Looking for Errors: A Declarative Formalism for Resource-Adaptive Language Checking

Andrew Bredenkamp; Berthold Crysmann; Mirela Petrea

In: Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation. International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC-00), May 31 - June 2, Athen, Greece, Pages 667-673, 2000.


The paper describes a phenomenonbased approach to grammar checking, which draws on the integration of different shallow NLP technologies, including morphological and POS taggers, as well as probabilistic and rulebased partial parsers. We present a declarative specification formalism for grammar checking and controlled language applications which greatly facilitates the development of checking components.

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Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz
German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence