Paper: Lexicon And Grammar In Probabilistic Tagging Of Written English

ACL ID P88-1026
Title Lexicon And Grammar In Probabilistic Tagging Of Written English
Venue Annual Meeting of the Association of Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 1988
Authors

The paper describes the development of software for automatic grammatical ana]ysi$ of unl~'Ui~, unedited English text at the Unit for Compm= Research on the Ev~li~h Language (UCREL) at the Univet~ of Lancaster. The work is ~n'nmtly funded by IBM and carried out in collaboration with colleagues at IBM UK (W'~) and IBM Yorktown Heights. The paper will focus on the lexicon component of the word raging system, the UCREL grammar, the datal~zlks of parsed sentences, and the tools that have been written to support developmem of these comlm~ems. ~ wozk has applications to speech technology, sl~lfing conectim, end other areas of natural lmlguage pngessil~ ~y, our goal is to provide a language model using transin'ca statistics to di.~.nbigu~ al.:mative 1~ for a speech.:a~nicim device. 1. Text Corpor...