``A Buster Keaton of Linguistics'': First Automated Approaches for the Extraction of Vossian Antonomasia

IJCNLP 2019 Michel SchwabRobert J{\"a}schkeFrank FischerJannik Str{\"o}tgen

Attributing a particular property to a person by naming another person, who is typically wellknown for the respective property, is called a Vossian Antonomasia (VA). This subtpye of metonymy, which overlaps with metaphor, has a specific syntax and is especially frequent in journalistic texts... (read more)

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