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Title: Development of the Japanese WordNet.
Author: Isahara, Hitoshi.; Bond, Francis.; Uchimoto, Kiyotaka.; Utiyama, Masao.; Kanzaki, Kyoko.
Copyright year: 2008
Abstract: After a long history of compilation of our own lexical resources, EDR Japanese/English Electronic Dictionary, and discussions with major players on development of various WordNets, Japanese National Institute of Information and Communications Technology started developing the Japanese WordNet in 2006 and will publicly release the first version, which includes both the synset in Japanese and the annotated Japanese corpus of SemCor, in June 2008. As the first step in compiling the Japanese WordNet, we added Japanese equivalents to synsets of the Princeton WordNet. Of course, we must also add some synsets which do not exist in the Princeton WordNet, and must modify synsets in the Princeton WordNet, in order to make the hierarchical structure of Princeton synsets represent thesaurus-like information found in the Japanese language, however, we will address these tasks in a future study. We then translated English sentences which are used in the SemCor annotation into Japanese and annotated them using our Japanese WordNet. This article describes the overview of our project to compile Japanese WordNet and other resources which relate to our Japanese WordNet.
Subject: DRNTU::Humanities.
Type: Conference Paper
Conference name: International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (6th : 2008)
School: School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Rights: © 2008 ELRA This is the author created version of a work that has been peer reviewed and accepted for publication by Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2008), European Language Resources Association. It incorporates referee’s comments but changes resulting from the publishing process, such as copyediting, structural formatting, may not be reflected in this document. The published version is available at: [URL: http://www.lrec-conf.org/proceedings/lrec2008/].
Version: Accepted version

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