Word sense disambiguation using automatically acquired verbal preferences

Carroll, John and McCarthy, Diana (2000) Word sense disambiguation using automatically acquired verbal preferences. Computers and the Humanities, 34 (1-2). pp. 109-114. ISSN 0010-4817

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The selectional preferences of verbal predicates are an importantcomponent of a computational lexicon. They have frequently been citedas being useful for WSD, alongside other sources ofknowledge. We evaluate automatically acquired selectional preferenceson the level playing field provided by SENSEVAL to examine towhat extent they help in WSD.

Item Type: Article
Schools and Departments: School of Engineering and Informatics > Informatics
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA0075 Electronic computers. Computer science
Depositing User: Chris Keene
Date Deposited: 26 Feb 2008
Last Modified: 02 Jul 2019 21:04
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/1405
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