University of Hertfordshire

A fast partial parse of natural language sentences using a connectionist method

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    Accepted author manuscript, 183 KB, PDF document

  • C. Lyon
  • R. Dickerson
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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProcs of the 7th Conf of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics
Subtitle of host publicationEACL'95
PublisherMorgan Kaufmann Publishers Inc.
Pages215-222
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1995

Abstract

The pattern matching capabilities of neural networks can be used to locate syntactic constituents of natural language. This paper describes a fully automated--hybrid system, using neural nets operating within a grammatic framework. It addresses the representation--of language for connectionist processing, and describes methods of constraining the problem size. The function of the network is briefly explained, and results are given.

Notes

Original paper can be found at: http://portal.acm.org/citation.cfmid=976973 DOI : 10.3115/976973.977004

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