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Using an ontology to determine English countability
In this paper we show to what degree the countability of English nouns is predictable from their semantics. We found that at 78% of nouns' countability could ...
Towards a thesaurus of predicates
We propose a thesaurus of predicates that can help to resolve pre-editing and/or post-editing problems in machine translation environments. It differs from earlier approaches such as conventional dictionaries ...
Alternation-based lexicon reconstruction
This research is aimed at developing a hierarchical alternation-based lexical architecture for machine translation. The proposed architecture makes ...
Multiword expressions : a pain in the neck for NLP
Multiword expressions are a key problem for the development of large-scale, linguistically sound natural language processing technology. This paper surveys the problem and some currently available analytic ...
Extending the coverage of a valency dictionary
Information on subcategorization and selectional restrictions is very important for natural language processing in tasks such as monolingual parsing, accurate rule-based machine translation and automatic summarization. ...
Multiword expressions : linguistic precision and reusability
This paper discusses the approach to multiword expressions being adopted in the LinGO English Resource Grammar ...