Speech Act & Dialog Systems 2015


Notes:

  • Human-machine dialog
  • Virtual storyteller

Resources:

  • arg-tech.org .. centre for argument technology
  • fungramkb.com .. multipurpose lexico-conceptual knowledge base for natural language processing

Wikipedia:

See also:

Dialog Act & Dialog Systems 2015 | Dialog Act Recognition 2014Dialog Act Recognition 2015DialogueView | Discourse Analysis & Chatbots | Virtual Storytelling 2014


Arabic Inquiry-Answer Dialogue Acts Annotation Schema ARA Elmadany, SM Abdou, M Gheith – arXiv preprint arXiv:1505.04197, 2015 – arxiv.org … I. Introduction Arabic Natural Language Processing (ANLP) including Arabic Language Understanding (ALU) within dialogue-based research has … Dialogue act is approximately the equivalent of the speech act of Searle (1969 … Dialog acts are differ- ent in different dialog systems. … Cited by 5 Related articles All 8 versions

A review of verbal and non-verbal human–robot interactive communication N Mavridis – Robotics and Autonomous Systems, 2015 – Elsevier In this paper, an overview of human–robot interactive communication is presented, covering verbal as well as non-verbal aspects. Following a historical introd. Cited by 27 Related articles All 8 versions

A survey of available corpora for building data-driven dialogue systems IV Serban, R Lowe, L Charlin, J Pineau – arXiv preprint arXiv:1512.05742, 2015 – arxiv.org … Page 2. driven machine learning methods have been shown to be effective for natural language processing, including tasks relevant for dialogue such as … To facilitate further research on building data-driven dialogue systems, in this paper we therefore present a broad survey of … Cited by 8 Related articles All 2 versions

A tutorial dialogue system for real-time evaluation of unsupervised dialogue act classifiers: exploring system outcomes A Ezen-Can, KE Boyer – … Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Education, 2015 – Springer … their strategies according to student motivation are a promising direction for improving tutorial dialogue systems. … In: Proceedings of Applied Natural Language Processing, pp. … Rus, V., Moldovan, C., Niraula, N., Graesser, AC: Automated discovery of speech act categories in … Cited by 3 Related articles All 3 versions

Understanding student language: An unsupervised dialogue act classification approach A Ezen-Can, KE Boyer – JEDM-Journal of Educational …, 2015 – educationaldatamining.org … as a research focus within the dialogue systems research community (Ezen-Can and … The idea that human conversation contains speech acts originated with sociolinguistic theorists … When modeling natural language data, a series of natural language processing steps are often … Cited by 4 Related articles All 7 versions

Recent Approaches to Arabic Dialogue Acts Classifications AA Elmadany, SM Abdou, M Gheith – … Natural Language Processing …, 2015 – academia.edu … Transformation-based error-driven learning and natural language processing: A case [7] study in part-of-speech … First Steps Towards Statistical Modeling of Dialogue to Predict the Speech Act Type of the Next … University of Colorado Dialog Systems for Travel and Navigation. … Cited by 2 Related articles All 3 versions

Combining heterogeneous deep neural networks with conditional random fields for Chinese dialogue act recognition Y Zhou, Q Hu, J Liu, Y Jia – Neurocomputing, 2015 – Elsevier … The DA tags not only include most of the tags in speech act, such as … is also essential to determine the DA tags in a Chinese dialogue system [17]. … best performance in the areas of image recognition, speech recognition, information retrieval, natural language processing, etc [45 … Cited by 5 Related articles All 3 versions

New feature weighting approaches for speech-act classification Y Ko – Pattern Recognition Letters, 2015 – Elsevier … Natural language processing; Discourse analysis; Speech-act classification; Feature weighting scheme. 1. Introduction. A dialogue system is a software program that enables a user to interact with a computer using a natural language [5] . Since an essential task of the dialogue … Cited by 3 Related articles All 6 versions

Argument mining: Extracting arguments from online dialogue R Swanson, B Ecker, M Walker – Proceedings of 16th Annual Meeting of …, 2015 – aclweb.org … Swanson & Brian Ecker & Marilyn Walker Natural Language and Dialogue Systems UC Santa … and facet simi- larity tasks have strong similarities to other work in natural language processing. … Marcu, 1999), or the sentential complement of mental state or speech-act verbs, eg the … Cited by 10 Related articles All 12 versions

Computational irony: A survey and new perspectives BC Wallace – Artificial Intelligence Review, 2015 – Springer … might then monitor news feeds, and perform an ironic speech act regarding a … In: Proceedings of the 2006 conference on empirical methods in natural language processing, pp 355 … D, Narayanan S (2006) ”Yeah Right”: sarcasm recognition for spoken dialogue systems. Utsumi … Cited by 16 Related articles All 6 versions

A Survey of Arabic Dialogues Understanding for Spontaneous Dialogues and Instant Message ARA Elmadany, SM Abdou, M Gheith – arXiv preprint arXiv:1505.03084, 2015 – arxiv.org … Language Understanding (LU): Analyse the input textual “turn” by natural language processing (NLP) tools (eg, morphological analysis, part-of-speech tagging, and shallow parsing). … A dialog act is a specialized speech act. DAs are different in different dialog systems. … Cited by 2 Related articles All 6 versions

Classifying student dialogue acts with multimodal learning analytics A Ezen-Can, JF Grafsgaard, JC Lester… – Proceedings of the Fifth …, 2015 – dl.acm.org … Subject Descriptors K.3.1 [Computers and Education]: Computer Uses in Ed- ucation; I.2.7 [Artificial Intelligence]: Natural Language Processing—Discourse … This work is a step toward developing tutorial dialogue systems that rely on unsupervised models to provide flexible and … Cited by 4 Related articles All 6 versions

Towards taxonomy of errors in chat-oriented dialogue systems R Higashinaka, K Funakoshi, M Araki… – 16th Annual Meeting of …, 2015 – aclweb.org … In P. Cole and J. Morgan, editors, Syntax and Semantics 3: Speech Acts, pages 41–58. … Towards an open-domain con- versational system fully based on natural language processing. In Proc. … ISCA Workshop on Error Handling in Spoken Dialogue Systems, pages 11–16. … Cited by 5 Related articles All 9 versions

Natural Language For Human Robot Interaction H Khayrallah, S Trott, J Feldman – … of the Workshop on Human-Robot …, 2015 – bradhayes.info … I.2.7 [Artificial Intelligence]: Natural Language Processing – discourse, language parsing and understanding. … ECG constructions can also capture indirect speech acts like: “I want the red boxed … We could also benefit from the lessons learned in dialog systems (McTear 2002). … Cited by 4 Related articles All 7 versions

Modeling users emotional state for an enhanced human-machine interaction D Griol, JM Molina – … Conference on Hybrid Artificial Intelligence Systems, 2015 – Springer … This is the case of most information providing spoken dialog systems, in which a … and cooperativeness measures analyze the frequency of different speech acts and reflect … different aspects from the areas of knowledge representation, natural language processing, user modeling … Cited by 2 Related articles

Automatic dialogue acts classification in Slovak dialogues M Pleva, S Ondáš, J Juhár – … RADIOELEKTRONIKA), 2015 25th …, 2015 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … in: Connectionist, statistical and symbolic approaches to learning for natural language processing, 1996, pp. … et al., “Development of Slovak GALAXY/voiceXML based spoken language dialogue system to retrieve … [13] G. Leech and M. Weisser, “Generic speech act annotation for … Cited by 2 Related articles

From spoken language to ontology-driven dialogue management D Mouromtsev, L Kovriguina, Y Emelyanov… – … Conference on Text, …, 2015 – Springer … There is a number of plan-based dialogue systems in healthcare1 and technology[1] which support mixed initiative and interpret the dialogue … 3 Natural Language Processing Engine … Dialogue types proposed in MMIL can be mapped to speech acts (see full MMIL manual in [5]). … Cited by 3 Related articles All 3 versions

Layers of interpretation: On grammar and compositionality EM Bender, D Flickinger, S Oepen, W Packard… – Proceedings of the 11th …, 2015 – aclweb.org … of NLU from its early days, including work seeking to support dialogue systems, database interfaces … P. Cole and JL Morgan (Eds.), Syntax and Semantics 3: Speech Acts, pp. … In Proceedings of the 2011 International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing, Chiang Mai … Cited by 3 Related articles All 9 versions

Turn-taking phenomena in incremental dialogue systems H Khouzaimi, R Laroche, F Lefevre – … in Natural Language Processing, 2015 – cs.cmu.edu Proceedings of the 2015 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, pages 1890–1895, Lisbon, Portugal, 17-21 September 2015. … 2009. A finite- state turn-taking model for spoken dialog systems. … Speech Acts: An Essay in the Phi- losophy of Language. … Cited by 3 Related articles All 10 versions

Natural language processing in serious games: a state of the art D Picca, D Jaccard, G Eberlé – Int J Serious Games, 2015 – pdfs.semanticscholar.org … As the scenario is restricted to bullying, the number of speech acts can be summarized within three categories: help, Page 9. Picca D., Jaccard D., Eberlé G., Natural Language Processing in Serious Games: A state of the art. pag. 85 International Journal of Serious Games … Cited by 1 Related articles All 2 versions

Artificial conversations for customer service chatter bots: Architecture, algorithms, and evaluation metrics C Chakrabarti, GF Luger – Expert Systems with Applications, 2015 – Elsevier … Syntactic approaches use techniques from natural language processing and computational linguistics to parse and generate … State tracking is an important task in management of dialog systems. … Section 3 introduces key concepts from the theory of speech acts, pragmatics, and … Cited by 2 Related articles All 5 versions

JANA: An Arabic human-human dialogues corpus ARA Elmadany, SM Abdou… – Recent Trends in …, 2015 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … the DAs terminology is approximately the equivalent of the speech act of Searle … with an Egyptian dialect to build an understanding model of a dialogue system. … to Arabic Dialogue Acts Classifications,” 4th International Conferences on Natural Language Processing (NLP-2015 … Cited by 1 Related articles

Automated Labelling of Dialogue Modes In Tutorial Dialogues. V Rus, NB Niraula, N Maharjan… – FLAIRS …, 2015 – pdfs.semanticscholar.org … Karnavat, Pomeroy, Graesser, & the TRG, 2000; Serafin & Di Eugenio, 2004) and natural language processing (NLP; Reithinger & … The related task of speech act prediction, which is about deciding what next speech act the automated dialogue system should generate, has … Cited by 1 Related articles All 2 versions

Turn Segmentation into Utterances for Arabic Spontaneous Dialogues and Instance Messages ARA Elmadany, SM Abdou, M Gheith – arXiv preprint arXiv:1505.03081, 2015 – arxiv.org … KEYWORDS Spoken Dialogue systems, Dialogues Language Understanding, Dialogue Utterances Segmentation, Dialogue Acts, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing … [11] L. Shala, V. Rus, and A. Graesser, “Automatic Speech Act Classification In Arabic … Cited by 1 Related articles All 6 versions

Using summarization to discover argument facets in online idealogical dialog A Misra, P Anand, JEF Tree, MA Walker – NAACL HLT, 2015 – anthology.aclweb.org … Amita Misra, Pranav Anand, Jean Fox Tree, and Marilyn Walker UC Santa Cruz Natural Language and Dialogue Systems Lab 1156 N. High. … Other work attempts to identify general categories of speech-acts such as disagree- ments or justifications (Misra and Walker, 2015; Bi … Cited by 5 Related articles All 7 versions

Towards benevolent sales assistants in retailing scenarios S Janzen, W Maass – International Conference on Applications of Natural …, 2015 – Springer … Natural Language Processing and Information Systems. … In this paper, we investigated dialogue systems that are benevolent towards a dialogue partner, ie benevolent agents try to find a fair balance … Paquette, MA: The logic of conversation: from speech acts to the logic of games … Cited by 1 Related articles

Perception of Artificial Agents and Utterance Friendliness in Dialogue S Griffiths, F Eyssel, A Philippsen, C Pietsch… – Proceedings of the …, 2015 – mahasalem.net … is that while such dialogues are based on generic speech acts, there is … The curious robot as a case-study for comparing dialog systems’, AI Magazine … and Robert Dale, Building Natural Language Generation Systems, Studies in Natural Language Processing, Cambridge Univer … Cited by 1 Related articles All 6 versions

Narrative variations in a virtual storyteller SM Lukin, MA Walker – International Conference on Intelligent Virtual …, 2015 – Springer … M. Lukin 1 and Marilyn A. Walker 1. (1) Natural Language and Dialogue Systems Lab, Baskin … generated with direct speech and with different personality models (character voices) for each speech act. … In: Procs of the 5th conference on Applied natural language processing, pp. … Cited by 2 Related articles All 2 versions

Reinforcement Learning of Multi-Issue Negotiation Dialogue Policies A Papangelis, K Georgila – 16th Annual Meeting of the Special Interest …, 2015 – aclweb.org … mann and Young, 2009), and was used in a restau- rant recommendation dialogue system. … We re- placed the speech acts with full sentences but for arguments we used … of the Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP), Vancou- ver, Canada. … Cited by 2 Related articles All 11 versions

Dialog State Tracking Challenge 4 S Kim, LF D’Haro, RE Banchs, J Williams… – 2015 – colips.org … In addition to this main task, we also propose a series of pilot tracks for the core components in developing end-to-end dialog systems based on the … SLU): The objective of this task is to tag a given utterance (either from the tourist or the tour guide) with speech acts and semantic … Cited by 1 Related articles All 2 versions

Automated identification of relative social status K Metcalf, D Leake – Proceedings of the Third Annual Conference on …, 2015 – Citeseer … & Cataldo, 1989; Rienks et al., 2006; Biren et al., 2012; Nguyen et al., 2014), speech act features, degree of … ITSPOKE: An intelligent tutoring spoken dialogue system. … In Proceedings of the 2014 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP) (pp. … Cited by 1 Related articles All 7 versions

Authoring conversation-based assessment scenarios D Zapata-Rivera, T Jackson, IR Katz – … for Intelligent Tutoring …, 2015 – researchgate.net … Discussion Traditional authoring tools for dialogue systems assume that authors are familiar with computer natural language processing techniques (eg … expressions for predefined categories of responses (eg, meta-communicative responses); • Speech Acts used to … Cited by 2 Related articles All 2 versions …

NADIA: A Simplified Approach Towards the Development of Natural Dialogue Systems MM Berg – International Conference on Applications of Natural …, 2015 – Springer … Natural Language Processing and Information Systems. … System-oriented Dialogue Acts: Dialogue acts base on speech acts [1] and capture the type of an utterance in a dialogue, be it a … For a simple dialogue system we do not need the full range of complexity of dialogue acts. … Related articles All 4 versions

Towards computer-assisted language learning with robots, wikipedia and CogInfoCom G Wilcock, S Yamamoto – … (CogInfoCom), 2015 6th IEEE …, 2015 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … [2] note that approaches such as Speech Act Theory can … in Section II-C. Proposals for further advancing such systems by exploiting natural language processing techniques are … B. WikiTalk WikiTalk is an interactive spoken dialogue system for Wikipedia-based open-domain … Related articles

Arabic Dialogue System for Hotel Reservation based on Natural Language Processing Techniques A Moubaiddin, O Shalbak, B Hammo… – Computación y …, 2015 – scielo.org.mx … Arabic Dialogue System for Hotel Reservation based on Natural Language Processing Techniques 121 … To the best of our knowledge, there is no published work on Arabic dialogue systems. … [28] presented an automated method for the task of speech act classification for Arabic … Related articles All 8 versions

Introduction to Intellectual Conversational Agents K Panesar – Epicurious, 2015 – bradfordcollege.ac.uk … a multifunctional, multilingual and multi-purpose lexical–conceptual knowledge base for natural language processing and natural … Scerri, D. and Dingli, A.(2012) Analysing Input in Dialog Systems. … 3-4. Searle, JR (1969) Speech Acts: An Essay in the Philosophy of Language. … Related articles All 2 versions

Towards Understanding Egyptian Arabic Dialogues ARA Elmadany, SM Abdou, M Gheith – arXiv preprint arXiv:1509.03208, 2015 – arxiv.org … General Terms Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning, Support Vector Machine. … utterance with short words; the DAs terminology is approximately the equivalent of the speech act of Searle (1969) and DAs is different based on dialogue systems domains [1 … Related articles All 10 versions

A new Automatic approach for Understanding the Spontaneous Utterance in Human-Machine Dialogue based on Automatic Text Categorization M Lichouri, A Djeradi, R Djeradi – Proceedings of the International …, 2015 – dl.acm.org … Categories and Subject Descriptors I.2.7 [Natural Language Processing]: Language parsing and understanding ; H … The understanding of an ut- terance in SDS (Speech Dialog System) is of a … approach (based mainly on a language model and speech acts), Stochastic approach … Related articles

Combining Several User Models to Improve and Adapt the Dialog Management Process in Spoken Dialog Systems D Griol, JM Molina, A Sanchis, Z Callejas – International Workshop on …, 2015 – Springer … MIT Press, Cambridge (2012). 9. Schatzmann, J., Thomson, B., Young, S.: Error simulation for training statistical dialogue systems. … In: Speech Acts for Dialogue Agents, pp. … Zukerman, I., Litman, D.: Natural language processing and user modeling: synergies and limitations. … Related articles

Dialogue Platform for Interactive Personal Assistant Software Y Park, S Kang, M Koo, J Seo – … Dialog Systems and Intelligent Assistants, 2015 – Springer … Keywords Dialogue engine • Natural language processing • Dialogue platform • Dialogue manager … (eds.), Natural Language Dialog Systems and Intelligent … domains, the interactive personal assistant defines five analysis factors: domain, speech act, predicator, named entity … Related articles All 3 versions

Semantic Features for Dialogue Act Recognition P Král, L Lenc, C Cerisara – International Conference on Statistical …, 2015 – Springer … 3. Berger, AL, Pietra, VJD, Pietra, SAD: A maximum entropy approach to natural language processing. … C., Lavie, A., Gates, D., Wallace, D., Peterson, K.: Domain Specific speech acts for spoken … and derivation rules for robust dialogue act detection in a spoken dialogue system. … Related articles All 7 versions

An Improved Method for Detection of Satire from User-Generated Content STOPT Nafis, S Khanna – Citeseer … It is a sophisticated form of speech act widely used in online communities … NLP applications, such as safe search, review summary reports, engaging dialogue systems and review … author also considers the figurative language processing as a field of natural language processing. …

A Simultaneous Recognition Framework for the Spoken Language Understanding Module of Intelligent Personal Assistant Software on Smart Phones C Lee, Y Ko, J Seo – Volume 2: Short Papers – anthology.aclweb.org … for Computational Linguistics and the 7th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing (Short Papers … In addition, since the SLU module in the previous dialogue systems has a … module consists of four compo- nents: named entity (NE), speech-act, target and … Related articles All 10 versions

Dialog Technology Bibliography NG Ward, G Skantze – pdfs.semanticscholar.org … In Clark, A.; Fox, C.; and Lappin, S., eds., Handbook of Com- putational Linguistics and Natural Language Processing. Blackwell. … Concept type prediction and responsive adaptation in a dialogue system. Dialogue and Discourse 3. 9 Page 10. … Speech acts and dialog TTS. … Related articles All 2 versions

Toward Domain-Independent Dialogue Planning T Marques, M Rovatsos – homepages.inf.ed.ac.uk … to engage in dialogue with humans has received a lot of interest in the multiagent systems and natural language processing literature, most of … symbolic planning provides us with representations that can be easily combined with the semantics of speech acts commonly used in … Related articles All 2 versions

Dialogue Act Recognition for Text-based Sinhala S Palihakkara, D Sahabandu, A Shamsudeen… – ltrc.iiit.ac.in … However the amount of research carried out in the area of Natural Language Processing (NLP) for Sinhala is not … In Proceedings of the EACL-03 Workshop on Dialogue Systems: Interaction, Adaptation and Styles of … Expression and meaning: Studies in the theory of speech acts. … Related articles

Dialogue grammar induction M SNAITH, C REED – arg.dundee.ac.uk … Sitting between these two is the third component, a derivative of speech act theory (Searle, 1969) which connects propositional … Grammar induction in general is a signi icant problem in computational linguistics and natural language processing. … An inquiry dialogue system. … Related articles

Example-based dialog modeling for a mobile system T Cunha – researchgate.net … 3 Dialogue Systems approaches … It has a great operational cost, because involves a great number of processes, variation of the applications domain and problems of natural language processing. … 4.1 Dialogue Act Dialogue Act (DA) is a categorization of speech acts. … Related articles

Improved multi-kernel SVM for multi-modal and imbalanced dialogue act classification Y Zhou, X Cui, Q Hu, Y Jia – 2015 International Joint …, 2015 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … research results show that the accent of an utterance is also essential to determine the DA tags in a Chinese dialogue system [5]. While … Other kernel functions have also been proposed for particular applications, including natural language processing [18] and bioinformatics [19 … Cited by 1 Related articles

Natural Language Processing for Foreign Language Learning J Kausler – 2015 – scholarlycommons.obu.edu … 1.1.1 Natural Language Processing The field of natural language processing is one of the oldest fields of study in computer sci- ence … algorithms that could understand discourse structure and focus, as well as the related problems of reference resolution and speech act theory in … Related articles

Complex Event Extraction using DRUM J Allen, W de Beaumont, L Galescu… – ACL-IJCNLP …, 2015 – anthology.aclweb.org … and domain configurability, the core system has the capabil- ity to incorporate a variety of statistical and sym- bolic natural language processing components in the front … For instance, in dialogue systems speech acts such as CONFIRM (eg, ok) or GREET (eg, hello) are expected. … Related articles All 7 versions

Analyzing dialogue breakdowns in chat-oriented dialogue systems R Higashinaka, K Funakoshi, M Mizukami… – errare2015.racai.ro … Towards an open-domain conversational sys- tem fully based on natural language processing,” in Proc. … Logic and conversation,” in Syntax and Se- mantics 3: Speech Acts, P. Cole … and A. Oulasvirta, “Analysis of communication failures for spoken dialogue systems,” in Proc. … Related articles

Oxford Handbooks Online R Fernández – staff.fnwi.uva.nl … the Information State Update approach to dialogue management, a framework for the development of the dialogue management component of dialogue systems (see Chapter 41 … As we pointed out in section 2.1, dialogue acts can be seen as a generalization of speech acts. … Related articles

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Measuring the differences between human-human and human-machine dialogs D Griol, J Molina – 2015 – gredos.usal.es … There is also a wide range of natural language processing applications for which discourse … to the problem solving domain of the Facilisimo spoken dialog system, which acts … cooperativeness measures: These measures analyze the frequency of different speech acts and study …

Natural Language Processing Research with NAO Robots J De Smedt – scriptiebank.be … Table 1 summarizes the four most important differences between artificial and natural languages that lead to difficulties for natural language processing. All these problems need to be solved to create “conversational agents” or “dialogue systems”: programs that communicate … Related articles

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Recent developments in the study of cognitive processing of emotionally arousing words M Iza, J Ezquerro – Cognitive Linguistic Studies, 2015 – ingentaconnect.com … 2003), comprehension of speech acts related to object-directed actions does not involve … Likewise, dialogue systems, mixed-initiative planning systems, or systems that learn from … Natural language processing models, among other things, try to account for how words are … Related articles All 2 versions

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Culture Clubs Processing Speech by Deriving and Exploiting Linguistic Subcultures DG Brizan – 2015 – gc.cuny.edu … as a tool for actors, it is become valuable to customer service representatives and people in other fields. A dialogue system could be created from the speech signals of one linguistic subculture and could generate prompts to the human interlocutor using text-to-speech (TTS). … Related articles All 2 versions

Social talk capabilities for dialogue systems T Klüwer – 2015 – universaar.uni-saarland.de … Social Talk Capabilities for Dialogue Systems Tina Klüwer T in a K lü w e r S o cia l Ta lk C a p a b ilitie … Page 2. Tina Klüwer Social Talk Capabilities for Dialogue Systems universaar Universitätsverlag des Saarlandes Saarland University Press Presses Universitaires de la Sarre … Cited by 1 Related articles All 3 versions

RoboCHAIR: Creative Assistant for Question Generation and Ranking S Pollak, B Lesjak, J Kranjc… – Computational …, 2015 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … technologies can be used in question-answering (eg [9]), dialogue systems (eg [10 … relevant sentences from which questions should be generated, a natural language processing question construction … from Biber [20], namely the certainty, likelihood, and speech act categories. … Related articles

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Data mining and education KR Koedinger, S D’Mello… – Wiley …, 2015 – Wiley Online Library Skip to Main Content. Wiley Online Library. Log in / Register. Log In E-Mail Address Password Forgotten Password? Remember Me. … Cited by 11 Related articles All 6 versions

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Conversation-based Assessment Scenarios D Zapata-Rivera, T Jackson… – … for Intelligent Tutoring …, 2015 – books.google.com … Discussion Traditional authoring tools for dialogue systems assume that authors are familiar with computer natural language processing techniques (eg … expressions for predefined categories of responses (eg, meta-communicative responses); ? Speech Acts used to … Related articles

Students´ language in computer-assisted tutoring of mathematical proofs MA Wolska – 2015 – universaar.uni-saarland.de … to the format of the study material presentation having a priming-like effect. These results have implications for the implementation of tutorial dialogue systems. On the one hand, more natural language, be it resulting from a verbose … Cited by 4 Related articles

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Situated Learning and Understanding of Natural Language Y Artzi – 2015 – digital.lib.washington.edu … utterances in dialog systems. Such an approach, when integrated into complete systems, has the … Each system statement is labeled with representations of its speech act and logical mean- ing, in parentheses. User utterances have no labels. Conversations of this type … Related articles All 4 versions

Recovering from failure by asking for help RA Knepper, S Tellex, A Li, N Roy, D Rus – Autonomous Robots, 2015 – Springer … utterance is unambiguous. Goodman and Stuhlmüller (2013) describe a rational speech-act theory of language understanding, where the speaker chooses actions that maximize expected global utility. Similarly, recent work … Cited by 1 Related articles All 6 versions

Foundational considerations for the development of the Globalcrimeterm subontology: A research project based on FunGramKB ÁF Lago – Onomázein, 2015 – academia.edu … is promising and concerns many relevant areas of NLP, includ- ing dialogue systems, expert agents … interface) and by machines (through its future application to natural language processing (NLP) systems … iii) one which represents the structure of the information of a speech act. … All 6 versions

Human tutorial instruction in the raw Y Gil – ACM Transactions on Interactive Intelligent Systems ( …, 2015 – dl.acm.org … We draw from the literature on natural language processing for research on several analyses of corpora containing diverse written instructions. … in expressing the same kind of information, particularly in analyses done to develop speech recognition and dialogue systems. … Cited by 3 Related articles All 6 versions

Construction Grammar (s) A Baicchi – Construction Learning as a Complex Adaptive System, 2015 – Springer … response construction (Him a good actor?), and, more recently, speech acts (Could you … the Embodiment Hypothesis, set out to computationally develop a dialogue system about objects … patterns, a methodology that has proved fruitful for Natural Language Processing (NLP) in … Related articles

Chinese spelling checker based on an inverted index list with a rescoring mechanism JF Yeh, WY Chen, MC Su – ACM Transactions on Asian and Low- …, 2015 – dl.acm.org … Because words are building blocks in the domain of natural language processing, spelling and typographical errors usually have negative effects. … Page 2. i i i i 17:2 J.-F. Yeh et al. Moreover, natural language processing is useful for obtaining information from large-scale data. … Cited by 1 Related articles

Multiple topic identification in human/human conversations X Bost, G Senay, M El-Bèze, R De Mori – Computer Speech & Language, 2015 – Elsevier The paper deals with the automatic analysis of real-life telephone conversations between an agent and a customer of a customer care service (ccs). The applicati. Cited by 1 Related articles All 3 versions

Semantic mapping for mobile robotics tasks: A survey I Kostavelis, A Gasteratos – Robotics and Autonomous Systems, 2015 – Elsevier The evolution of contemporary mobile robotics has given thrust to a series of additional conjunct technologies. Of such is the semantic mapping, which provides. Cited by 22 Related articles All 5 versions

[BOOK] Construction Learning as a Complex Adaptive System: Psycholinguistic Evidence from L2 Learners of English A Baicchi – 2015 – books.google.com Page 1. SPRINGER BRIEFS IN EDUCATION Annalisa Baicchi Construction Learning as a Complex Adaptive System Psycholinguistic Evidence from L2 Learners of English 123 Page 2. SpringerBriefs in Education Page 3. More … Related articles

[BOOK] Text Genres and Registers: The Computation of Linguistic Features CA Fang, J Cao – 2015 – books.google.com … His research interests include corpus linguistics, computational linguistics, dialogue systems and information … It has as a result revolutionised natural language processing systems that can now … of investigation such as multiword expressions, parts of speech and speech act. … Related articles

How a systemic functional grammar works: the RP Fawcett, GH Tucker, YQ Lin – New Concepts in Natural …, 2015 – books.google.com … We shall meet examples of many of them in part 4. Other types of meaning, such as ‘speech act’meaning or ‘register variation'(eg signalling “informality’), have their place in the overall framework of systemic functional linguistics (SFL).” Indeed, in the present model register … Related articles

Semantics and Pragmatics of Spatial Reference D Golland – 2015 – eecs.berkeley.edu … In order to have a two-way interaction with a natural language processing system, the system must be able to generate utterances. … The second approach follows the work of Austin (1962), and it describes natural language as a social activity, where speech acts are behavioral … Cited by 1 Related articles All 4 versions

[BOOK] Robots that talk and listen: technology and social impact J Markowitz – 2015 – books.google.com … D Linguistic and nonverbal effectiveness | 87 E Adaptive dialogue|88 III A framework for human-robot dialogue-systems|89 A … For these digital natives, learning systems equipped with networking functionality and real- time, natural language processing can build a greater sense … Cited by 3 Related articles All 2 versions

A Case Study of the Communicative Abilities of a Subject with Mosaic Patau Syndrome I Rummo – 2015 – dspace.ut.ee … Auli Hakulinen has claimed that nowadays linguistic discourse analysis originates from speech act theory. This type … action. Another philosopher, John Searle (born 1932), has developed the idea of speech acts onwards. The … Cited by 2 Related articles

Unsupervised extraction of semantic relations using discourse information J Conrath – 2015 – thesesups.ups-tlse.fr … Each of them brought the subject of this thesis into a different light and I am very grateful for the broad perspective on natural language processing and lexical semantics they allowed me to acquire. … They are however crucial in many natural language processing tasks. … Related articles

[BOOK] Computer Interpretation of Metaphoric Phrases SW Russell – 2015 – books.google.com … 1.3 Modeling metaphoric communication The purposes of computational natural language processing include translation, text summary, information retrieval, data mining and … and Allen [16] and Allen and Per- rault [1] base their analysis of indirect speech acts (considered by … Related articles All 4 versions

Scalable Intelligence for Scheduling Systems BMA Cunha – 2015 – recipp.ipp.pt Page 1. Scalable Intelligence for Scheduling Systems BRUNO MIGUEL ALMEIDA CUNHA Outubro de 2015 Page 2. Scalable Intelligence for Scheduling Systems Bruno Miguel Almeida Cunha Dissertation to obtain the Master of Science degree in … Related articles All 2 versions

Page numbers are hyperlinked to the corresponding abstract. A Archakis – slm.uni-hamburg.de … linguists have a long involvement in supporting surveillance activities through work in areas such as cryptography, natural language processing, and language … while such hashtags have a clear metalinguistic function as a reference to the illocution of the speech act, they are … Related articles