Parsing Coordination Extragrammatically

Valmi Dufour-Lussier 1 Bruno Guillaume 2 Guy Perrier 2
1 ORPAILLEUR - Knowledge representation, reasonning
INRIA Lorraine, LORIA - Laboratoire Lorrain de Recherche en Informatique et ses Applications
2 SEMAGRAMME - Semantic Analysis of Natural Language
Inria Nancy - Grand Est, LORIA - NLPKD - Department of Natural Language Processing & Knowledge Discovery
Abstract : We propose to process coordination at the parsing level as a linguistic performance issue, outside the grammar, rather than as a matter of competence. We apply a specific algorithm to combine coordinated syntactic structures that were partially parsed using a coordination- less grammar, resulting in a directed acyclic parse graph in which constituent sharing appears sharply. This article presents an algorithm working within the framework of Tree-Adjoining Grammars (although it can be adapted to other formalisms) that is able to handle many types of coordinative constructions, including left and right node raising, argument clusters, and verb gapping.
Type de document :
Communication dans un congrès
5th Language & Technology Conference - LTC'11, Nov 2011, Poznan, Poland. 2011
Liste complète des métadonnées
Contributeur : Bruno Guillaume <>
Soumis le : jeudi 10 novembre 2011 - 11:12:17
Dernière modification le : mardi 18 décembre 2018 - 16:38:01


  • HAL Id : hal-00639929, version 1



Valmi Dufour-Lussier, Bruno Guillaume, Guy Perrier. Parsing Coordination Extragrammatically. 5th Language & Technology Conference - LTC'11, Nov 2011, Poznan, Poland. 2011. 〈hal-00639929〉



Consultations de la notice