A Deterministic Dependency Parser for Japanese

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Abstract

We present a rule-based, deterministic dependency parser for Japanese. It was implemented in C++, using object classes that reflect linguistic concepts and thus facilitate the transfer of linguistic intuitions into code. The parser first chunks morphemes into one-word phrases and then parses from the right to the left. The average parsing accuracy is 83.6%.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the MT Summit VII: MT in the Great Translation Era
Place of PublicationSingapore
PublisherAsia-Pacific Association for Machine Translation
Pages547-555
Number of pages9
Publication statusPublished - 1999
EventMachine Translation Summit - MT in the Great Translation Era - Kent Ridge Digital Labs, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Duration: 13 Sep 199917 Sep 1999

Conference

ConferenceMachine Translation Summit - MT in the Great Translation Era
Country/TerritorySingapore
Period13/09/9917/09/99

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