Paper: Infrastructure For Standardization Of Asian Language Resources

ACL ID P06-2106
Title Infrastructure For Standardization Of Asian Language Resources
Venue Annual Meeting of the Association of Computational Linguistics
Session Poster Session
Year 2006
Authors

As an area of great linguistic and cul- tural diversity, Asian language resources have received much less attention than their western counterparts. Creating a common standard for Asian language re- sources that is compatible with an interna- tional standard has at least three strong ad- vantages: to increase the competitive edge of Asian countries, to bring Asian coun- tries to closer to their western counter- parts, and to bring more cohesion among Asian countries. To achieve this goal, we have launched a two year project to create a common standard for Asian language re- sources. The project is comprised of four research items, (1) building a description framework of lexical entries, (2) building sample lexicons, (3) building an upper- layer ontology and (4) evaluating the pro- posed fr...