UBY combines a wide range of information from 10 expert-constructed and collaboratively constructed resources for English and German:
A subset of these resources is inter-linked at the word sense level.
UBY is a valuable resource for many knowledge-based NLP applications. Get more information on the UBY website.
UBY contains interoperable lexicons: the lexical resources contained in UBY have been made interoperable by converting them into lexicons according to a standard-compliant format based on the ISO standard Lexical Markup Framework (LMF), called UBY-LMF. UBY-LMF is a full-fledged instantiation of the abstract ISO standard LMF. Read more …
Using UBY requires solid knowledge of lexical resources, such as WordNet and FrameNet and their underlying concepts. For instance, you should be able to tell the difference between a sense and a synset.
Learn these foundations and how to use UBY by walking through this detailed tutorial on Linked Lexical Resources:
This project was initiated under the auspices of Prof. Iryna Gurevych, Ubiquitous Knowledge Processing Lab (UKP), Technische Universität Darmstadt. We are grateful for the generous financial support from the Volkswagen Foundation and the German Research Foundation (DFG).
Please post any questions or suggestions to the UBY Developers Group.