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Parsing English with a link grammar

Author: Daniel D Sleator; Davy Temperley
Publisher: Pittsburgh, Pa. : School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, ©1991.
Series: Research paper (Carnegie Mellon University. School of Computer Science), CMU-CS-91-196.
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Abstract: "We develop a formal grammatical system called a link grammar, show how English grammar can be encoded in such a system, and give algorithms for efficiently parsing with a link grammar. Although the expressive power of link grammars is equivalent to that of context free grammars, encoding natural language grammars appears to be much easier with the new system. We have written a program for general link  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel D Sleator; Davy Temperley
OCLC Number: 25502860
Notes: "October 1991."
Description: 91 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Series Title: Research paper (Carnegie Mellon University. School of Computer Science), CMU-CS-91-196.
Responsibility: Daniel D.K. Sleator, Davy Temperley.

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Abstract: "We develop a formal grammatical system called a link grammar, show how English grammar can be encoded in such a system, and give algorithms for efficiently parsing with a link grammar. Although the expressive power of link grammars is equivalent to that of context free grammars, encoding natural language grammars appears to be much easier with the new system. We have written a program for general link parsing and written a link grammar for the English language. The performance of this preliminary system -- both in the breadth of English phenomena that it captures and in the computational resources used -- indicates that the approach may have practical uses as well as linguistic significance. Our program is written in C and may be obtained through the internet."

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