm University, Department of Linguistics orcid

Krister Schönström - Stockholm University, Department of Linguistics orcid

Description

The Corpus of Swedish Sign Language as second language (Learner corpus) includes recordings and documentation of sign language texts, produced by adult hearing learners of Swedish Sign Language.

Subject area

MEDIA, COMMUNICATION AND LANGUAGE (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Humanities and the Arts, Languages and Literature (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Responsible department/unit

Stockholm University, Department of Linguistics

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Johanna Mesch - Stockholm University, Department of Linguistics orcid

Krister Schönström - Stockholm University, Department of Linguistics orcid

Identifiers

SND-ID: 2020-35

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Description

The Corpus of Swedish Sign Language as second language (Learner corpus) includes recordings and documentation of sign language texts, produced by adult hearing learners of Swedish Sign Language.

Time period(s) investigated

2013-09-24 — 2018-05-24

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden

Data contains personal data

Yes

Ethics Review

Stockholm — Ref. 2013/1219-31/5

Funding

Bank of Sweden Tercentenary Foundation — Ref. In2008-0276-1-IK

Subject area

MEDIA, COMMUNICATION AND LANGUAGE (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Humanities and the Arts, Languages and Literature (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Language resources

Resource type

Corpus

Foreseen use

NLP application

Video corpus

  • Linguality

    Monolingual
  • Language

    • Swedish Sign Language (swl)

      Svenskt teckenspråk som andraspråk för hörande vuxna (other)

  • Modality

    Sign Language
  • Size

    Hours: 23:21

  • Naturality

    Prompted
  • Conversational type

    Dialogue
  • Subtitles or captions

    Subtitles
  • Description of video content

    Intervju, elicitering med hjälp av bilder och rörliga bilder
  • Recording environment

    Studio
  • Recording software

    .mp4

Publications

Mesch, J. & Schönström, K. (2018). From design and collection to annotation of a learner corpus of sign language. In M. Bono, E. Efthimiou, E. Fotinea, T. Hanke, J. Hochgesang, J. Kristoffersen, J. Mesch & Y. Osugi (Eds.), Proceedings of the 8th Workshop on the Representation and Processing of Sign Languages: Involving the Language Community [Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC)], Miyazaki, Japan, 12 May 2018. (pp. 121-126). Paris: European Language Resources Association (ELRA).
ISBN: 9791095546016

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License

Creative Commons License

Swedish Sign Language as second language corpus

URL

https://www.ling.su.se/teckenspråksresurser/teckenspråkskorpusar/korpus-i-svenskt-teckenspråk-som-andraspråk

Data format / data structure

Video

Time period(s) investigated

2013-09-24 — 2018-05-24

Published: 2020-12-11