Conceptual: Wiki Parsetrees

Can you construct a linguistic tree by connecting (chunking) all the words and phrases (of a specific sentence) that have an entry in Wikipedia? And which semantic layer can you add by, furthermore, adding the categories as deployed by the Wikipedia Community for each phrase?

Have a look at the following two examples. The first layer in red signify all the phrases that have an entry in Wikipedia. The X means, that there are more than one entries in Wikipedia that start with the first chunk followed by one or more words.

Example 1: The people want the downfall of the regime. (One of the most used chants by the protesters in the Middle East and North-Africa: Ash-sha`b yurid isqat an-nizam. In Arabic: .الشعب يريد إسقاط النظام)

The People Want Parse Tree

With semantical annotations:

Wiki Tree 2

Example 2: The Blood of the martyrs does not go to waste. (From the Arabic chant used by the protesters in the Middle East and North Africa: dam ashuhada. ma yimsheesh haba. In Arabic: .دم الشهداء. ما يمشيش هباء). Click to see the tree bigger.

wiki parse tree

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