Part of speech or other word class information can be stored with equivalence entries. Use the following abbreviations:
P: Pronoun n: noun
c: conjunction p: preposition
i: interjection u: unclassed
m: modifier v: verb
A part of speech abbreviation follows a semicolon (
the part of speech designation applies to that word and to all
equivalences which follow it up to the next part of speech
abbreviation on the line. For example:
wish;n,pie in the sky,dream;v,yearn,long,pine
The above is an entry for the root word "
pie in the sky", and "
classed as nouns. The equivalences "
pine" are classed as verbs.