Paper: Conceptual Taxonomy Of Japanese Verbs For Understanding Natural Language And Picture Patterns

ACL ID C80-1019
Title Conceptual Taxonomy Of Japanese Verbs For Understanding Natural Language And Picture Patterns
Venue International Conference on Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 1980
Authors

2.2, it is important to introduce abstraction processes or conceptualization processes to the system not only for its systematic analysis but also for the "understanding'of natural language and picture patterns. terns. The processes are not taken into consideration in ordinary thesauruses. 2. Interrelation among concepts To know semantic interrelation among words are indispensable for natural language processing. ing. This information is not explicitly expressed in ordinary thesauruses. 3. Criterion for classification In machine processing it must be shown why a word is classified into such and such term. Ordinary thesauruses do not stress the criteria. Concepts of verbs are the core of the system from the linguistic viewpoint. We classify almost all concepts of verbs in daily Japanese by ...