Paper: Catching The Cheshire Cat

ACL ID C94-2165
Title Catching The Cheshire Cat
Venue International Conference on Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 1994

Finding useful phrases is important in applica- tions like information retriewd, and text-to- speech systems. One of the currently most used statistics is the mutual information ratio. This paper compares the mutual information ratio and a measure that takes temporal order- ing into account. Using this lnodified measure, some local syntactic constraints as well as phrases am captured.