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Learning the countability of English nouns from corpus data
This paper describes a method for learning the countability preferences of English nouns from raw text corpora. The method maps the corpus-attested lexico-syntactic properties of each noun onto ...
A plethora of methods for learning English countability
This paper compares a range of methods for classifying words based on linguistic diagnostics, focusing on the task of learning countabilities for English nouns. We propose two basic approaches ...
In search of a systematic treatment of determinerless PPs
This paper examines Determinerless PPs in English from a theoretical perspective. We classify attested P + N combinations across a number of analytic dimensions, arguing that the observed cases fall into at least three ...
Enhancing an English/Korean dictionary
In this paper, we introduce a machine-tractable Korean/English lexicon. We use engdic, an open source dictionary. engdic is an English-Korean dictionary for human use. The formatting is sometimes inconsistent, and there ...
Evaluation of a method of creating new valency entries
Information on subcategorization and selectional restrictions is important for natural language processing tasks such as deep parsing, rule-based machine translation and automatic summarization. In this paper we present ...