English's POS Summary - NTUMC
POSDefinition CountExamples (by freq.) UPOS
, 78 , 78
. 58 . 52, ! 4, ? 2
: 1 : 1
CCcoordinating conjunction 5243 and 4335, or 464, but 253, But 68, And 59 CONJ
CDcardinal number 11 one 4, heaven 3, 1 1, 2 1, 3 1 NUM
DTdeterminer 14725 the 8377, a 2741, The 824, this 512, an 498 DET
EXexistential there 343 there 240, There 103 PRON
Fatexclamation point 76 ! 76 PUNCT
Fccomma 7877 , 7877 PUNCT
Fdcolon 68 : 68 PUNCT
Fequote(s) 2044 " 1896, ' 143, '' 5 PUNCT
Fgdash 71 -- 40, - 31 PUNCT
Fhslash 59 / 59 PUNCT
Fitquestion mark 180 ? 180 PUNCT
Fpperiod 5834 . 5833, , 1 PUNCT
Fpaleft parenthesis 297 ( 297 PUNCT
Fptright parenthesis 298 ) 297, ! 1 PUNCT
Frc 8 >> 8
Fsellipsis 5 ... 5 PUNCT
Ft 8 % 8
Fxsemicolon 115 ; 115 PUNCT
Fzellipsis 193 ā€“ 102, \xA2 32, ā€” 11, > 10, * 8 PUNCT
INpreposition or subordinating conjunction 17370 of 4049, in 2551, with 1205, for 1140, as 947 ADP
JJadjective 10613 such 272, first 173, new 168, only 158, other 155 ADJ
JJRadjective, comparative 338 more 182, less 20, better 16, greater 14, lower 9 ADJ
JJSadjective, superlative 338 best 90, latest 40, most 35, largest 27, finest 19 ADJ
MDmodal 1618 will 551, can 327, would 155, should 138, may 111 AUX
NNnoun, singular or mass 21890 year 215, time 212, one 186, world 162, food 133 NOUN
NNPproper noun, singular 8497 Singapore 497, Chinese 162, Japan 139, Holmes 115, Indian 78 NOUN
NNPSproper noun, plural 2 Awards of Excellence 1, Hindus 1 NOUN
NNSnoun, plural 8258 people 135, years 120, dishes 110, a 81, restaurants 74 NOUN
PDTpredeterminer 150 all 96, such 23, both 13, Both 6, half 6 ADV
POSpossessive ending 659 's 658, ' 1 PRT
PRPpersonal pronoun 4815 you 850, it 793, I 631, he 338, It 270 PRON
PRP$possessive pronoun 1979 his 437, its 360, your 314, their 302, my 182 PRON
RBadverb 5443 not 507, also 435, here 181, so 181, well 132 ADV
RBRadverb, comparative 186 more 82, later 30, further 22, better 12, Further 9 ADV
RBSadverb, superlative 129 most 104, least 13, Most 6, best 6 ADV
RPparticle 711 up 233, out 231, off 44, down 40, back 38 PRT
SYM 15 .RE.ARE 1, A 1, A.E 1, E 1, ELRI.ES 1
TOto 3293 to 3251, To 42 PRT
UHInterjection 70 please 22, Yes 14, No 10, Oh 7, Well 5 INTJ
VAXauxiliary verb 19 was 7, had 4, 'll 1, SHALL 1, been 1 AUX
VBverb, base form 4862 be 773, have 143, find 124, make 98, take 81 VERB
VBDverb, past tense 3385 was 688, had 277, were 199, said 127, did 50 VERB
VBGverb, gerund or present participle 3256 being 115, including 110, shopping 102, dining 91, making 50 VERB
VBNverb, past participle 3921 been 358, made 94, known 64, held 55, used 54 VERB
VBPverb, non-3rd person singular present 2351 are 705, have 381, do 109, 're 91, include 54 VERB
VBZverb, 3rd person singular present 3621 is 1733, has 560, 's 173, offers 45, makes 36 VERB
WDTwh-determiner 1121 that 570, which 483, That 23, what 22, whatever 9 DET
WPwh-pronoun 388 who 223, what 94, What 45, whom 16, Who 6 PRON
WP$possessive wh-pronoun 6 whose 6 PRON
WRBwh-adverb 338 when 175, where 87, When 40, how 16, why 7 ADV
Znumber 854 two 84, three 62, A 46, four 36, 31 24 NUM
Zmnumber (money) 25 200_billion_yen 2, 1.01_dollars 1, 1.7_dollars 1, 10,000_yen 1, 100_million_dollars 1 NUM
Zpnumber (percentage) 34 a 3, a_third 3, 10_% 2, 8_% 2, a_half 2 NUM
Zunumber (unit) 46 200_kilometers 3, 400_meter 2, 78_kilogram 2, a_second 2, 1.5_million_tons 1 NUM