Paper: Integrating Shallow Linguistic Processing Into A Unification-Based Spanish Grammar

ACL ID C02-1071
Title Integrating Shallow Linguistic Processing Into A Unification-Based Spanish Grammar
Venue International Conference on Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 2002
Authors

This paper describes towhatextentdeep pro- cessing may bene t from shallow processing techniquesanditpresentsaNLPsystemwhich integrates a linguistic PoS taggerand chunker asapreprocessingmodule ofabroadcoverage uni cationbased grammarofSpanish. Exper- iments show that the eciency of the overall analysisimprovessigni cantlyandthatoursys- tem also provides robustness to the linguistic processing,whilemaintainingboththeaccuracy andtheprecisionofthegrammar.