By Ruslan Mitkov

ISBN-10: 0582325056

ISBN-13: 9780582325050

Instructing pcs to resolve language difficulties is among the significant challengesof typical language processing. there's a great amount of attention-grabbing researchdevoted to this box. This e-book fills an latest hole within the literature with anup-to-date survey of the sphere, together with the author¿s personal contributions.A variety of assorted fields overlap in anaphora answer ¿ computationallinguistics, normal language processing (NLP), grammar, semantics, pragmatics,discourse research and synthetic intelligence. This publication starts off through introducingbasic notions and terminology, relocating onto early learn tools andapproaches, fresh advancements and functions, and destiny directions.It addresses a number of concerns relating to the sensible implementation of anaphorasystems, reminiscent of ideas hired, algorithms applied or evaluationtechniques used. this can be a great reference e-book for college kids and researchersin this actual zone of computational linguistics.Since anaphora answer is essential for the advance of any sensible NLPsystem, the e-book should be of curiosity to readers from either academia andindustry.

Show description

Read Online or Download Anaphora Resolution (Studies in Language and Linguistics) PDF

Similar grammar books

Get Grammar of the Tibetan language, literary and colloquial; PDF

Grammar of the Tibetan language literary and colloquial. В книге широко представлена литературная и разговорная грамматика тибетского языка.

Read e-book online The Evolution of Negation TILSM 235 PDF

Why do languages swap? The thought that the grammar of negation evolves in response to cycles is checked out from the behaviour of unfavourable goods and buildings, normally throughout the heritage of English and French. The reviews express that the adaptation inside of a language at any given aspect of heritage is just too nice for cycles to be invoked as an self sufficient mechanism of grammar switch.

Get Morphology: Word Structure in Generative Grammar PDF

A self-contained and vigorous textual content ready in line with a perceived desire for an up to date creation to the sector of morphology in the framework of generative grammar. the cloth is gifted within the framework of the lexicalist speculation of Chomsky (1970), but additionally taking within the more moderen improvement of lexicalist phonology and morphology within the works of Paul Kiparsky and others.

Download PDF by João Costa, Maria Cristina Figueiredo Silva: Studies on Agreement

The prestige of contract is a middle factor in present morphological and syntactic thought. the gathering of papers during this quantity specializes in very important matters, equivalent to the character of the relation among syntax and morphology in deciding upon contract kinfolk; no matter if and which syntactic configurations are suitable for opting for contract; the relevance of verbal contract for the needs of EPP; the inquiry into the life of connections among verbal and DP-internal contract; at the morphological and syntactic contrast of individual, quantity and gender contract; how and why AGREE and Spec,head kinfolk set off varied contract results; and the kind of relation that exists among head-movement and morphological contract.

Additional info for Anaphora Resolution (Studies in Language and Linguistics)

Sample text

29 Therefore, grammatical information as to whether a certain word is a third person pronoun would not be sufficient: each occurrence of it has to be checked in order to find out if it is referential or not. Several algorithms for identification of pleonastic pronouns have been reported in the literature. ): ‘It is ModalAdj that S’, ‘It is ModalAdj (for NP) to VP’, ‘It is CogV-ed that S’, ‘It seems/appears/means/follows (that) S’, or in syntactic variants such as ‘It is not/may be ModalAdj’, ‘Wouldn’t it be ModalAdj’, etc.

In fact, since the indefinite NP designates an entire class of entities, it cannot properly have a referent (point made by Linda C. Van Guilder). Telegraph Magazine, 8 April 2000, p. 26. ‘Every man has his own destiny: the only imperative is to follow it, to accept it, no matter where it leads him’. Henry Miller, The Wisdom of the Heart. New York: New Directions, 1941. Karttunen (1969). There are other examples where the anaphor does not trigger coreference such as My neighbour has a monster Harley 1200.

18 ARC01 11/04/2002 4:19 PM Page 19 LINGUISTIC FUNDAMENTALS For practical reasons most pronoun resolution systems restrict their search to the preceding 2–3 sentences when looking for an antecedent (see Kameyama 1997; Mitkov 1998b). On the other hand, since anaphoric definite noun phrases may have their antecedents further away, strategies for their resolution have involved the search of the 10 preceding sentences (Kameyama 1997). 10 Anaphora and cataphora Cataphora arises when a reference is made to an entity mentioned subsequently in the text.

Download PDF sample

Anaphora Resolution (Studies in Language and Linguistics) by Ruslan Mitkov


by Edward
4.1

Read e-book online Anaphora Resolution (Studies in Language and Linguistics) PDF
Rated 4.11 of 5 – based on 40 votes