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Text Chunking by Combining Hand-Crafted Rules and Memory-Based Learning
Authors: Seong-Bae Park and Byoung-Tak Zhang


Reliable Measures for Aligning Japanese-English News Articles and Sentences
Authors: Masao Utiyama and Hitoshi Isahara


Acquiring Vocabulary for Predictive Text Entry through Dynamic Reuse of a Small User Corpus
Authors: Kumiko Tanaka-Ishii, Daichi Hayakawa and Masato Takeichi


Recognizing Expressions of Commonsense Psychology in English Text
Authors: Andrew Gordon, Abe Kazemzadeh, Anish Nair and Milena Petrova


Offline Strategies for Online Question Answering: Answering Questions Before They Are Asked
Authors: Michael Fleischman, Eduard Hovy and Abdessamad Echihabi


Feedback Cleaning of Machine Translation Rules Using Automatic Evaluation
Authors: Kenji Imamura, Eiichiro Sumita and Yuji Matsumoto


Chunk-based Statistical Translation
Authors: Taro Watanabe and Eiichiro Sumita and Hiroshi G. Okuno


Closing the Gap: Learning-Based Information Extraction Rivaling Knowledge-Engineering Methods
Authors: Hai Leong Chieu, Hwee Tou Ng and Yoong Keok Lee


Uncertainty Reduction in Collaborative Bootstrapping: Measure and Algorithm
Authors: Yunbo Cao, Hang Li and Li Lian


Unsupervised Learning of Arabic Stemming using a Parallel Corpus
Authors: Monica Rogati, Scott McCarley and Yiming Yang


k-valued Non-Associative Lambek Categorial Grammars are not Learnable from Strings
Authors: Denis Bechet and Annie Foret


Synonymous Collocation Extraction Using Translation Information
Authors: Hua Wu and Ming Zhou


A Comparative Study on Reordering Constraints in Statistical Machine Translation
Authors: Richard Zens and Hermann Ney


Unsupervised Learning of Dependency Structure for Language Modeling
Authors: Jianfeng Gao and Hisami Suzuki


Evaluation challenges in large-scale multi-document summarization
Authors: Dragomir R. Radev, Simone Teufel, Horacio Saggion, Wai Lam, John Blitzer, Hong Qi, Arda Celebi, Danyu Liu and Elliott Drabek


A SNoW based Supertagger with Application to NP Chunking
Authors: Libin Shen and Aravind K. Joshi


Analysis of Source Identified Text Corpora: Exploring the Statistics of the Reused Text and the Authorship
Author: Akiko Aizawa


Improved source-channel models for Chinese word segmentation
Authors: Jianfeng Gao, Mu Li and Chang-Ning Huang


A Syllable Based Word Recognition Model for Korean Noun Extraction
Authors: Do-Gil Lee, Hae-Chang Rim and Heui-Seok Lim


Corpus-based Discourse Understanding in Spoken Dialogue Systems
Authors: Ryuichiro Higashinaka, Mikio Nakano and Kiyoaki Aikawa


Extracting Key Semantic Terms from Chinese Speech Query for Web Searches
Authors: Gang Wang, Tat-Seng Chua and Yong-cheng Wang


Probabilistic Parsing for German using Sister-Head Dependencies
Authors: Amit Dubey and Frank Keller


Constructing Semantic Space Models from Parsed Corpora
Authors: Sebastian Pado and Mirella Lapata


Unsupervised Segmentation of Words Using Prior Distributions of Morph Length and Frequency
Author: Mathias Creutz


Flexible Guidance Generation using User Model in Spoken Dialogue Systems
Authors: Kazunori Komatani, Shinichi Ueno, Tatsuya Kawahara and Hiroshi G. Okuno


Probabilistic Text Structuring Experiments with Sentence Ordering
Author: Mirella Lapata


Authors: Lucian Vlad Lita, Abe Ittycheriah, Salim Roukos and Nanda Kambhatla


Fast Methods for Kernel-based Text Analysis
Authors: Taku Kudo and Yuji Matsumoto


Morphological Analysis of a Large Spontaneous Speech Corpus in Japanese
Authors: Kiyotaka Uchimoto, Chikashi Nobata, Atsushi Yamada, Satoshi Sekine and Hitoshi Isahara


Using model-theoretic semantic interpretation to guide statistical parsing and word recognition in a spoken language interface
Author: William Schuler


An Improved Extraction Pattern Representation Model for Automatic IE Pattern Acquisition
Authors: Kiyoshi Sudo, Satoshi Sekine and Ralph Grishman


Integrated Shallow and Deep Parsing: TopP meets HPSG
Authors: Anette Frank, Markus Becker, Berthold Crysmann, Bernd Kiefer and Ulrich Schåfer


Language Model Based Arabic Word Segmentation
Authors: Young-Suk Lee, Kishore Papineni, Salim Roukos, Hany Hassan and Ossama Emam


Towards a Resource for Lexical Semantics: A Large German Corpus with Extensive Semantic Annotation
Authors: Katrin Erk, Andrea Kowalski, Sebastian Pado and Manfred Pinkal


Parsing with generative models of predicate-argument structure
Author: Julia Hockenmaier


Learning to predict pitch accents and prosodic boundaries in Dutch
Authors: Antal van den Bosch, Walter Daelemans, Veronique Hoste, Erwin Marsi and Martin Reynaert


Using Predicate Argument Structures for Information Extraction
Authors: Mihai Surdeanu, Sanda Harabagiu, John Williams and Paul Aarseth


Combining Deep and Shallow Approaches in Parsing German
Author: Michael Schiehlen


A Machine Learning Approach to Pronoun Resolution in Spoken Dialogue
Authors: Michael Strube and Christoph Mueller


Improving Subcategorization Acquisition using Word Sense Disambiguation
Authors: Anna Korhonen and Judita Preiss


A Noisy-Channel Approach to Question Answering
Authors: Abdessamad Echihabi and Daniel Marcu


A Bootstrapping Approach to Named Entity Classification Using Successive Learners
Authors: Cheng Niu, Wei Li, Jihong Ding and Rohini K. Srihari


Loosely Tree-Based Alignment for Machine Translation
Author: Daniel Gildea


Coreference Resolution Using Competition Learning Approach
Authors: Xiaofeng Yang, Guodong Zhou, Jian Su and Chew Lim Tan


Parametric Models of Linguistic Count Data
Author: Martin Jansche


Accurate Unlexicalized Parsing
Authors: Dan Klein and Christopher D. Manning


A Multilingual Word-Order Database for Testing Computational Models of Language Acquisition
Author: William Gregory Sakas


Generating parallel multilingual LFG-TAG grammars from a MetaGrammar
Authors: Lionel Clement and Alexandra Kinyon


Hierarchical Directed Acyclic Graph Kernel: Methods for Structured Natural Language Data
Authors: Jun Suzuki, Tsutomu Hirao, Yutaka Sasaki and Eisaku Maeda


Feature-Rich Statistical Translation of Noun Phrases
Authors: Philipp Koehn and Kevin Knight


Exploiting Parallel Texts for Word Sense Disambiguation: An Empirical Study
Authors: Hwee Tou Ng, Bin Wang and Yee Seng Chan


Bridging the Gap Between Underspecification Formalisms: Minimal Recursion Semantics as Dominance Constraints
Authors: Joachim Niehren and Stefan Thater


Optimizing Story Link Detection is not Equivalent to Optimizing New Event Detection
Authors: Thorsten Brants, Francine Chen and Ayman Farahat


Compounding and derivational morphology in a finite-state setting
Author: Jonas Kuhn


Deep Syntactic Processing by Combining Shallow Methods
Authors: Peter Dienes and Amit Dubey


Effective Phrase Translation Extraction from Alignment Models
Authors: Ashish Venugopal, Stephan Vogel and Alex Waibel


Machine Learning for Metonymy Resolution Using Context Reduction and Word Similarity
Authors: Malvina Nissim and Katja Markert


An Expert Lexicon Approach to Identifying English Phrasal Verbs
Authors: Wei Li, Xiuhong Zhang, Cheng Niu, Yuankai Jiang and Rohini K. Srihari


Is it harder to parse Chinese, or the Chinese Treebank?
Authors: Roger Levy and Christopher Manning


Integrating Discourse Markers into a Pipelined Natural Language Generation Architecture
Author: Charles B. Callaway


Self-Organizing Markov Models and Their Application to Part-of-Speech Tagging
Authors: Jin-Dong Kim, Hae-Chang Rim and Jun'ich Tsujii


Clustering Polysemic Subcategorization Frame Distributions Semantically
Authors: Anna Korhonen, Yuval Krymolowski and Zvika Marx


Minimum Error Rate Training in Statistical Machine Translation
Author: Franz Josef Och


Orthogonal Negation in Vector Spaces for Modelling Word-Meanings and Document Retrieval
Author: Dominic Widdows


Towards a Model of Face-to-Face Grounding
Authors: Yukiko Nakano, Gabe Reinstein, Tom Stocky and Justine Cassell


Discourse Segmentation of Multi-Party Conversation
Authors: Michel Galley, Kathleen R. McKeown, Eric Fosler-Lussier and Hongyan Jing


Generalized Algorithms for constructing Language Models
Authors: Cyril Allauzen, Mehryar Mohri and Brian Roark


A Tabulation-Based Parsing Method that Reduces Copying
Authors: Gerald Penn and Cosmin Munteanu


Learning the Countability of English Nouns from Unannotated Corpora
Authors: Timothy Baldwin and Francis Bond


A Probability Model to Improve Word Alignment
Authors: Colin Cherry and Dekang Lin


Counter-Training in Unsupervised Pattern Discovery
Author: Roman Yangarber