Christian Bentz
Christian Bentz
University of Tübingen, Department of General Linguistics
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Languages with more second language learners tend to lose nominal case
C Bentz, B Winter
Language Dynamics and Change 3 (1), 1-27, 2013
The entropy of words—Learnability and expressivity across more than 1000 languages
C Bentz, D Alikaniotis, M Cysouw, R Ferrer-i-Cancho
Entropy 19 (6), 275, 2017
Zipf's law of abbreviation as a language universal
C Bentz, R Ferrer-i-Cancho
Universität Tübingen, 2016
A comparison between morphological complexity measures: typological data vs. language corpora
C Bentz, T Ruzsics, A Koplenig, T Samardzic
COLING 2016, 142, 2016
Adaptive Communication: Languages with more non-native speakers tend to have fewer word forms
C Bentz, A Verkerk, D Kiela, F Hill, P Buttery
Optimal coding and the origins of Zipfian laws
R Ferrer-i-Cancho, C Bentz, C Seguin
Journal of Quantitative Linguistics 29 (2), 165-194, 2022
The evolution of language families is shaped by the environment beyond neutral drift
C Bentz, D Dediu, A Verkerk, G Jäger
Nature Human Behaviour 2 (11), 816-821, 2018
Zipf's law and the grammar of languages: A quantitative study of Old and Modern English parallel texts
C Bentz, D Kiela, F Hill, P Buttery
Corpus Linguistics and Linguistic Theory 10 (2), 175-211, 2014
A quantitative empirical analysis of the abstract/concrete distinction
F Hill, A Korhonen, C Bentz
Cognitive science 38 (1), 162-177, 2014
Adaptive languages: An information-theoretic account of linguistic diversity
C Bentz
Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG, 2018
Learning pressures reduce morphological complexity:: Linking corpus, computational and experimental evidence
C Bentz, A Berdicevskis
26th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING 2016 …, 2016
Variation in Word Frequency Distributions: Definitions, Measures and Implications for a Corpus-Based Language Typology
C Bentz, D Alikaniotis, T Samardžić, P Buttery
Journal of Quantitative Linguistics, 1-35, 2017
From characters to words: the turning point of BPE merges
X Gutierrez-Vasques, C Bentz, O Sozinova, T Samardzic
Proceedings of the 16th Conference of the European Chapter of the …, 2021
Linguistic adaptation at work? The change of word order and case system from Latin to the Romance languages
C Bentz, MH Christiansen
The Evolution of Language, 26-33, 2010
Morphological complexity of languages refle ts the settlement history of the Americas
J Nichols, C Bentz
New Perspectivdes on the Peopling of the Americas, 2019
The word entropy of natural languages
C Bentz, D Alikaniotis
arXiv preprint arXiv:1606.06996, 2016
Crowdsourcing a multi-lingual speech corpus: recording, transcription, and annotation of the CrowdED Corpus
A Caines, C Bentz, C Graham, T Polzehl, P Buttery
Proceedings of LREC, 2016
Linguistic adaptation: The trade-off between case marking and fixed word orders in Germanic and Romance languages
C Bentz, MH Christiansen
Eastward flows the great river: Festschrift in honor of Prof. William SY …, 2013
SignBase, a collection of geometric signs on mobile objects in the Paleolithic
E Dutkiewicz, G Russo, S Lee, C Bentz
Scientific data 7 (1), 364, 2020
Using Universal Dependencies in cross-linguistic complexity research
A Berdicevskis, Ç Çöltekin, K Ehret, K von Prince, D Ross, B Thompson, ...
Proceedings of the second workshop on universal dependencies (UDW 2018), 2018
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