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Anthology Volume Papers
E09-1 Proceedings of the 12th Conference of the European Chapter of the ACL (EACL 2009) 101
E09-2 Proceedings of the Demonstrations Session at EACL 2009 18
E09-3 Proceedings of the Student Research Workshop at EACL 2009 12


Pdf Export Search Proceedings of the 12th Conference of the European Chapter of the ACL (EACL 2009)


Pdf Export Search Proceedings of the 12th Conference of the European Chapter of the ACL (EACL 2009)
[E09-1000]: Alex Lascarides | Claire Gardent | Joakim Nivre

Pdf Export Search Slacker Semantics: Why Superficiality, Dependency and Avoidance of Commitment can be the Right Way to Go
[E09-1001]: Ann Copestake

Pdf Export Search NLP and the Humanities: The Revival of an Old Liaison
[E09-1002]: Francisca Jong

Pdf Export Search On the Use of Comparable Corpora to Improve SMT performance
[E09-1003]: Sadaf Abdul-Rauf | Holger Schwenk

Pdf Export Search Contextual Phrase-Level Polarity Analysis Using Lexical Affect Scoring and Syntactic N-Grams
[E09-1004]: Apoorv Agarwal | Fadi Biadsy | Kathleen Mckeown

Pdf Export Search Personalizing PageRank for Word Sense Disambiguation
[E09-1005]: Eneko Agirre | Aitor Soroa

Pdf Export Search Supervised Domain Adaption for WSD
[E09-1006]: Eneko Agirre | Oier Lopez de Lacalle

Pdf Export Search Clique-Based Clustering for Improving Named Entity Recognition Systems
[E09-1007]: Julien Ah-Pine | Guillaume Jacquet

Pdf Export Search Correcting Automatic Translations through Collaborations between MT and Monolingual Target-\-Lan\-gua\-ge Users
[E09-1008]: Joshua Albrecht | Rebecca Hwa | G. Elisabeta Marai

Pdf Export Search Incremental Parsing with Parallel Multiple Context-Free Grammars
[E09-1009]: Krasimir Angelov

Pdf Export Search Data-Driven Semantic Analysis for Multilingual WSD and Lexical Selection in Translation
[E09-1010]: Marianna Apidianaki

Pdf Export Search Syntactic Phrase Reordering for English-to-Arabic Statistical Machine Translation
[E09-1011]: Ibrahim Badr | Rabih Zbib | James Glass

Pdf Export Search Incremental Parsing Models for Dialog Task Structure
[E09-1012]: Srinivas Bangalore | Amanda Stent

Pdf Export Search Bayesian Word Sense Induction
[E09-1013]: Samuel Brody | Mirella Lapata

Pdf Export Search Human Evaluation of a German Surface Realisation Ranker
[E09-1014]: Aoife Cahill | Martin Forst

Pdf Export Search Large-Coverage Root Lexicon Extraction for Hindi
[E09-1015]: Cohan Sujay Carlos | Monojit Choudhury | Sandipan Dandapat

Pdf Export Search Lexical Morphology in Machine Translation: A Feasibility Study
[E09-1016]: Bruno Cartoni

Pdf Export Search Predicting the Fluency of Text with Shallow Structural Features: Case Studies of Machine Translation and Human-Written Text
[E09-1017]: Jieun Chae | Ani Nenkova

Pdf Export Search EM Works for Pronoun Anaphora Resolution
[E09-1018]: Eugene Charniak | Micha Elsner

Pdf Export Search Web Augmentation of Language Models for Continuous Speech Recognition of SMS Text Messages
[E09-1019]: Mathias Creutz | Sami Virpioja | Anna Kovaleva

Pdf Export Search An Alignment Algorithm Using Belief Propagation and a Structure-Based Distortion Model
[E09-1020]: Fabien Cromierès | Sadao Kurohashi

Pdf Export Search Translation and Extension of Concepts Across Languages
[E09-1021]: Dmitry Davidov | Ari Rappoport

Pdf Export Search Learning to Interpret Utterances Using Dialogue History
[E09-1022]: David DeVault | Matthew Stone

Pdf Export Search Correcting Dependency Annotation Errors
[E09-1023]: Markus Dickinson

Pdf Export Search Re-Ranking Models for Spoken Language Understanding
[E09-1024]: Marco Dinarelli | Alessandro Moschitti | Giuseppe Riccardi

Pdf Export Search Inference Rules and their Application to Recognizing Textual Entailment
[E09-1025]: Georgiana Dinu | Rui Wang

Pdf Export Search Semi-Supervised Semantic Role Labeling
[E09-1026]: Hagen Fürstenau | Mirella Lapata

Pdf Export Search Cognitively Motivated Features for Readability Assessment
[E09-1027]: Lijun Feng | Noémie Elhadad | Matt Huenerfauth

Pdf Export Search Effects of Word Confusion Networks on Voice Search
[E09-1028]: Junlan Feng | Srinivas Bangalore

Pdf Export Search Company-Oriented Extractive Summarization of Financial News
[E09-1029]: Katja Filippova | Mihai Surdeanu | Massimiliano Ciaramita | Hugo Zaragoza

Pdf Export Search Reconstructing False Start Errors in Spontaneous Speech Text
[E09-1030]: Erin Fitzgerald | Keith Hall | Frederick Jelinek

Pdf Export Search TBL-Improved Non-Deterministic Segmentation and POS Tagging for a Chinese Parser
[E09-1031]: Martin Forst | Ji Fang

Pdf Export Search Who is “You”? Combining Linguistic and Gaze Features to Resolve Second-Person References in Dialogue
[E09-1032]: Matthew Frampton | Raquel Fernández | Patrick Ehlen | Mario Christoudias | Trevor Darrell | Stanley Peters

Pdf Export Search Rich Bitext Projection Features for Parse Reranking
[E09-1033]: Alexander Fraser | Renjing Wang | Hinrich Schütze

Pdf Export Search Parsing Mildly Non-Projective Dependency Structures
[E09-1034]: Carlos Gómez-Rodríguez | David Weir | John Carroll

Pdf Export Search Structural, Transitive and Latent Models for Biographic Fact Extraction
[E09-1035]: Nikesh Garera | David Yarowsky

Pdf Export Search Semitic Morphological Analysis and Generation Using Finite State Transducers with Feature Structures
[E09-1036]: Michael Gasser

Pdf Export Search Cube Summing, Approximate Inference with Non-Local Features, and Dynamic Programming without Semirings
[E09-1037]: Kevin Gimpel | Noah A. Smith

Pdf Export Search Enhancing Unlexicalized Parsing Performance Using a Wide Coverage Lexicon, Fuzzy Tag-Set Mapping, and EM-HMM-Based Lexical Probabilities
[E09-1038]: Yoav Goldberg | Reut Tsarfaty | Meni Adler | Michael Elhadad

Pdf Export Search Person Identification from Text and Speech Genre Samples
[E09-1039]: Jade Goldstein-Stewart | Ransom Winder | Roberta Sabin

Pdf Export Search End-to-End Evaluation in Simultaneous Translation
[E09-1040]: Olivier Hamon | Christian Fügen | Djamel Mostefa | Victoria Arranz | Muntsin Kolss | Alex Waibel | Khalid Choukri

Pdf Export Search Learning-Based Named Entity Recognition for Morphologically-Rich, Resource-Scarce Languages
[E09-1041]: Kazi Saidul Hasan | Md. Altaf ur Rahman | Vincent Ng

Pdf Export Search Weakly Supervised Part-of-Speech Tagging for Morphologically-Rich, Resource-Scarce Languages
[E09-1042]: Kazi Saidul Hasan | Vincent Ng

Pdf Export Search Improving Mid-Range Re-Ordering Using Templates of Factors
[E09-1043]: Hieu Hoang | Philipp Koehn

Pdf Export Search Rule Filtering by Pattern for Efficient Hierarchical Translation
[E09-1044]: Gonzalo Iglesias | Adrià Gispert | Eduardo R. Banga | William Byrne

Pdf Export Search An Empirical Study on Class-Based Word Sense Disambiguation
[E09-1045]: Rubén Izquierdo | Armando Suárez | German Rigau

Pdf Export Search Generating a Non-English Subjectivity Lexicon: Relations That Matter
[E09-1046]: Valentin Jijkoun | Katja Hofmann

Pdf Export Search Parsing Coordinations
[E09-1047]: Sandra Kübler | Erhard Hinrichs | Wolfgang Maier | Eva Klett

Pdf Export Search Automatic Single-Document Key Fact Extraction from Newswire Articles
[E09-1048]: Itamar Kastner | Christof Monz

Pdf Export Search N-Gram-Based Statistical Machine Translation versus Syntax Augmented Machine Translation: Comparison and System Combination
[E09-1049]: Maxim Khalilov | José A. R. Fonollosa

Pdf Export Search Lightly Supervised Transliteration for Machine Translation
[E09-1050]: Amit Kirschenbaum | Shuly Wintner

Pdf Export Search Optimization in Coreference Resolution is not Needed: A Nearly-Optimal Algorithm with Intensional Constraints
[E09-1051]: Manfred Klenner | Étienne Ailloud

Pdf Export Search A Logic of Semantic Representations for Shallow Parsing
[E09-1052]: Alexander Koller | Alex Lascarides

Pdf Export Search Dependency Trees and the Strong Generative Capacity of CCG
[E09-1053]: Alexander Koller | Marco Kuhlmann

Pdf Export Search Lattice Parsing to Integrate Speech Recognition and Rule-Based Machine Translation
[E09-1054]: Selçuk Köprü | Adnan Yazıcı

Pdf Export Search Treebank Grammar Techniques for Non-Projective Dependency Parsing
[E09-1055]: Marco Kuhlmann | Giorgio Satta

Pdf Export Search Improvements in Analogical Learning: Application to Translating Multi-Terms of the Medical Domain
[E09-1056]: Philippe Langlais | François Yvon | Pierre Zweigenbaum

Pdf Export Search Language-Independent Bilingual Terminology Extraction from a Multilingual Parallel Corpus
[E09-1057]: Els Lefever | Lieve Macken | Veronique Hoste

Pdf Export Search User Simulations for Context-Sensitive Speech Recognition in Spoken Dialogue Systems
[E09-1058]: Oliver Lemon | Ioannis Konstas

Pdf Export Search Sentiment Summarization: Evaluating and Learning User Preferences
[E09-1059]: Kevin Lerman | Sasha Blair-Goldensohn | Ryan McDonald

Pdf Export Search Correcting a POS-Tagged Corpus Using Three Complementary Methods
[E09-1060]: Hrafn Loftsson

Pdf rev Pdf Export Search Translation as Weighted Deduction
[E09-1061]: Adam Lopez

Pdf Export Search Performance Confidence Estimation for Automatic Summarization
[E09-1062]: Annie Louis | Ani Nenkova

Pdf Export Search Bilingually Motivated Domain-Adapted Word Segmentation for Statistical Machine Translation
[E09-1063]: Yanjun Ma | Andy Way

Pdf Export Search Evaluating the Inferential Utility of Lexical-Semantic Resources
[E09-1064]: Shachar Mirkin | Ido Dagan | Eyal Shnarch

Pdf Export Search Text-to-Text Semantic Similarity for Automatic Short Answer Grading
[E09-1065]: Michael Mohler | Rada Mihalcea

Pdf Export Search Syntactic and Semantic Kernels for Short Text Pair Categorization
[E09-1066]: Alessandro Moschitti

Pdf Export Search Discovering Global Patterns in Linguistic Networks through Spectral Analysis: A Case Study of the Consonant Inventories
[E09-1067]: Animesh Mukherjee | Monojit Choudhury | Ravi Kannan

Pdf Export Search Using Cycles and Quasi-Cycles to Disambiguate Dictionary Glosses
[E09-1068]: Roberto Navigli

Pdf Export Search Deterministic Shift-Reduce Parsing for Unification-Based Grammars by Using Default Unification
[E09-1069]: Takashi Ninomiya | Takuya Matsuzaki | Nobuyuki Shimizu | Hiroshi Nakagawa

Pdf Export Search Analysing Wikipedia and Gold-Standard Corpora for NER Training
[E09-1070]: Joel Nothman | Tara Murphy | James R. Curran

Pdf Export Search Using Lexical and Relational Similarity to Classify Semantic Relations
[E09-1071]: Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha | Ann Copestake

Pdf Export Search Empirical Evaluations of Animacy Annotation
[E09-1072]: Lilja Øvrelid

Pdf Export Search Outclassing Wikipedia in Open-Domain Information Extraction: Weakly-Supervised Acquisition of Attributes over Conceptual Hierarchies
[E09-1073]: Marius Paşca

Pdf Export Search Predicting Strong Associations on the Basis of Corpus Data
[E09-1074]: Yves Peirsman | Dirk Geeraerts

Pdf Export Search Measuring Frame Relatedness
[E09-1075]: Marco Pennacchiotti | Michael Wirth

Pdf Export Search Flexible Answer Typing with Discriminative Preference Ranking
[E09-1076]: Christopher Pinchak | Dekang Lin | Davood Rafiei

Pdf Export Search Semi-Supervised Polarity Lexicon Induction
[E09-1077]: Delip Rao | Deepak Ravichandran

Pdf Export Search Natural Language Generation as Planning Under Uncertainty for Spoken Dialogue Systems
[E09-1078]: Verena Rieser | Oliver Lemon

Pdf Export Search Tagging Urdu Text with Parts of Speech: A Tagger Comparison
[E09-1079]: Hassan Sajjad | Helmut Schmid

Pdf Export Search Unsupervised Methods for Head Assignments
[E09-1080]: Federico Sangati | Willem Zuidema

Pdf Export Search A General, Abstract Model of Incremental Dialogue Processing
[E09-1081]: David Schlangen | Gabriel Skantze

Pdf Export Search Word Lattices for Multi-Source Translation
[E09-1082]: Josh Schroeder | Trevor Cohn | Philipp Koehn

Pdf Export Search Frequency Matters: Pitch Accents and Information Status
[E09-1083]: Katrin Schweitzer | Michael Walsh | Bernd Möbius | Arndt Riester | Antje Schweitzer | Hinrich Schütze

Pdf Export Search Using Non-Lexical Features to Identify Effective Indexing Terms for Biomedical Illustrations
[E09-1084]: Matthew Simpson | Dina Demner-Fushman | Charles Sneiderman | Sameer K. Antani | George R. Thoma

Pdf Export Search Incremental Dialogue Processing in a Micro-Domain
[E09-1085]: Gabriel Skantze | David Schlangen

Pdf Export Search Unsupervised Recognition of Literal and Non-Literal Use of Idiomatic Expressions
[E09-1086]: Caroline Sporleder | Linlin Li

Pdf Export Search Semi-Supervised Training for the Averaged Perceptron POS Tagger
[E09-1087]: Drahomíra “johanka” Spoustová | Jan Hajič | Jan Raab | Miroslav Spousta

Pdf Export Search Sequential Labeling with Latent Variables: An Exact Inference Algorithm and its Efficient Approximation
[E09-1088]: Xu Sun | Jun'ichi Tsujii

Pdf Export Search Text Summarization Model Based on Maximum Coverage Problem and its Variant
[E09-1089]: Hiroya Takamura | Manabu Okumura

Pdf Export Search Fast Full Parsing by Linear-Chain Conditional Random Fields
[E09-1090]: Yoshimasa Tsuruoka | Jun'ichi Tsujii | Sophia Ananiadou

Pdf Export Search MINT: A Method for Effective and Scalable Mining of Named Entity Transliterations from Large Comparable Corpora
[E09-1091]: Raghavendra Udupa | K Saravanan | A Kumaran | Jagadeesh Jagarlamudi

Pdf Export Search Deriving Generalized Knowledge from Corpora Using WordNet Abstraction
[E09-1092]: Benjamin Van Durme | Phillip Michalak | Lenhart Schubert

Pdf Export Search Learning Efficient Parsing
[E09-1093]: Gertjan Noord

Pdf Export Search A Robust and Extensible Exemplar-Based Model of Thematic Fit
[E09-1094]: Bram Vandekerckhove | Dominiek Sandra | Walter Daelemans

Pdf Export Search Growing Finely-Discriminating Taxonomies from Seeds of Varying Quality and Size
[E09-1095]: Tony Veale | Guofu Li | Yanfen Hao

Pdf Export Search Feature-Based Method for Document Alignment in Comparable News Corpora
[E09-1096]: Thuy Vu | Ai Ti Aw | Min Zhang

Pdf Export Search Improving Grammaticality in Statistical Sentence Generation: Introducing a Dependency Spanning Tree Algorithm with an Argument Satisfaction Model
[E09-1097]: Stephen Wan | Mark Dras | Robert Dale | Cécile Paris

Pdf Export Search Co-Dispersion: A Windowless Approach to Lexical Association
[E09-1098]: Justin Washtell

Pdf Export Search Language ID in the Context of Harvesting Language Data off the Web
[E09-1099]: Fei Xia | William Lewis | Hoifung Poon

Pdf Export Search Character-Level Dependencies in Chinese: Usefulness and Learning
[E09-1100]: Hai Zhao



Pdf Export Search Proceedings of the Demonstrations Session at EACL 2009


Pdf Export Search Proceedings of the Demonstrations Session at EACL 2009
[E09-2000]: Jörn Kreutel

Pdf Export Search Frolog: an Accommodating Text-Adventure Game
[E09-2001]: Luciana Benotti

Pdf Export Search CBSEAS, a Summarization System – Integration of Opinion Mining Techniques to Summarize Blogs
[E09-2002]: Aurélien Bossard | Michel Généreux | Thierry Poibeau

Pdf Export Search Grammatical Framework Web Service
[E09-2003]: Björn Bringert | Krasimir Angelov | Aarne Ranta

Pdf Export Search Gossip Galore – A Self-Learning Agent for Exchanging Pop Trivia
[E09-2004]: Xiwen Cheng | Peter Adolphs | Feiyu Xu | Hans Uszkoreit | Hong Li

Pdf Export Search An Open-Source Natural Language Generator for OWL Ontologies and its Use in Protege and Second Life
[E09-2005]: Dimitrios Galanis | George Karakatsiotis | Gerasimos Lampouras | Ion Androutsopoulos

Pdf Export Search eHumanities Desktop - An Online System for Corpus Management and Analysis in Support of Computing in the Humanities
[E09-2006]: Rüdiger Gleim | Ulli Waltinger | Alexandra Ernst | Alexander Mehler | Tobias Feith | Dietmar Esch

Pdf Export Search A Comparison of Clausal Coordinate Ellipsis in Estonian and German: Remarkably Similar Elision Rules Allow a Language-Independent Ellipsis-Generation Module
[E09-2007]: Karin Harbusch | Mare Koit | Haldur Õim

Pdf Export Search Foma: a Finite-State Compiler and Library
[E09-2008]: Mans Hulden

Pdf Export Search The Software Architecture for the First Challenge on Generating Instructions in Virtual Environments
[E09-2009]: Alexander Koller | Donna Byron | Justine Cassell | Robert Dale | Johanna Moore | Jon Oberlander | Kristina Striegnitz

Pdf Export Search Adaptive Natural Language Interaction
[E09-2010]: Stasinos Konstantopoulos | Athanasios Tegos | Dimitrios Bilidas | Ion Androutsopoulos | Gerasimos Lampouras | Colin Matheson | Olivier Deroo | Prodromos Malakasiotis

Pdf Export Search Parsing, Projecting & Prototypes: Repurposing Linguistic Data on the Web
[E09-2011]: William Lewis | Fei Xia

Pdf Export Search A Tool for Multi-Word Expression Extraction in Modern Greek Using Syntactic Parsing
[E09-2012]: Athina Michou | Violeta Seretan

Pdf Export Search Matching Readers' Preferences and Reading Skills with Appropriate Web Texts
[E09-2013]: Eleni Miltsakaki

Pdf Export Search A Text-Based Search Interface for Multimedia Dialectics
[E09-2014]: Katerina Pastra | Eirini Balta

Pdf Export Search Grammar Development in GF
[E09-2015]: Aarne Ranta | Krasimir Angelov | Björn Bringert

Pdf Export Search Three BioNLP Tools Powered by a Biological Lexicon
[E09-2016]: Yutaka Sasaki | Paul Thompson | John McNaught | Sophia Ananiadou

Pdf Export Search A Mobile Health and Fitness Companion Demonstrator
[E09-2017]: Olov Stahl | Björn Gambäck | Markku Turunen | Jaakko Hakulinen



Pdf Export Search Proceedings of the Student Research Workshop at EACL 2009


Pdf Export Search Proceedings of the Student Research Workshop at EACL 2009
[E09-3000]: Vera Demberg | Yanjun Ma | Nils Reiter

Pdf Export Search Modelling Early Language Acquisition Skills: Towards a General Statistical Learning Mechanism
[E09-3001]: Guillaume Aimetti

Pdf Export Search A Memory-Based Approach to the Treatment of Serial Verb Construction in Combinatory Categorial Grammar
[E09-3002]: Prachya Boonkwan

Pdf Export Search Combining a Statistical Language Model with Logistic Regression to Predict the Lexical and Syntactic Difficulty of Texts for FFL
[E09-3003]: Thomas François

Pdf Export Search Finding Word Substitutions Using a Distributional Similarity Baseline and Immediate Context Overlap
[E09-3004]: Aurelie Herbelot

Pdf Export Search Structural Correspondence Learning for Parse Disambiguation
[E09-3005]: Barbara Plank

Pdf Export Search A Chain-starting Classifier of Definite NPs in Spanish
[E09-3006]: Marta Recasens

Pdf Export Search Speech Emotion Recognition With TGI+.2 Classifier
[E09-3007]: Julia Sidorova

Pdf Export Search A Comparison of Merging Strategies for Translation of German Compounds
[E09-3008]: Sara Stymne

Pdf Export Search A Generalized Vector Space Model for Text Retrieval Based on Semantic Relatedness
[E09-3009]: George Tsatsaronis | Vicky Panagiotopoulou

Pdf Export Search Aligning Medical Domain Ontologies for Clinical Query Extraction
[E09-3010]: Pinar Wennerberg

Pdf Export Search Extraction of Definitions Using Grammar-Enhanced Machine Learning
[E09-3011]: Eline Westerhout