Paper: Document Similarity Measures to Distinguish Native vs.\ Non-Native Essay Writers

ACL ID N07-2013
Title Document Similarity Measures to Distinguish Native vs.\ Non-Native Essay Writers
Venue Human Language Technologies
Session Short Paper
Year 2007
Authors

The ability to distinguish statistically dif- ferent populations of speakers or writers can be an important asset in many NLP applications. In this paper, we describe a method of using document similarity measures to describe differences in be- havior between native and non-native speakers of English in a writing task.