Paper: Using N-gram and Word Network Features for Native Language Identification

ACL ID W13-1732
Title Using N-gram and Word Network Features for Native Language Identification
Venue Innovative Use of NLP for Building Educational Applications
Session
Year 2013
Authors

We report on the performance of two different feature sets in the Native Language Identification Shared Task (Tetreault et al., 2013). Our feature sets were inspired by existing literature on native language identification and word networks. Exper- iments show that word networks have competitive performance against the baseline feature set, which is a promising result. We also present a discussion of feature analysis based on information gain, and an