Paper: SIMPLIFICA: a tool for authoring simplified texts in Brazilian Portuguese guided by readability assessments

ACL ID N10-2011
Title SIMPLIFICA: a tool for authoring simplified texts in Brazilian Portuguese guided by readability assessments
Venue Human Language Technologies
Session System Demonstration
Year 2010
Authors

SIMPLIFICA is an authoring tool for produc- ing simplified texts in Portuguese. It provides functionalities for lexical and syntactic simpli- fication and for readability assessment. This tool is the first of its kind for Portuguese; it brings innovative aspects for simplification tools in general, since the authoring process is guided by readability assessment based on the levels of literacy of the Brazilian population.