Paper: Controlling Lexical Substitution In Computer Text Generation

ACL ID P84-1078
Title Controlling Lexical Substitution In Computer Text Generation
Venue Annual Meeting of the Association of Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 1984
Authors

Th=s report describes Paul, a computer text generation system desig~ed LO create cohesive text through the use o| lexlcal substitutions. Specihcally, Ihas system is designed Io determmistically choose between provluminahzat0on, superordinate suhstntut0on, and dehmte noun phrase reiterabon. The system identities a strength el antecedence recovery for each of the lex~cal subshtutions, and matches them against the strength el potenfml antecedence of each element m the text to select the proper substitutions for these elements.