Paper: Knowledge Integration In A Robust And Efficient Morpho-Syntactic Analyzer For French

ACL ID C88-1034
Title Knowledge Integration In A Robust And Efficient Morpho-Syntactic Analyzer For French
Venue International Conference on Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 1988
Authors

Lorne H. Bouchard D6p. de math6matiques et d'infonnatique Universit6 du Qu6bec h MontrEal C.P. 8888, Succursale "A" Montr6al, QC Canada H3C 3P8 R15320 @ UQAM. BITNET We present a morpho-syntactic analyzer for French which is capable of automatically detecting and of correcting (automatically or with user help) spelling mistakes, agreement errors and certain frequently encountered syntactic errors. Emphasizing the specific language knowledge that is used, we describe the major sub- tasks of this analyzer: word categorization by dictionary look-up and spelling correction, construction of a parse tree or of a forest of parse trees, correction of syntactic and morphological errors by processing the parse tree. The spelling corrector module is designed to help correct the spelling mistakes of a...