Discourse Unit & Dialog Systems 2015


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  • Argumentation mining
  • Discourse model
  • Discourse tagging

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100 Best Discourse Analysis VideosDiscourse Parser 2013Discourse Parser 2014Discourse Parser 2015 | Discourse Representation Structure 2014Discourse Representation Structure 2015 | Discourse Segment & Dialog Systems 2015


A dialogue system for telugu, a resource-poor language MC Sravanthi, K Prathyusha, R Mamidi – International Conference on …, 2015 – Springer … User and system response together make a discourse unit ie U1 and S1 is a discourse unit. We can observe that context is also handled up to many discourse units ie to answer U3, U4 we need context informa … [2] Pro- posed an approach to build natural language interface to … Cited by 3 Related articles All 2 versions

Intention Mining: Revealing The Dynamics Of Twitter Health Communication EV Epure – univ-paris1.fr … Create inten”on mining techniques to discover human inten”ons from unstructured, natural language data. Why? • It enables an extensive study with no space and “me constraints. … analysis Iden”fy Discourse Units • Dialogue discovery • Graphs of related uaerances Iden”fy … Related articles All 2 versions

Proceedings of SemDial 2012 (SeineDial): The 16th Workshop on the Semantics and Pragmatics of Dialogue S Brown-Schmidt, J Ginzburg, S Larsson – halshs.archives-ouvertes.fr … 159 Haldur Oim and Mare Koit Rhetorical Structure for Natural Language Generation in … effects 175 Gregory Mills Opponent Modelling for Optimising Strategic Dialogue 177 Verena … Wachsmuth, and Britta Wrede Quantitative experiments on prosodic and discourse units in the … All 5 versions

Weakly Supervised Learning of Dialogue Structure in MOOC Forum Threads R Fisher, R Simmons… – 2015 IEEE 14th …, 2015 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … portunity to develop software techniques that can automatically help to analyze natural language discussions between … Our model considers each post to be one elementary discourse unit. … all responses in a sequence, not just relations between adjacent discourse units as seen … Related articles

Two practical rhetorical structure theory parsers M Surdeanu, T Hicks… – Proceedings of the …, 2015 – anthology.aclweb.org … The process repeats until there is a single discourse unit spanning the text … behind this feature is that the more coreferential re- lations exist between two discourse units, the more … In Pro- ceedings of the Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP … Cited by 9 Related articles All 12 versions

Applying Rhetorical Structure Theory to Twitter Conversations U Sidarenka, M Bisping, M Stede – coli.uni-saarland.de … unclear whether such Twitter-specific elements as @-mentions, hyperlinks, hashtags, and emoticons should form separate discourse units or rather … Stent, A. (2000) Rhetorical structure in dialog. Proc. of the Int’l Conference on Natural Language Generation, Mizpe Ramon/Israel … Related articles All 2 versions

Recognizing nuclearity between Chinese Discourse units X Chu, Z Wang, Q Zhu, G Zhou – … International Conference on …, 2015 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … the former, because the former discourse unit states a fact while the latter discourse unit gives some … In this paper, we focus on the problem of recognizing nuclearity between the discourse units. … Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP 2014), pp.2105-2114. … Related articles

Learning representations for text-level discourse parsing G Weiss – ACL-IJCNLP 2015, 2015 – aclweb.org … and structures (like neural tensor networks) that could capture communicative functions and semantic roles of discourse units and relations … Discourse Dialogue, 22: 85–112. … A Uni- fied Architecture for Natural Language Processing: Deep Neural Networks with Multitask Learning … Related articles All 8 versions

Sequential Annotation and Chunking of Chinese Discourse Structure F Yung, K Duh, Y Matsumoto – ACL-IJCNLP 2015, 2015 – aclweb.org … cO2015 Association for Computational Linguistics and Asian Federation of Natural Language Processing Sequential … pipeline outputs one of the 4 discourse senses or ‘non-discourse-unit’across a … accuracy), is obtained by classifying implicit DCs and non-discourse units in one … Related articles All 11 versions

Discourse parsing for multi-party chat dialogues SAEKN Asher, J Perret – Citeseer Proceedings of the 2015 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, pages 928–937 … order to reflect this semantic dependency, SDRT creates collections of Elemen- tary Discourse Units (EDUs) forming a coherent discourse unit (called Complex … Cited by 1 Related articles All 9 versions

Better document-level sentiment analysis from rst discourse parsing P Bhatia, Y Ji, J Eisenstein – … on Empirical Methods in Natural Language …, 2015 – aclweb.org … (4) In the base case, each elementary discourse unit’s sentiment is constructed from its bag-of … depth reweighting applies a uni- form weight of 0.5 to all discourse units with depth … In Proceedings of Empirical Methods for Natural Language Processing (EMNLP), pages 1515–1520 … Cited by 10 Related articles All 13 versions

On the usage of discourse relations across texts with different readability levels E Davoodi – Canadian Conference on Artificial Intelligence, 2015 – Springer … representation of texts consisting of a number of discourse units, called EDUs (Elementary Discourse Units) are related … Dialogue & Discourse 1(3) (2010) Page 5. … Natural Language Engineering 20(2), 151–184 (2014) 8. Mann, WC, Thompson, SA: Rhetorical structure theory: … Cited by 1 Related articles

Rhetoric Map of an Answer to Compound Queries B Galitsky, D Ilvovsky, SO Kuznetsov – Volume 2: Short Papers – aclweb.org … Association for Computational Linguistics and the 7th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing (Short … its keywords need to occur in a chain of elementary discourse unit of this … if the que- ries’ keywords occur in the answer’s sat- ellite discourse units only. … Related articles All 8 versions

Chinese Discourse Segmentation Based on Punctuation Marks Y Li, H Feng, W Feng – International Journal of Signal Processing, Image …, 2015 – sersc.org … is discourse segmentation, which segments a given discourse to Elementary Discourse Units (EDU) automatically … been amount of researches on Chinese punctuation from the view of natural language processing … as EDUs in a higher level and then the new discourse unit can be … Related articles All 2 versions

Processing Units in Conversation: A Comparative Study of French and Mandarin Data L Prévot, SC Tseng, K Peshkov… – Language and …, 2015 – lin.sagepub.com … Selting (2000), neither syntactic nor prosodic completeness is sufficient to determine the boundaries of a basic discourse unit. … we can say that we support the view that using prosodic units as discourse units (as often suggested in Natural Language Processing frameworks … Related articles All 14 versions

The SoNLP-DP System in the CoNLL-2015 shared Task FKSLG Zhou – CoNLL 2015, 2015 – anthology.aclweb.org … piece of text into a set of discourse relations between two adjacent or non- adjacent discourse units, instead of … In Proceedings of Second SIGdial Workshop on Dis- course and Dialogue. … In Proceed- ings of the 5th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing … Cited by 3 Related articles All 8 versions

Feedback in conversation as incremental semantic update A Eshghi, C Howes, E Gregoromichelaki, J Hough… – 2015 – qmro.qmul.ac.uk … 1994) develops a formal model of grounding in which grounding acts at the level of individual utterances build up discourse units, at which level core speech acts are realised through being grounded. More recently, Ginzburg (2012) provides a substantial dialogue model based … Cited by 31 Related articles All 17 versions

Audience size and contextual effects on information density in Twitter conversations G Doyle, MC Frank – Proceedings of CMCL, 2015 – aclweb.org … ground Ci—essentially how much more predictable the next discourse unit becomes from … conversational goals may be more dependent on certain discourse units that carry … on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Process- ing and Computational Natural Language Learning … Cited by 2 Related articles All 10 versions

A minimalist approach to shallow discourse parsing and implicit relation recognition C Chiarcos, N Schenk – CoNLL 2015, 2015 – aclweb.org … of shallow discourse parsing (SDP) is to automat- ically detect relevant discourse units and to … Our system combines task-specific adaptations, ie, rule-based discourse unit identification via … of the 2014 Conference on Em- pirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP … Cited by 1 Related articles All 7 versions

Modelling argumentation in parliamentary debates V Petukhova, A Malchanau, H Bunt – cmna.csc.liv.ac.uk … In natural language processing, a surge of interest in argumentation mining tasks has recently been seen. … The rest of dialogue acts belong to other than Task dimension … We segmented debates into Argumenta- tive Discourse Units (ADUs), defined as a unit which consists of one … Related articles All 2 versions

Working with open argument corpora J LAWRENCE, M JANIER, C REED – arg.dundee.ac.uk … Ghosh, D., Muresan, S., Wacholder, N., Aakhus, M.,&Mitsui, M. (2014, June). Analyzing argumentative discourse units in online interactions. … Handbook of natural language processing, 2, 627–666. … Towards an argumentative coding scheme for annotating meeting dialogue data. … Cited by 1 Related articles

Text Classification into Abstract Classes Based on Discourse Structure B Galitsky, D Ilvovsky, SO Kuznetsov – RECENT ADVANCES IN – Citeseer … This rhetoric relation may link discourse units within a sen- tence, between consecutive … with solving such abstract classification problem as differenti- ating between natural language-object and … case, predicates for subject etc., rhetoric structure relations, and dialogue structure. … Related articles All 9 versions

Adaptation of discourse parsing models for the portuguese language EG Maziero, G Hirst, TAS Pardo – 2015 Brazilian Conference …, 2015 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … In RST, the text is segmented into elementary discourse units (EDUs) and these units … rhetorical relation identification,” in Proceeding of Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing, Hissar … signalling information to a corpus of discourse relations,” Dialogue and Discourse … Related articles All 10 versions

Improving the Translation of Discourse Markers for Chinese into English D Steele – NAACL-HLT 2015 Student Research Workshop (SRW), 2015 – aclweb.org … separated by punctuation is consid- ered to be an elementary discourse unit (EDU) and … In: Text, Speech and Dialogue (17th Interna- tional Conference TSD), pages 189-200 … In: 2012 Joint Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing and Computational … Cited by 1 Related articles All 7 versions

Text integrity assessment: Sentiment profile vs rhetoric structure B Galitsky, D Ilvovsky, SO Kuznetsov – International Conference on …, 2015 – Springer … course segmentation is the task of identifying the EDUs, and discourse parsing is the task of linking the discourse units into a … In: van Kuppevelt, J., Smith, R. (eds.) Current Directions in Discourse and Dialogue, pp. … Collins, M., Duffy, N.: Convolution kernels for natural language. … Cited by 3 Related articles

Corpus-based analysis of rhetorical relations: A study of lexical cues T Khazaei, L Xiao – Semantic Computing (ICSC), 2015 IEEE …, 2015 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … N. Wacholder, M. Aakhus, and M. Mitsui, “Analyzing argumentative discourse units in online … on Natural Language Processing of the Asian Federation of Natural Language Processing, 2009, pp. … in Proceedings of the SIGDIAL Workshop on Discourse and Dialogue, 2006, pp. … Cited by 2 Related articles All 2 versions

Fast rhetorical structure theory discourse parsing M Heilman, K Sagae – arXiv preprint arXiv:1505.02425, 2015 – arxiv.org … and punctuation tokens as input and identifying boundaries where new discourse units begin. … ings of the Second SIGdial Workshop on Discourse and Dialogue – Volume 16 … In Proceedings of the 2014 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP … Related articles All 3 versions

Building a Language-Independent Discourse Parser using Universal Networking Language SC Navaneethakrishnan… – Computational …, 2015 – Wiley Online Library … levels, it will take the NLP applications a level higher in natural language (NL) understanding … The smallest text fragment is called an elementary discourse unit (EDU). … clauses, and sentences, that may comprise many EDUs are called complex discourse units (CDUs) (Asher et al … Cited by 2 Related articles All 2 versions

Do Human-Agent Conversations Resemble Human-Human Conversations? D Griol, JM Molina – Distributed Computing and Artificial Intelligence, 12th …, 2015 – Springer … 1] is a two step algo- rithm for the segmentation of texts into discourse units that are … There is also a wide range of natural language processing applications for which discourse segmentation … of turns that accomplish a specific objective (tasks and subtasks) inside the dialog flow. … Related articles All 3 versions

A Discourse Search Engine based on Rhetorical Structure Theory P Kuyten, D Bollegala, B Hollerit, H Prendinger… – … on Information Retrieval, 2015 – Springer … First, accurately identifying the discourse relations in natural language texts is difficult. … First, we segment each document into Elementary Discourse Units (EDUs). … By analyzing this dialogue between a user and an IR system, we can improve the relevance of the retrieved search … Related articles All 7 versions

Crosslingual Annotation and Analysis of Implicit Discourse Connectives for Machine Translation F Yung, K Duh, Y Matsumoto – DISCOURSE IN MACHINE …, 2015 – cs.cmu.edu … It is taken from the test data of OpenMT 06. The implicit relations between the 3 discourse units in the source are translated by dif- ferent DC usage in the target. For example, the re- 149 … Proceedings of the Conference on Empirical Methods on Natural Language Process- ing. … Cited by 1 Related articles All 11 versions

A hierarchical neural autoencoder for paragraphs and documents J Li, MT Luong, D Jurafsky – arXiv preprint arXiv:1506.01057, 2015 – arxiv.org … Generating coherent text is a central task in natural language processing. … To understand how discourse units are connected, one has to under- stand the communicative function of each unit, and the role it plays within the context that en- capsulates it, recursively all the way up … Cited by 40 Related articles All 15 versions

Differences over discourse structure differences: a reply to Urquhart and Urquhart JA Abrahamson, VL Rubin – Journal of Documentation, 2015 – emeraldinsight.com … and its procedures in disciplines such as computational linguistics and natural language processing … segmenting the RST units of analysis (also called, Elementary Discourse Units or EDUs … a discourse parser using support vector machine classification”, Dialogue and Discourse … Cited by 1 Related articles

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Furthering and applying move/step constructs: Technology-driven marshalling of Swalesian genre theory for EAP pedagogy E Cotos, S Huffman, S Link – Journal of English for Academic Purposes, 2015 – Elsevier … also allow for developing intelligent tools powered by applied natural language processing (ANLP … artifacts that are socially oriented and that reflect a constructionist dialog with a … local rhetorical purposes; (3) categorizing them into functional-semantic discourse units of analysis … Cited by 4 Related articles All 4 versions

Euseduseg: A dependency-based edu segmentation for basque M Iruskieta, B Zapirain – Procesamiento del Lenguaje Natural, 2015 – journal.sepln.org … The definition of an Elementary Discourse Unit (EDU) is nowadays controversial in the … Following Thompson, Longacre, and Hwang (1985) we consider discourse units as functionally … In First International Conference on Natural Language Generation INLG ’00, volume 14, pages … Cited by 3 Related articles All 6 versions

Identification and Disambiguation of Lexical Cues of Rhetorical Relations across Different Text Genres T Khazaei, L Xiao, RE Mercer – Workshop on Linking Models of Lexical, …, 2015 – aclweb.org … 2014. Analyz- ing argumentative discourse units in online interac- tions. … In Proceedings of the Conference on Empirical Meth- ods in Natural Language Processing, pages 1245– 1255. … Dialogue and Discourse, 3 (1): 1–33. Julia Hirschberg and Diane Litman. 1993. … Related articles All 10 versions

The chinese discourse treebank: a chinese corpus annotated with discourse relations Y Zhou, N Xue – Language Resources and Evaluation, 2015 – Springer … There are many alternative conceptions of the discourse structure of natural language text (Hobbs 1985 … but in general, punctuation marks are good indicators of discourse unit boundaries. … that best conveys the implicit discourse relation between adjacent discourse units that can … Cited by 6 Related articles All 5 versions

When are tree structures necessary for deep learning of representations? J Li, MT Luong, D Jurafsky, E Hovy – arXiv preprint arXiv:1503.00185, 2015 – arxiv.org … Discourse pars- ing treats elementary discourse units (EDUs) as basic units to operate on, which are usually short clauses. … Figure 5: An illustration of discourse parsing. [e1,e2, …] denote EDUs (elementary discourse units), each consisting of a sequence of tokens. … Cited by 26 Related articles All 15 versions

An ontology about emotion awareness and affective feedback in elearning M Arguedas, F Xhafa… – Intelligent Networking and …, 2015 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … texts recognition is another active research area in the field of natural language processing [21 … to cooperate and interact with specific objects (such as text and dialogue) through the … learning activities aiming to extract the emotional relations between discourse units and provide … Cited by 1 Related articles All 3 versions

A Linguistic Survey on Discourse Connectives across Mecca vs. Medinna Suras AM VARDANJANI – Cumhuriyet Science Journal, 2015 – dergi.cumhuriyet.edu.tr … According to Marcu (1999), schema and sentences are the main units of dialogue that express mental issues such events, facts or propositions, and when two discourse units with two or more discourse signals are connected together, a longer textual cycle is achieved. … Related articles All 2 versions

A contrastive study of Spanish-Chinese intra-sentence discourse structures based on the discourse marker “although” S Cao, I da Cunha, N Bel – gplsi.dlsi.ua.es … on the idea that discourse information may be useful for Natural Language Processing (NLP … is a theory that describes text discourse structure in terms of Elementary Discourse Units (EDUs) (Marcu … In Proceedings of the Second SIGdial Workshop on Discourse and Dialogue. … Related articles All 3 versions

Towards relation based argumentation mining L Carstens, F Toni – NAACL HLT 2015, 2015 – anthology.aclweb.org … Whether we argue in dialogue with an- other person or advocate the merits of a product in a review, arguments are ubiquitous, in real life as much as in … Generating ab- stract arguments: A natural language approach … Analyzing argumentative discourse units in online interactions … Cited by 5 Related articles All 9 versions

EusEduSeg: A Dependency-Based EDU Segmentation for Basque M Iruskieta Quintian, B Zapirain – 2015 – rua.ua.es … The definition of an Elementary Discourse Unit (EDU) is nowadays controversial in the … Following Thompson, Longacre, and Hwang (1985) we consider discourse units as functionally … In First International Conference on Natural Language Generation INLG ’00, volume 14, pages … Related articles

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Establishing criteria for RST-based discourse segmentation and annotation for texts in Basque M Iruskieta, A Diaz de Ilarraza… – Corpus Linguistics and …, 2015 – degruyter.com … Keywords: natural language processing, discourse structure, segmentation, rhe- torical relations, evaluation … What is meant when describing an “elementary discourse unit” (EDU … measured to adequately describe inter-annotator agreement regarding elementary discourse units? … Cited by 6 Related articles All 3 versions

Uniform information density at the level of discourse relations: Negation markers and discourse connective omission FT Asr, V Demberg – IWCS 2015, 2015 – anthology.aclweb.org … enough information about the relation sense between two consecutive discourse units, readers can … for predicting the relation between a sentence and the upcoming discourse unit. … In Proceedings of the conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing EMNLP … Cited by 4 Related articles All 9 versions

Involvement in University Classroom Discourse: Register Variation and Interactivity F Barbieri – Applied Linguistics, 2015 – Am Assoc Appl Ling … because it is non-linear, that is, use of particular discourse units does not … precision and recall, two evaluation measures commonly used in Natural Language Processing. … are considered involvement strategies, such as reported speech, constructed dialogue, and storytelling … Related articles All 7 versions

PPS Gen: Learning-Based Presentation Slides Generation for Academic Papers P Shaikh – pdfs.semanticscholar.org … Clauses and sentences are considered as discourse units and coherence relations between the … Proceedings of the Workshop on Integer Linear Programming for Natural Language Processing, pages … and Baldes, S., “The automated design of believable dialogue for animated … Related articles

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Joint semantic discourse models for automatic multi-document summarization PCF Cardoso, TAS Pardo – Brazilian Symposium in Information …, 2015 – producao.usp.br … RST model details major aspects of the organization of a text and indicates relevant discourse units. … In: Proceedings of the 6th European Workshop on Natural Language Generation, Gerhard-Mercator University … of the 1st ACL SIGDIAL Workshop on Discourse and Dialogue, pp. … Related articles All 10 versions

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Measuring the differences between human-human and human-machine dialogs D Griol, J Molina – 2015 – gredos.usal.es … Dialog segmentation can be defined as the process of dividing up a dialog by one of … 1994) is a two step algorithm for the segmentation of texts into discourse units that are … There is also a wide range of natural language processing applications for which discourse segmentation …

The Implementation of Contextual Approach in Solving Problems Understanding Syntax: “Sentence” Indonesian at Universities in Surakarta, Indonesia. T Wahyuni, S Suwandi, SY Slamet – Journal of Education and Practice, 2015 – ERIC … In that conversation, ideas presented one can understand their dialogue partners properly, if it is expressed with good sentences correctly. … This is related to the outside discourse speech / contextual form of monologue and dialogue. … Related articles

An exploration of the relatedness problem between arguments: combining the generative lexicon with inference P Saint-Dizier – 1st European Conference on Argumentation …, 2015 – hal.archives-ouvertes.fr … Annotated corpora are being made available, such as the AIFDB dialogue corpora at … These corpora are very useful to identify argumen- tative discourse units (ADUs), linguistic cues … Argument mining from full natural language texts is extremely challenging: since arguments can … Related articles All 5 versions

Prosody in context: a review J Cole – Language, Cognition and Neuroscience, 2015 – Taylor & Francis … briefly discussed, eg, the role of prosody in the expression of emotion, and prosodic imitation or entrainment in interactive dialogue, while others … the prosodic marking of linguistic constituent boundaries, starting from the word level and going up to the level of the discourse unit. … Cited by 10 Related articles All 2 versions

Form and function of evidentiality and modality in undergraduate lectures in Brazilian Portuguese JD Antonio – ehumanista.ucsb.edu … 1 Spans are discourse units that can vary in length from one clause or sentence to the combination of other spans (Taboada and Habel). Page 2. Juliano Desiderato Antonio 384 ISSN 1540 5877 eHumanista/IVITRA 8 ( (2015): 383-401 …

CODRA: A novel discriminative framework for rhetorical analysis S Joty, G Carenini, RT Ng – Computational Linguistics, 2015 – MIT Press … the text; this has been shown to be beneficial for many Natural Language Processing (NLP … R between the discourse unit containing EDUs i through m and the discourse unit containing EDUs m … a relation R also specifies the nuclearity status of the discourse units involved, which … Cited by 14 Related articles All 13 versions

A Model for the Recognition of Discourse Relations M Balint, S Trausan-Matu – 2015 20th International Conference …, 2015 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … and principles, but they agree that discourse can be segmented in elementary discourse units (EDUs) between … Dialogue and Discourse, 1(3):1–33. … In Proceedings of the 2012 Joint Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing and Computational Natural … Cited by 1 Related articles

Creativity and the Agile Mind DE GRUYTER – 134.130.168.80 … Bleser, Vincent Van Asch, Lucas Nijs, Walter Daelemans 4 Gravital: natural language processing for … humour – A corpus-based approach to creative parallelism in dialogue – 181 Introduction … imagery that runs through a discourse to reveal the larger discourse units that emerge … Related articles All 2 versions

SAPTE: A multimedia information system to support the discourse analysis and information retrieval of television programs MHR Pereira, CL de Souza, FLC Pádua… – Multimedia Tools and …, 2015 – Springer … units, and produce valid rhetorical structure trees for unrestricted natural language texts [45 … in [56], performed a corpus-based study on the spoken dialogue in the … on machine learning algorithms to automatically segment spontaneous narrative monologues into discourse units. … Cited by 6 Related articles All 5 versions

Pragmatics and Classical Languages C Denizot, O Spevak – BOOK OF ABSTRACTS, 2015 – sle2015.eu … Natural Language and Linguistic Theory 18 (3), 579- 609. … Dik, H.(2007): Word Order in Greek Tragic Dialogue. … oriented) elements regarding: i) the sociolinguistic status of the speakers who use them (gender, age, social rank); ii) the type of Discourse Unit (interventions, acts … Related articles All 2 versions

Understanding planning in text production M Torrance – Handbook of writing research, 2015 – is1401eln.eu … Similar issues have, however, been explored by research in Natural Language Generation (NLG) which aims at creating computer models that generate well- … theory of dialogue. Established models of speech production (Levelt, 1989) follow the same pattern … Cited by 2 Related articles

Automatic social role recognition and its application in structuring multiparty interactions A Sapru – 2015 – infoscience.epfl.ch … Natural language is a fundamental mechanism to represent the semantic content of speech and is frequently used by group participants to communicate task related goals [8]. Participants also display non verbal behavior characteristics through vocal expression, body and facial … Related articles All 4 versions

Exploring machine learning design options in discourse parsing W Liao – 2015 – open.library.ubc.ca Learning, knowledge, research, insight: welcome to the world of UBC Library, the second-largest academic research library in Canada. Related articles All 2 versions

An analysis of the relationship between cohesion and clause combination in English discourse employing NLP and data mining approaches C Green – Digital Scholarship in the Humanities, 2015 – dsh.oxfordjournals.org … This is not just a syntactic dependency but a coherence signal that the central proposition to this discourse unit is 2(b … Coh-Metrix is an open source natural language processing tool, developed from an independent tradition of cohesion research to cohesive devices, namely … Related articles All 3 versions

Ontology-centered environmental information delivery for personalized decision support L Wanner, M Rospocher, S Vrochidis… – Expert Systems with …, 2015 – Elsevier … The implementation of these three phases is usually casted into three modules (Marakas, 1999): (i) a dialog or user module, which … and other decision support hints to the user, the model module must incorporate a full-fledged multilingual natural language generator that selects … Cited by 3 Related articles All 4 versions

Pragmatic verbal repetition: review and application of a new method of quantification D Van Lancker Sidtis, R Wolf – Text & Talk, 2015 – degruyter.com … communicative function of repetition in children to be “participation in a dialogue.” Our study … utilizes operational definitions of repetition, its characteristics, and its functions in natural language, using the … Identifying repetition: percentages in a discourse unit (repetitions in italics). … Cited by 4 Related articles All 3 versions

Anarchy in the NP. When new nouns get deaccented and given nouns don’t A Riester, J Piontek – Lingua, 2015 – Elsevier … Help. Download PDF Opens in a new window. Article suggestions will be shown in a dialog on return to ScienceDirect. Help. Direct export. Export file. … a Institute for Natural Language Processing (IMS), University of Stuttgart, Pfaffenwaldring 5B, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany; … Cited by 9 Related articles All 3 versions

Sentiment Analysis of Data from Online Forums on the Newborn Genome Sequencing H Poursepanj – 2015 – ruor.uottawa.ca … 46 4.2.2 Annotation of Elementary Discourse Units ….. … Conditional Random Field DNA Deoxyribonucleic Acid EDU Elementary Discourse Unit FN False … NB Naïve Bayes NGS Newborn Genome Screening NLP Natural language Processing NSO … All 4 versions

The SENSEI Project: Making Sense of Human Conversations G Riccardi, F Bechet, M Danieli, B Favre… – … Workshop on Future …, 2015 – Springer … between smaller numbers of correspondents in a more conventional dialogue form. … end-users (eg customers or journalists) to the speech and natural language processing components … S., Wacholder, N., Aakhus, M., Mitsui, M.: Analyzing argumentative discourse units in online … Related articles All 2 versions

Accommodation in a language game C Roberts – A Companion to David Lewis, 2015 – books.google.com … It seems reason- able to assume that in keeping with Lewis’s general program for a natural language semantics, his scoreboard is intended to provide us with a model of the … depends in part on the fact that the sentence is negative and comes at the beginning of a discourse unit. … Cited by 7 Related articles All 11 versions

Unsupervised extraction of semantic relations using discourse information J Conrath – 2015 – thesesups.ups-tlse.fr … Natural language understanding often relies on common-sense reasoning, for which knowl- edge about semantic relations, especially between … Regarding discourse analysis, the tasks of predicting attachment of discourse units, as well as predicting the specific discourse … Related articles

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Converging evidence for the relevance of alternative sets: Data from NPs with focus sensitive particles in German K SPALEK, A ZELDES – Language and Cognition, 2015 – Cambridge Univ Press … Upon presentation of the written word, they had to decide whether this word had appeared in the dialogue they had just heard. The time to reply ‘yes’ or ‘no’ was measured. … The dialogue was followed by a probe word presented visually on the computer. … Related articles All 5 versions

Spelling out the obvious: Latin quidem and the expression of presuppositional polarity L Danckaert – Journal of Historical Pragmatics, 2015 – ingentaconnect.com … the backdrop of a framework that assumes that longer stretches of discourse can be reduced to smaller units which do not necessarily correspond to single syntactic units (say sentences or clauses), quidem is used, it is argued, to signal that a given discourse unit is autonomous … Cited by 1 Related articles All 3 versions

Types, meanings and coercions in lexical semantics N Asher – Lingua, 2015 – Elsevier … Username: Password: Remember me. | Not Registered? Forgotten username or password? Help. Download PDF Opens in a new window. Article suggestions will be shown in a dialog on return to ScienceDirect. Help. Direct export. Export file. … Cited by 2 Related articles All 3 versions

An EDU-Based Approach for Thai Multi-Document Summarization and Its Application N Ketui, T Theeramunkong, C Onsuwan – ACM Transactions on Asian …, 2015 – dl.acm.org … Categories and Subject Descriptors: I.2.7 [Artificial Intelligence]: Natural Language Processing—Text Analysis General Terms … Section 2 defines Thai Elementary Discourse Unit (TEDUs … 2. THAI ELEMENTARY DISCOURSE UNITS (TEDUS) In the past, there have been a … Cited by 1 Related articles

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Summarizing a document by trimming the discourse tree T Hirao, M Nishino, Y Yoshida, J Suzuki… – … On Audio, Speech, …, 2015 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … In a Rhetorical Structure Theory-based discourse tree (RST-DT), terminal nodes indicate elementary discourse units (EDU)3 and non-terminal nodes that indicate the text span, which consists of more than one EDU. RST also defines … Cited by 1 Related articles All 2 versions

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Translating without in-domain corpus: Machine translation post-editing with online learning techniques AL Lagarda, D Ortiz-Martínez, V Alabau… – Computer Speech & …, 2015 – Elsevier … Username: Password: Remember me. | Not Registered? Forgotten username or password? Help. Download PDF Opens in a new window. Article suggestions will be shown in a dialog on return to ScienceDirect. Help. Direct export. Export file. … Cited by 2 Related articles All 6 versions

The Discourse Structure Of Turkish ISIND SAHIN – 2015 – etd.lib.metu.edu.tr … LDM Linguistic Discourse Model MP Minimality Principle MSC Multiple-Satellite Constructions MTC Metu Turkish Corpus NLP Natural Language Processing PA Pair Annotation PDTB Penn Discourse TreeBank PP Pair Programming R Rheme RST Rhetorical Structure Theory … Related articles All 2 versions

[BOOK] Detachments for Cohesion: Toward an Information Grammar of Oral Languages MMJ Fernandez-Vest – 2015 – books.google.com … Page 20. Orality 2 the complexity of spatio-temporal deixis; it is manifested in dialogue by the competing values of endophoric and exophoric deictics. … Spoken language is organized into discourse units which cannot always be captured syntactically. … Cited by 1 Related articles All 2 versions

The Body: Knowing How, Knowing That, Knowing When SP Gill – Tacit Engagement, 2015 – Springer … At the time the work was being undertaken, natural language pragmatics was too limited to capture this aspect of … 1997), the body move is a collective bodily action, a ‘dialogue act … for the mutual understanding of core speech acts, Traum proposes the idea of a discourse unit (DU … Related articles

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[BOOK] Theorizing pedagogical interaction: Insights from conversation analysis HZ Waring – 2015 – books.google.com Page 1. ROUTLEDGE RESEARCH IN EDUCATION Theorizing Pedagogical Interaction Insights from Converso?ion Anolysis Hansun Zhang Waring Page 2. Theorizing Pedagogical Interaction Pedagogical interaction can be … Cited by 2 Related articles All 2 versions

Exploring the Rhetorical and Communicative Impacts of Native Culture on the Argumentative Writing of Algerian Master Students of EFL MT DRID – 2015 – bu.umc.edu.dz … DB: Discourse Block Dem.: Demonstratives Den.: Denials Dis.: Disclaimers DU: Discourse Unit EAP: English for Academic Purposes EFL: English as a Foreign Language ESL: English as a Second Language ESP: English for Specific Purposes FL: Foreign Language … Related articles All 2 versions

Multiple cues to focus A Arvaniti, E Adamou, A Katsika – llacan.vjf.cnrs.fr … 2008. The prosody of topic and focus in spontaneous English dialogue. In Chungmin Lee, Matthew Gordon & Daniel Büring (eds.), Topic and Focus: Cross-Linguistic Perspectives on Meaning and Intonation (Studies in Linguistics and Philosophy), 101–120. New York: Springer. … Related articles

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[BOOK] Ways of saying: ways of meaning: Selected papers of Ruqaiya Hasan R Hasan – 2015 – books.google.com … However, what seems to be lacking in Fawcett, and indeed, in Halliday and Turner, is a theory of discourse units—units of language at the semantic stratum—which may serve as the point of entry in the networks presented. … Cited by 297 Related articles

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[BOOK] The Meaning of Space in Sign Language: Reference, Specificity and Structure in Catalan Sign Language Discourse GB Altimira – 2015 – books.google.com … 1.3. Catalan Sign Language Catalan Sign Language (LSC, llengua de signes catalana)1 is the natural language used by the signing deaf and deaf-blind community in Catalonia, the northeastern autonomy in Spain. Together … Cited by 1 Related articles All 2 versions

Computational modeling of the role of discourse information in language production and language acquisition N Orita – 2015 – drum.lib.umd.edu … Sidner, 1986; Asher, 2004; Kehler, 2004), (iv) coherence/relation: how sentences or discourse units relate (Hobbs, 1985; Mann & Thompson, 1988; Kehler, 2002; Asher … computational approaches, I use techniques and resources in natural language pro- cessing. … Related articles

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[BOOK] New Frontiers in Teaching and Learning English P Vettorel – 2015 – books.google.com … It is also shown how enhanced ex- plicitness functions in discourse units, together with other communication strategies such as rephrasing and reformulation, all … complex set of factors characterizing ELF and ELF use are thus to be seen as part of natural language change and … Cited by 5 Related articles All 3 versions

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Conversational competence in english as a second language: a study of pragmatic markers CR Corsetti – 2015 – meriva.pucrs.br Page 1. PONTIFÍCIA UNIVERSIDADE CATÓLICA DO RIO GRANDE DO SUL FACULDADE DE LETRAS CRISTIANE RUZICKI CORSETTI CONVERSATIONAL COMPETENCE IN ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE: A STUDY OF PRAGMATIC MARKERS … All 6 versions