Tasks of Natural Language Processing


See also:

Anaphora | Automatic Summarization | Collocation Extraction | Language Identification | Lemmatization | Linguistic Empathy | Machine Translation | Named-entity Recognition | Part-of-speech Tagging | Phrase Chunking | Relationship Extraction | Semantic Role Labeling | Sentence Boundary Disambiguation | Shallow Parsing | Stemming | Terminology Extraction | Text Segmentation | Textual Entailment | Tokenization | Truecasing

1) Anaphora (Anaphora Resolver) .. a type of expression whose reference depends on another referential element ..

2) Automatic Summarization (Summarizer/Summariser) .. the creation of a shortened version of a text by a computer .. [API]

3) Collocation Extraction (Collocation Extractor) .. the task of extracting collocations automatically from a corpus ..

4) Language Identification .. language detection, the process of determining which natural language given content is .. [API]

5) Lemmatization (Lemmatizer/Lemmatiser) .. the process of grouping together the different inflected forms of a word, see stemming .. [API]

6) Linguistic Empathy .. the “point of view” in an anaphoric utterance ..

7) Machine Translation .. the use of software to translate text or speech from one natural language to another .. [API]

8) Named-Entity Recognition (Named-Entity Recognizer/Recogniser) .. entity extraction seeks to locate and classify atomic elements in text .. [API]

9) Natural Language Parsing? (Natural Language Parser/Parsers) .. parsing, or more formally syntactic analysis, is the process of analyzing a text ..

10) Part-of-speech Tagging (POS Tagger/Taggers) .. the process of marking up a word in a text (corpus) as corresponding to a particular part of speech .. [API]

11) Phrase Chunking (Phrase Chunker) .. separates and segments a sentence into its subconstituents ..

12) Relation Extraction (Relation Extractor) .. the detection and classification of semantic relationship mentions within a set .. [API]

13) Semantic Role Labeling (Semantic Role Labeler/Labeller) .. the detection of the semantic arguments associated with the predicate or verb ..

14) Sentence Boundary Disambiguation (Sentence Boundary Disambiguator/Disambiguators) .. the problem of deciding where sentences begin and end ..

15) Shallow Parsing (Shallow Parser) .. (versus deep parsing) or light parsing, see chunking (chunking module) ..

16) Stemming (Stemmer) .. the process for reducing inflected, or derived, words to their stem, base or root ..

17) Terminology Extraction (Term Extraction/Extractor) .. keyword extraction, automatically extract relevant terms .. [API]

18) Text Segmentation (Text Segmenter/Segmenters) .. dividing written text into meaningful units ..

19) Textual Entailment (Textual Entailer/Entailers) .. a directional relation between text fragments ..

20) Tokenization (Tokenizer/Tokeniser) .. breaking a stream of text up into words, phrases, symbols, or other meaningful elements ..

21) Truecasing (True-casing/Truecaser) .. determining the proper capitalization of words ..

22) Word-sense Disambiguation (Word-sense Disambiguator/Disambiguators) .. the process of identifying which sense of a word is used, when the word has multiple meanings ..