Paper: Be Appropriate and Funny: Automatic Entity Morph Encoding

ACL ID P14-2115
Title Be Appropriate and Funny: Automatic Entity Morph Encoding
Venue Annual Meeting of the Association of Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 2014
Authors

Internet users are keen on creating differ- ent kinds of morphs to avoid censorship, express strong sentiment or humor. For example, in Chinese social media, users often use the entity morph ???? (In- stant Noodles)? to refer to ???? (Zhou Yongkang)? because it shares one char- acter ?? (Kang)? with the well-known brand of instant noodles ???? (Master Kang)?. We developed a wide variety of novel approaches to automatically encode proper and interesting morphs, which can effectively pass decoding tests 1 .