Australasian Language Technology Association (ALTA)


Australasian Language Technology Association (ALTA)


[PDF] Australasian Language Technology Association Workshop 2010 [PDF] from alta.asn.auN Indurkhya… – 2010 – alta.asn.au This volume contains the papers accepted for presentation at the Australasian Language  Technology Workshop (ALTA) 2010, held at the University of Melbourne, Melbourne,  Australia on December 9-10, 2010. This is the eighth annual instalment of the ALTA … View as HTML – All 8 versions

Multilingual Language Identification: ALTW 2010 Shared Task Data} T Baldwin… – … the Australasian Language Technology Association …, 2010 – aclweb.org … of the Australasian Language Technology Association Workshop 2010}, year = {2010}, pages = {4–7}, address = {Melbourne, Australia}, month = {December}, url = {http://www.aclweb.org/ anthology/U/U10/U10-1003}, urlALTA = {http://www.alta.asn.au/events/alta2010 …  Cached

Customising elearning tools to learner needs: the contribution of learner corpora M Ciekanski, T CHANIER… – 2010 – ubpweb.univ-bpclermont.fr … JojoWong, SM & Dras, M. (2009). Contrastive Analysis and Native Language Identification. Proceedings of the Australasian Language Technology Association Workshop, 53-61, Sydney. http://www.alta.asn.au/events/alta2… Rundell, M. (2007). The dictionary of the future. …  Related articles – Cached

[PDF] Reranking a wide-coverage CCG parser [PDF] from aclweb.orgD Ng, M Honnibal… – Australasian Language Technology …, 2010 – aclweb.org We adapt the reranking features and methodology used by Charniak and Johnson (2005)  for the C&C Combinatory Categorial Grammar parser, and develop new features based on  the richer formalism. The reranker achieves a labeled dependency F-score of 87.59%, … Cited by 1 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 8 versions

[PDF] Repurposing Corpora for Speech Repair Detection: Two Experiments [PDF] from aclweb.orgS Zwarts, M Johnson… – Australasian Language Technology …, 2010 – aclweb.org Abstract Unrehearsed spoken language often contains many disfluencies. If we want to  correctly interpret the content of spoken language, we need to be able to detect these  disfluencies and deal with them appropriately. In the work described here, we use a … Related articles – View as HTML – All 8 versions

[PDF] Variability and Consistency in the Idiosyncratic Selection of Fillers in Japanese Monologues: Gender Differences [PDF] from aclweb.orgS Ishihara – Australasian Language Technology Association …, 2010 – aclweb.org Abstract This study is a linguistic study on idiosyncrasy using speaker classification  technique as an analytical tool. The goals of this study are to find out 1) to what extent  Japanese filler words (eg um, you know in English) carry individual idiosyncratic … Cited by 1 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 8 versions

[PDF] Parser features for sentence grammaticality classification [PDF] from aclweb.orgSMJ Wong… – … . Australasian Language Technology Association …, 2010 – aclweb.org Abstract Automatically judging sentences for their grammaticality is potentially useful for  several purposes-evaluating language technology systems, assessing language  competence of second or foreign language learners, and so on. Previous work has … Cited by 3 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 8 versions

[PDF] Information Extraction of Multiple Categories from Pathology Reports [PDF] from alta.asn.auY Li… – Australasian Language Technology Association …, 2010 – alta.asn.au Abstract Pathology reports are used to store information about cells and tissues of a patient,  and they are crucial to monitor the health of individuals and population groups. In this work  we present an evaluation of supervised text classification models for the prediction of … Related articles – View as HTML – All 8 versions

[PDF] A Corpus for Evidence Based Medicine Summarisation [PDF] from aclweb.orgD Molla – Australasian Language Technology Association …, 2010 – aclweb.org Abstract In this paper we motivate the need for a corpus for the development and testing of  summarisation systems for evidencebased medicine. We describe the corpus which we are  currently creating, and show its applicability by evaluating several simple query-based … Cited by 2 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 8 versions

Opinion Mining, Subjectivity and Factuality R Delmonte – Australasian Language Technology Association …, 2010 – alta.asn.au Abstract We assume that in order to properly capture opinion and sentiment expressed in a  text or dialog any system needs a deep text processing approach. In particular, the idea that  the task may be solved by the use of Information Retrieval tools like Bag of Words … View as HTML – All 8 versions

[PDF] Fun with Filtering French [PDF] from aclweb.orgAL Uitdenbogerd – Australasian Language Technology Association …, 2010 – aclweb.org Abstract Early use of corpora for language learning has included analysis of word usage via  concordancing. In addition, some attempts have been made to use readability criteria for  recommending reading to learners. In this paper we discuss various tools and approaches … Related articles – View as HTML – All 8 versions

[PDF] Dual-path phrase-based statistical machine translation [PDF] from aclweb.orgS Howlett… – … the Australasian Language Technology Association …, 2010 – aclweb.org Abstract Preceding a phrase-based statistical machine translation (PSMT) system by a  syntactically-informed reordering preprocessing step has been shown to improve overall  translation performance compared to a baseline PSMT system. However, the … Cited by 3 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 9 versions

[PDF] Thread-level Analysis over Technical User Forum Data [PDF] from aclweb.orgN VRL – Australasian Language Technology Association …, 2010 – aclweb.org Abstract This research focuses on improving information access over  troubleshootingoriented technical user forums via threadlevel analysis. We describe a  modular task formulation and novel dataset, and go on to describe a series of preliminary … Related articles – View as HTML – All 11 versions

[PDF] Multilingual Language Identification: ALTW 2010 Shared Task Dataset [PDF] from aclweb.orgN VRL – Australasian Language Technology Association …, 2010 – aclweb.org Abstract While there has traditionally been strong interest in the task of monolingual  language identification, research on multilingual language identification is  underrepresented in the literature, partly due to a lack of standardised datasets. This … View as HTML – All 8 versions

[PDF] On modality and finiteness in Indonesian: complexities of= nya nominalisation [PDF] from aacore.jpIW Arka – Workshop on TAM markers and evidentiality in …, 2011 – lingdy.aacore.jp Page 1. On modality and finiteness in Indonesian: complexities of =nya nominalisation I Wayan Arka Australian National University/ Universitas Udayana 1. Introduction* 1.1 Tense and Aspect Tense and Aspect are two related concepts. …  Cited by 1 – Related articles – View as HTML

A corpus of Australian contract language: description, profiling and analysis M Curtotti… – … of the 13th International Conference on …, 2011 – dl.acm.org … 11. M. Curtotti and E. McCreath. Corpus Based Classification of Text in Australian Contracts. In Australasian Language Technology Association Workshop 2010, page 18. 12. A. Daskalopulu and M. Sergot. The representation of legal contracts. AI & Society, 11(1):6–17, 1997. …  Related articles

[PDF] Speaker-dependent variation in content selection for referring expression generation [PDF] from rug.nlJ Viethen… – Proceedings of the 8th Australasian …, 2010 – acl.eldoc.ub.rug.nl … 2010. Speaker-Dependent Variation in Content Selection for Referring Expression Generation. In Proceedings of Australasian Language Technology Association Workshop, pages 81- 89 Page 89. produced each description. …  Cited by 3 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 12 versions

[PDF] Classifying user forum participants: Separating the gurus from the hacks, and other tales of the internet [PDF] from rug.nlM Lui… – Proceedings of the 2010 Australasian …, 2010 – acl.eldoc.ub.rug.nl … 2010. Classifying User Forum Participants: Separating the Gurus from the Hacks, and Other Tales of the Internet. In Proceedings of Australasian Language Technology Association Workshop, pages 49- 57 Page 57. characteristics of forum users. …  Cited by 1 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 8 versions

[PDF] Development of a Corpus for Evidence Based Medicine Summarisation [PDF] from alta.asn.auD Mollá… – Proceedings ALTA, 2011 – alta.asn.au … Diego Molla and Maria Elena Santiago-Martinez. 2011. Development of a Corpus for Evidence Based Medicine Summarisation. In Proceedings of Australasian Language Technology Association Workshop, pages 86-94 Page 2. 2.1 Evidence Based Medicine …  Cited by 1 – View as HTML

QUT| Staff Profiles| Shlomo Geva S Geva – 2011 – staff.qut.edu.au … ICTAI ’08 p333-340; Li Z, Xu Y, Geva S, (2008) Text Mining Based Query Expansion for Chinese IR, Australasian Language Technology Association (ALTA) Workshop 2008 p73-78. For more publications by this staff member, visit QUT ePrints, the University’s research repository. …  Cached

Language Technology: A View From The Trenches C Whitelaw – Australasian Language Technology Association …, 2010 – acl.eldoc.ub.rug.nl Abstract Computers that can listen and talk? Helpers that read your books and answer  complex questions? Natural language processing has always made big promises, and has  left many people with a healthy dose of skepticism. The truth is that language technology … View as HTML – All 8 versions

[PDF] Erratum for Clause Restructuring for SMT Not Absolutely Helpful [PDF] from showlett.id.auS Howlett… – 2011 – showlett.id.au … Susan Howlett and Mark Dras. Dual-path phrase-based statistical machine translation. In Proceedings of the Australasian Language Technology Association Workshop, pages 32-40, 2010. Susan Howlett and Mark Dras. Clause restructuring for SMT not absolutely helpful. …  View as HTML

[PDF] Erratum for Dual-Path Phrase-Based Statistical Machine Translation [PDF] from showlett.id.auS Howlett… – 2011 – showlett.id.au … Susan Howlett and Mark Dras. Dual-path phrase-based statistical machine translation. In Proceedings of the Australasian Language Technology Association Workshop, pages 32-40, 2010. Kishore Papineni, Salim Roukos, Todd Ward, and Wei-Jing Zhu. …  View as HTML

[PDF] New tools for web-scale N-grams [PDF] from nyu.eduD Lin, K Church, H Ji, S Sekine… – Proceedings of …, 2010 – nlp.cs.nyu.edu … Practical queries of a massive n-gram database. In Australasian Language Technology Association Work- shop. Heng Ji and Dekang Lin. … Clas- sification of verb particle constructions with the Google Web1T Corpus. In Australasian Language Technology Association Workshop. …  Cited by 18 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 14 versions

[PDF] Relation guided bootstrapping of semantic lexicons [PDF] from aclweb.orgT McIntosh, L Yencken, JR Curran… – Proceedings of the 49th …, 2011 – aclweb.org … 2008. Weighted mutual exclusion bootstrapping for domain indepen- dent lexicon and template acquisition. In Proceedings of the Australasian Language Technology Association Workshop, pages 97-105, Hobart, Australia. Tara McIntosh and James R. Curran. 2009. …  Related articles – View as HTML – All 9 versions

[PDF] Clause restructuring for SMT not absolutely helpful [PDF] from mt-archive.infoS Howlett… – Proceedings of the 49th Annual Meeting of the …, 2011 – mt-archive.info … Susan Howlett and Mark Dras. 2010. Dual-path phrase- based statistical machine translation. In Proceedings of the Australasian Language Technology Association Workshop, pages 32-40. Philipp Koehn, Franz Josef Och, and Daniel Marcu. 2003. …  Cited by 2 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 9 versions

[PDF] Judging grammaticality with tree substitution grammar derivations [PDF] from 59.108.48.12M Post – Proceedings of the 49th Annual Meeting of the …, 2011 – 59.108.48.12 … 2010. Parser features for sentence grammaticality classification. In Proc. Australasian Language Technology Association Workshop, Melbourne, Australia, December. Andreas Zollmann and Khalil Sima’an. 2005. A consis- tent and efficient estimator for Data-Oriented Parsing. …  Related articles – View as HTML – All 8 versions

[PDF] Combinatory Categorial Grammar Parsing With One Structure Per n-gram [PDF] from sydney.edu.auTIM DAWBORN – 2010 – sydney.edu.au Page 1. Combinatory Categorial Grammar Parsing With One Structure Per n-gram TIM DAWBORN SID: 306158957 S I D ERE·ME N S·EADE M ·MUTA T O Supervisor: Dr. James R. Curran This thesis is submitted in partial fulfillment …  Related articles – View as HTML

Using sentence semantic similarity based on WordNet in recognizing textual entailment [PDF] from iie.org.mxJ Castillo… – Advances in Artificial Intelligence-IBERAMIA …, 2010 – Springer … Entailment Using Linguistic Resources. In: Australasian Language Technology Association Workshop (2009) 5. Castillo, J.: A Machine Learning Approach for Recognizing Textual Entailment in Spanish. In: NAACL, Los Angeles …  Cited by 4 – Related articles – All 4 versions

Machine-learned solutions for three stages of clinical information extraction: the state of the art at i2b2 2010 [HTML] from 171.67.114.118B de Bruijn, C Cherry, S Kiritchenko… – Journal of the American …, 2011 – jamia.bmj.com … 2010). ?: Patrick J,; Li M. . A cascade approach to extracting medication events. In: Proceedings of Australasian Language Technology Workshop. Sydney, Australia: Australasian Language Technology Association, 2009:99-103.  Cited by 1 – Related articles – All 8 versions

MALIM-A new computational approach of malay morphology MY Sharum, MT Abdullah… – Information …, 2010 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … [8] F. Pisceldo, R. Mahendra, R. Manurung and IW Arka, “A Two-Level Morphological Analyser for the Indonesian Language”, In Proceedings of the 2008 Australasian Language Technology Association Workshop (ALTA 2008), pp.142-150, Hobart, Australia, 8-10 Dec 2008. …  Cited by 3 – Related articles

Rebanking CCGbank for improved NP interpretation [PDF] from rug.nlM Honnibal, JR Curran… – … of the 48th Annual Meeting of the …, 2010 – dl.acm.org Page 1. Proceedings of the 48th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, pages 207-215, Uppsala, Sweden, 11-16 July 2010. cO2010 Association for Computational Linguistics Rebanking CCGbank for improved NP interpretation …  Cited by 1 – Related articles – All 10 versions

Unsupervised discovery of negative categories in lexicon bootstrapping [PDF] from aclweb.orgT McIntosh – Proceedings of the 2010 Conference on Empirical …, 2010 – dl.acm.org Page 1. Proceedings of the 2010 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, pages 356-365, MIT, Massachusetts, USA, 9-11 October 2010. cO2010 Association for Computational Linguistics Unsupervised …  Cited by 7 – Related articles – All 16 versions

[PDF] How can you say such things?!?: Recognizing Disagreement in Informal Political Argument [PDF] from ffzg.hrR Abbott, M Walker, P Anand, JEF Tree… – ACL HLT 2011, 2011 – hnk.ffzg.hr … Metaphor and sym- bol, 17 (2): 99-119. C. Burfoot. 2008. Using multiple sources of agree- ment information for sentiment classification of polit- ical transcripts. In Australasian Language Technology Association Workshop 2008, volume 6, pages 11-18. Robert B. Cialdini. 2000. …  Cited by 3 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 14 versions

[PDF] Collective classification of congressional floor-debate transcripts [PDF] from 59.108.48.12C Burfoot, S Bird… – … of the 49th Annual Meeting of the …, 2011 – 59.108.48.12 Page 1. Proceedings of the 49th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, pages 1506-1515, Portland, Oregon, June 19-24, 2011. cO2011 Association for Computational Linguistics Collective Classification of Congressional Floor-Debate Transcripts …  Related articles – View as HTML – All 8 versions

Pseudo natural language vs. controlled natural language R Lu – Universal Communication Symposium (IUCS), 2010 …, 2010 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … http://www.jfsowa.com/clce/specs.htm, 2004. [15] R. Schwitter, M. Tilbrook, Controlled natural language meets the Semantic Web, http://www.alta.asn.au/events/altw2004/publication, 2004. [16] J. Pool, Can controlled languages scale to the Web? CLAW?06, 2006. …  Related articles

Predicting the semantic compositionality of prefix verbs [PDF] from jhu.eduS Bergsma, A Bhargava, H He… – Proceedings of the 2010 …, 2010 – dl.acm.org Page 1. Proceedings of the 2010 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, pages 293-303, MIT, Massachusetts, USA, 9-11 October 2010. cO2010 Association for Computational Linguistics Predicting the Semantic Compositionality of Prefix Verbs …  Cited by 2 – Related articles – All 13 versions

Attribute-centric referring expression generation [PDF] from jetteviethen.netR Dale… – Empirical methods in natural language generation, 2010 – dl.acm.org Page 1. Attribute-Centric Referring Expression Generation Robert Dale and Jette Viethen Centre for Language Technology Macquarie University Sydney, Australia rdale@science.mq.edu.au, jviethen@science.mq.edu.au Abstract. …  Cited by 5 – Related articles – All 5 versions

[PDF] A Corpus of Australian Contract Language [PDF] from anu.edu.auM Curtotti… – 2011 – cs.anu.edu.au Page 1. A Corpus of Australian Contract Language Description, Profiling and Analysis Michael Curtotti * School of Computer Science Australian National University Canberra, ACT, Australia michael.curtotti@anu.edu.au Eric C. McCreath † …  Related articles – View as HTML – All 2 versions

Corpus Based Classification of Text in Australian Contracts [PDF] from alta.asn.auM Curtotti… – … of the Australasian Language Technology …, 2010 – papers.ssrn.com Abstract: Written contracts are a fundamental framework for commercial and cooperative  transactions and relationships. Limited research has been published on the application of  machine learning and natural language processing (NLP) to contracts. In this paper we … Cited by 1 – Related articles – All 12 versions

Novel Approach for Tagging of Discourse Segments in Help-Desk E-Mails [PDF] from cnrs.frS Yelati… – … and Intelligent Agent Technology (WI-IAT) …, 2011 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … [10] Andrew Lampert and Robert Dale and Ccile Paris Requests and Commitments in Email are More Complex Than You Think: Eight Reasons to be Cautious, Australasian Language Technology Association Workshop, 2008b. …  Related articles – All 4 versions

[PDF] Unsupervised Acquisition of Lexical Knowledge From N-grams: Final Report of the 2009 JHU CLSP Workshop [PDF] from jhu.eduD Lin, K Church, H Ji, S Sekine, D Yarowsky… – 2010 – clsp.jhu.edu Page 1. Unsupervised Acquisition of Lexical Knowledge From N-grams: Final Report of the 2009 JHU CLSP Workshop Dekang Lin, * Kenneth Church, † Heng Ji, ? Satoshi Sekine, ? David Yarowsky, † Shane Bergsma, ‡ Kailash Patil, † …  Related articles – View as HTML – All 4 versions

Automatically extracting information needs from complex clinical questions Y Cao, JJ Cimino, J Ely… – Journal of Biomedical Informatics, 2010 – Elsevier Cited by 2 – Related articles – All 8 versions

Deployment of a service robot to help older people C Jayawardena, IH Kuo, U Unger… – … and Systems (IROS …, 2010 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … robot,” in Proc. Of the 7th Australasian Language Technology Association Workshop, Dec. 2009, pp. xx – xx. [19] Localization System StarGazer for Intelligent Robots, Hagisonic Co. Ltd., Daejeon, Korea, 2009. [20] R. Stafford …  Cited by 5 – Related articles – All 2 versions

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Data mining with learner corpora S Jarvis – A Taste for Corpora: In Honour of Sylviane Granger, 2011 – books.google.com Page 144. Data mining with learner corpora Choosing classifiers for L1 detection Scott Jarvis This paper discusses the usefulness of machine-learning techniques for the investigation of cross-linguistic influence in learner corpora …  Related articles – All 2 versions

[PDF] The Effects of a Word Prediction Program on the Number of Words Written by a Learner with Disabilities [PDF] from ohiolink.eduTW Ressa – 2010 – etd.ohiolink.edu Page 1. The Effects of a Word Prediction Program on the Number of Words Written by a Learner with Disabilities Thesis Presented in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree Masters of Arts in the Graduate School of the Ohio State University By …  Related articles – View as HTML – Library Search – All 3 versions

[PDF] A STUDY ON STRATEGIC USE OF LANGUAGE IN NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [PDF] from christuniversity.inP Sherpa – 2012 – repository.christuniversity.in Page 1. 1 A STUDY ON STRATEGIC USE OF LANGUAGE IN NEWSPAPER HEADLINES A dissertation submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of MS in Communication Department of Media Studies Christ University, Bangalore 2012 Pema Sherpa …  View as HTML

[PDF] MISSING LINK DISCOVERY IN WIKIPEDIA: A COMPARATIVE STUDY [PDF] from metu.edu.trO SUNERCAN – 2010 – etd.lib.metu.edu.tr Page 1. MISSING LINK DISCOVERY IN WIKIPEDIA: A COMPARATIVE STUDY A THESIS SUBMITTED TO THE GRADUATE SCHOOL OF NATURAL AND APPLIED SCIENCES OF MIDDLE EAST TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY BY ¨OMER SUNERCAN …  Related articles – View as HTML