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Proceedings of Human Language Technologies: The 2009 Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics
Proceedings of Human Language Technologies: The 2009 Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Companion Volume: Short Papers
Proceedings of Human Language Technologies: The 2009 Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Companion Volume: Student Research Workshop and Doctoral Consortium
Proceedings of Human Language Technologies: The 2009 Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Companion Volume: Tutorial Abstracts
Proceedings of Human Language Technologies: The 2009 Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Companion Volume: Demonstration Session

Proceedings of Human Language Technologies: The 2009 Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics

N09-1 [bib]: Entire volume

N09-1000: Front Matter

N09-1001 [bib]: Fangzhong Su; Katja Markert
Subjectivity Recognition on Word Senses via Semi-supervised Mincuts

N09-1002 [bib]: Yaw Gyamfi; Janyce Wiebe; Rada Mihalcea; Cem Akkaya
Integrating Knowledge for Subjectivity Sense Labeling

N09-1003 [bib]: Eneko Agirre; Enrique Alfonseca; Keith Hall; Jana Kravalova; Marius Pasca; Aitor Soroa
A Study on Similarity and Relatedness Using Distributional and WordNet-based Approaches

N09-1004 [bib]: Ping Chen; Wei Ding; Chris Bowes; David Brown
A Fully Unsupervised Word Sense Disambiguation Method Using Dependency Knowledge

N09-1005 [bib]: Sujith Ravi; Kevin Knight
Learning Phoneme Mappings for Transliteration without Parallel Data

N09-1006 [bib]: Keyur Gabani; Melissa Sherman; Thamar Solorio; Yang Liu; Lisa Bedore; Elizabeth Peña
A Corpus-Based Approach for the Prediction of Language Impairment in Monolingual English and Spanish-English Bilingual Children

N09-1007 [bib]: Xu Sun; Yaozhong Zhang; Takuya Matsuzaki; Yoshimasa Tsuruoka; Jun’ichi Tsujii
A Discriminative Latent Variable Chinese Segmenter with Hybrid Word/Character Information

N09-1008 [bib]: Alexandre Bouchard-Côté; Thomas L. Griffiths; Dan Klein
Improved Reconstruction of Protolanguage Word Forms

N09-1009 [bib]: Shay Cohen; Noah A. Smith
Shared Logistic Normal Distributions for Soft Parameter Tying in Unsupervised Grammar Induction

N09-1010 [bib]: Benjamin Snyder; Tahira Naseem; Jacob Eisenstein; Regina Barzilay
Adding More Languages Improves Unsupervised Multilingual Part-of-Speech Tagging: a Bayesian Non-Parametric Approach

N09-1011 [bib]: Rebecca Nesson; Stuart Shieber
Efficiently Parsable Extensions to Tree-Local Multicomponent TAG

N09-1012 [bib]: William P. Headden III; Mark Johnson; David McClosky
Improving Unsupervised Dependency Parsing with Richer Contexts and Smoothing

N09-1013 [bib]: Jamie Brunning; Adrià de Gispert; William Byrne
Context-Dependent Alignment Models for Statistical Machine Translation

N09-1014 [bib]: Andrei Alexandrescu; Katrin Kirchhoff
Graph-based Learning for Statistical Machine Translation

N09-1015 [bib]: Yu Chen; Martin Kay; Andreas Eisele
Intersecting Multilingual Data for Faster and Better Statistical Translations

N09-1016 [bib]: Cristian Danescu-Niculescu-Mizil; Lillian Lee; Richard Ducott
Without a ’doubt’? Unsupervised Discovery of Downward-Entailing Operators

N09-1017 [bib]: Matthew Gerber; Joyce Chai; Adam Meyers
The Role of Implicit Argumentation in Nominal SRL

N09-1018 [bib]: Ivan Meza-Ruiz; Sebastian Riedel
Jointly Identifying Predicates, Arguments and Senses using Markov Logic

N09-1019 [bib]: Micha Elsner; Eugene Charniak; Mark Johnson
Structured Generative Models for Unsupervised Named-Entity Clustering

N09-1020 [bib]: Gholamreza Haffari; Yee Whye Teh
Hierarchical Dirichlet Trees for Information Retrieval

N09-1021 [bib]: J. Scott Olsson; Douglas W. Oard
Phrase-Based Query Degradation Modeling for Vocabulary-Independent Ranked Utterance Retrieval

N09-1022 [bib]: Masato Hagiwara; Hisami Suzuki
Japanese Query Alteration Based on Lexical Semantic Similarity

N09-1023 [bib]: Lidan Wang; Douglas W. Oard
Context-based Message Expansion for Disentanglement of Interleaved Text Conversations

N09-1024 [bib]: Hoifung Poon; Colin Cherry; Kristina Toutanova
Unsupervised Morphological Segmentation with Log-Linear Models

N09-1025 [bib]: David Chiang; Kevin Knight; Wei Wang
11,001 New Features for Statistical Machine Translation

N09-1026 [bib]: John DeNero; Mohit Bansal; Adam Pauls; Dan Klein
Efficient Parsing for Transducer Grammars

N09-1027 [bib]: Ashish Venugopal; Andreas Zollmann; Noah A. Smith; Stephan Vogel
Preference Grammars: Softening Syntactic Constraints to Improve Statistical Machine Translation

N09-1028 [bib]: Peng Xu; Jaeho Kang; Michael Ringgaard; Franz Och
Using a Dependency Parser to Improve SMT for Subject-Object-Verb Languages

N09-1029 [bib]: Han-Bin Chen; Jian-Cheng Wu; Jason S. Chang
Learning Bilingual Linguistic Reordering Model for Statistical Machine Translation

N09-1030 [bib]: Andrew B. Goldberg; Nathanael Fillmore; David Andrzejewski; Zhiting Xu; Bryan Gibson; Xiaojin Zhu
May All Your Wishes Come True: A Study of Wishes and How to Recognize Them

N09-1031 [bib]: Shimon Kogan; Dimitry Levin; Bryan R. Routledge; Jacob S. Sagi; Noah A. Smith
Predicting Risk from Financial Reports with Regression

N09-1032 [bib]: Honglei Guo; Huijia Zhu; Zhili Guo; Xiaoxun Zhang; Xian Wu; Zhong Su
Domain Adaptation with Latent Semantic Association for Named Entity Recognition

N09-1033 [bib]: Vishnu Vyas; Patrick Pantel
Semi-Automatic Entity Set Refinement

N09-1034 [bib]: Ming-Wei Chang; Dan Goldwasser; Dan Roth; Yuancheng Tu
Unsupervised Constraint Driven Learning For Transliteration Discovery

N09-1035 [bib]: Susan Bartlett; Grzegorz Kondrak; Colin Cherry
On the Syllabification of Phonemes

N09-1036 [bib]: Mark Johnson; Sharon Goldwater
Improving nonparameteric Bayesian inference: experiments on unsupervised word segmentation with adaptor grammars

N09-1037 [bib]: Jenny Rose Finkel; Christopher D. Manning
Joint Parsing and Named Entity Recognition

N09-1038 [bib]: Y. Albert Park; Roger Levy
Minimal-length linearizations for mildly context-sensitive dependency trees

N09-1039 [bib]: William Schuler
Positive Results for Parsing with a Bounded Stack using a Model-Based Right-Corner Transform

N09-1040 [bib]: Jacob Eisenstein
Hierarchical Text Segmentation from Multi-Scale Lexical Cohesion

N09-1041 [bib]: Aria Haghighi; Lucy Vanderwende
Exploring Content Models for Multi-Document Summarization

N09-1042 [bib]: Harr Chen; S.R.K. Branavan; Regina Barzilay; David R. Karger
Global Models of Document Structure using Latent Permutations

N09-1043 [bib]: Timo Baumann; Michaela Atterer; David Schlangen
Assessing and Improving the Performance of Speech Recognition for Incremental Systems

N09-1044 [bib]: Amanda Stent; Ilija Zeljkovic; Diamantino Caseiro; Jay Wilpon
Geo-Centric Language Models for Local Business Voice Search

N09-1045 [bib]: Fadi Biadsy; Nizar Habash; Julia Hirschberg
Improving the Arabic Pronunciation Dictionary for Phone and Word Recognition with Linguistically-Based Pronunciation Rules

N09-1046 [bib]: Chris Dyer
Using a maximum entropy model to build segmentation lattices for MT

N09-1047 [bib]: Gholamreza Haffari; Maxim Roy; Anoop Sarkar
Active Learning for Statistical Phrase-based Machine Translation

N09-1048 [bib]: Xianchao Wu; Naoaki Okazaki; Jun’ichi Tsujii
Semi-Supervised Lexicon Mining from Parenthetical Expressions in Monolingual Web Pages

N09-1049 [bib]: Gonzalo Iglesias; Adrià de Gispert; Eduardo R. Banga; William Byrne
Hierarchical Phrase-Based Translation with Weighted Finite State Transducers

N09-1050 [bib]: Lei Chen; Klaus Zechner; Xiaoming Xi
Improved pronunciation features for construct-driven assessment of non-native spontaneous speech

N09-1051 [bib]: Stanley Chen
Performance Prediction for Exponential Language Models

N09-1052 [bib]: Ruhi Sarikaya; Mohamed Afify; Brian Kingsbury
Tied-Mixture Language Modeling in Continuous Space

N09-1053 [bib]: Stanley Chen
Shrinking Exponential Language Models

N09-1054 [bib]: Tae Yano; William W. Cohen; Noah A. Smith
Predicting Response to Political Blog Posts with Topic Models

N09-1055 [bib]: Weifu Du; Songbo Tan
An Iterative Reinforcement Approach for Fine-Grained Opinion Mining

N09-1056 [bib]: Luciano Barbosa; Ravi Kumar; Bo Pang; Andrew Tomkins
For a few dollars less: Identifying review pages sans human labels

N09-1057 [bib]: Stephan Greene; Philip Resnik
More than Words: Syntactic Packaging and Implicit Sentiment

N09-1058 [bib]: Amit Goyal; Hal Daume III; Suresh Venkatasubramanian
Streaming for large scale NLP: Language Modeling

N09-1059 [bib]: Ryohei Sasano; Daisuke Kawahara; Sadao Kurohashi
The Effect of Corpus Size on Case Frame Acquisition for Discourse Analysis

N09-1060 [bib]: Kirill Kireyev
Semantic-based Estimation of Term Informativeness

N09-1061 [bib]: Carlos Gómez-Rodríguez; Marco Kuhlmann; Giorgio Satta; David Weir
Optimal Reduction of Rule Length in Linear Context-Free Rewriting Systems

N09-1062 [bib]: Trevor Cohn; Sharon Goldwater; Phil Blunsom
Inducing Compact but Accurate Tree-Substitution Grammars

N09-1063 [bib]: Adam Pauls; Dan Klein
Hierarchical Search for Parsing

N09-1064 [bib]: Rajen Subba; Barbara Di Eugenio
An effective Discourse Parser that uses Rich Linguistic Information

N09-1065 [bib]: Vincent Ng
Graph-Cut-Based Anaphoricity Determination for Coreference Resolution

N09-1066 [bib]: Saif Mohammad; Bonnie Dorr; Melissa Egan; Ahmed Hassan; Pradeep Muthukrishan; Vahed Qazvinian; Dragomir Radev; David Zajic
Using Citations to Generate surveys of Scientific Paradigms

N09-1067 [bib]: Hal Daume III
Non-Parametric Bayesian Areal Linguistics

N09-1068 [bib]: Jenny Rose Finkel; Christopher D. Manning
Hierarchical Bayesian Domain Adaptation

N09-1069 [bib]: Percy Liang; Dan Klein
Online EM for Unsupervised Models

N09-1070 [bib]: Feifan Liu; Deana Pennell; Fei Liu; Yang Liu
Unsupervised Approaches for Automatic Keyword Extraction Using Meeting Transcripts

N09-1071 [bib]: Antoine Raux; Maxine Eskenazi
A Finite-State Turn-Taking Model for Spoken Dialog Systems

N09-1072 [bib]: Dan Jurafsky; Rajesh Ranganath; Dan McFarland
Extracting Social Meaning: Identifying Interactional Style in Spoken Conversation

N09-1073 [bib]: Brian Roark; Kristy Hollingshead
Linear Complexity Context-Free Parsing Pipelines via Chart Constraints

N09-1074 [bib]: Tim Miller
Improved Syntactic Models for Parsing Speech with Repairs

N09-1075 [bib]: Klinton Bicknell; Roger Levy
A model of local coherence effects in human sentence processing as consequences of updates from bottom-up prior to posterior beliefs

Proceedings of Human Language Technologies: The 2009 Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Companion Volume: Short Papers

N09-2 [bib]: Entire volume

N09-2000: Front Matter

N09-2001 [bib]: Nguyen Bach; Stephan Vogel; Colin Cherry
Cohesive Constraints in A Beam Search Phrase-based Decoder

N09-2002 [bib]: Sebastian Riedel; James Clarke
Revisiting Optimal Decoding for Machine Translation IBM Model 4

N09-2003 [bib]: Zhifei Li; Sanjeev Khudanpur
Efficient Extraction of Oracle-best Translations from Hypergraphs

N09-2004 [bib]: Dekai Wu; Pascale Fung
Semantic Roles for SMT: A Hybrid Two-Pass Model

N09-2005 [bib]: Saša Hasan; Hermann Ney
Comparison of Extended Lexicon Models in Search and Rescoring for SMT

N09-2006 [bib]: Bing Zhao; Shengyuan Chen
A Simplex Armijo Downhill Algorithm for Optimizing Statistical Machine Translation Decoding Parameters

N09-2007 [bib]: Paul McNamee; James Mayfield; Charles Nicholas
Translation Corpus Source and Size in Bilingual Retrieval

N09-2008 [bib]: Enrique Alfonseca; Keith Hall; Silvana Hartmann
Large-scale Computation of Distributional Similarities for Queries

N09-2009 [bib]: Libby Barak; Ido Dagan; Eyal Shnarch
Text Categorization from Category Name via Lexical Reference

N09-2010 [bib]: Shilpa Arora; Mahesh Joshi; Carolyn P. Rosé
Identifying Types of Claims in Online Customer Reviews

N09-2011 [bib]: Emilia Apostolova; Dina Demner-Fushman
Towards Automatic Image Region Annotation - Image Region Textual Coreference Resolution

N09-2012 [bib]: Nate Blaylock; Bradley Swain; James Allen
TESLA: A Tool for Annotating Geospatial Language Corpora

N09-2013 [bib]: Kristy Elizabeth Boyer; Robert Phillips; Eun Young Ha; Michael Wallis; Mladen Vouk; James Lester
Modeling Dialogue Structure with Adjacency Pair Analysis and Hidden Markov Models

N09-2014 [bib]: Kenji Sagae; Gwen Christian; David DeVault; David Traum
Towards Natural Language Understanding of Partial Speech Recognition Results in Dialogue Systems

N09-2015 [bib]: Hao Tang; Stephen Chu; Thomas Huang
Spherical Discriminant Analysis in Semi-supervised Speaker Clustering

N09-2016 [bib]: Marie-Jean Meurs; Fabrice Lefèvre; Renato De Mori
Learning Bayesian Networks for Semantic Frame Composition in a Spoken Dialog System

N09-2017 [bib]: Yuzu Uchida; Kenji Araki
Evaluation of a System for Noun Concepts Acquisition from Utterances about Images (SINCA) Using Daily Conversation Data

N09-2018 [bib]: Jeremy Nicholson; Timothy Baldwin
Web and Corpus Methods for Malay Count Classifier Prediction

N09-2019 [bib]: Adrià de Gispert; Sami Virpioja; Mikko Kurimo; William Byrne
Minimum Bayes Risk Combination of Translation Hypotheses from Alternative Morphological Decompositions

N09-2020 [bib]: Andreas Hagen; Bryan Pellom; Kadri Hacioglu
Generating Synthetic Children’s Acoustic Models from Adult Models

N09-2021 [bib]: Andrew Rosenberg; Julia Hirschberg
Detecting Pitch Accents at the Word, Syllable and Vowel Level

N09-2022 [bib]: Bonaventura Coppola; Alessandro Moschitti; Giuseppe Riccardi
Shallow Semantic Parsing for Spoken Language Understanding

N09-2023 [bib]: Cheongjae Lee; Sangkeun Jung; Kyungduk Kim; Gary Geunbae Lee
Automatic Agenda Graph Construction from Human-Human Dialogs using Clustering Method

N09-2024 [bib]: Christoph Tillmann; Jian-ming Xu
A Simple Sentence-Level Extraction Algorithm for Comparable Data

N09-2025 [bib]: Daisuke Okanohara; Jun’ichi Tsujii
Learning Combination Features with L1 Regularization

N09-2026 [bib]: Daniel Bolaños; Geoffrey Zweig; Patrick Nguyen
Multi-scale Personalization for Voice Search Applications

N09-2027 [bib]: Heather Pon-Barry; Stuart Shieber
The Importance of Sub-Utterance Prosody in Predicting Level of Certainty

N09-2028 [bib]: Kallirroi Georgila
Using Integer Linear Programming for Detecting Speech Disfluencies

N09-2029 [bib]: Kevin Lerman; Ryan McDonald
Contrastive Summarization: An Experiment with Consumer Reviews

N09-2030 [bib]: Kino Coursey; Rada Mihalcea
Topic Identification Using Wikipedia Graph Centrality

N09-2031 [bib]: Kun Yu; Jun’ichi Tsujii
Extracting Bilingual Dictionary from Comparable Corpora with Dependency Heterogeneity

N09-2032 [bib]: Lonneke van der Plas; James Henderson; Paola Merlo
Domain Adaptation with Artificial Data for Semantic Parsing of Speech

N09-2033 [bib]: Lucian Galescu
Extending Pronunciation Lexicons via Non-phonemic Respellings

N09-2034 [bib]: Masaki Katsumaru; Mikio Nakano; Kazunori Komatani; Kotaro Funakoshi; Tetsuya Ogata; Hiroshi G. Okuno
A Speech Understanding Framework that Uses Multiple Language Models and Multiple Understanding Models

N09-2035 [bib]: Michael Bloodgood; K. Vijay-Shanker
Taking into Account the Differences between Actively and Passively Acquired Data: The Case of Active Learning with Support Vector Machines for Imbalanced Datasets

N09-2036 [bib]: Michael Pust; Kevin Knight
Faster MT Decoding Through Pervasive Laziness

N09-2037 [bib]: Naman K. Gupta; Sourish Chaudhuri; Carolyn P. Rosé
Evaluating the Syntactic Transformations in Gold Standard Corpora for Statistical Sentence Compression

N09-2038 [bib]: Nguyen Bach; Roger Hsiao; Matthias Eck; Paisarn Charoenpornsawat; Stephan Vogel; Tanja Schultz; Ian Lane; Alex Waibel; Alan Black
Incremental Adaptation of Speech-to-Speech Translation

N09-2039 [bib]: Octavian Popescu
Name Perplexity

N09-2040 [bib]: Protima Banerjee; Hyoil Han
Answer Credibility: A Language Modeling Approach to Answer Validation

N09-2041 [bib]: Rajakrishnan Rajkumar; Michael White; Dominic Espinosa
Exploiting Named Entity Classes in CCG Surface Realization

N09-2042 [bib]: Ruiqiang Zhang; Yi Chang; Zhaohui Zheng; Donald Metzler; Jian-yun Nie
Search Engine Adaptation by Feedback Control Adjustment for Time-sensitive Query

N09-2043 [bib]: Seokhwan Kim; Minwoo Jeong; Gary Geunbae Lee
A Local Tree Alignment-based Soft Pattern Matching Approach for Information Extraction

N09-2044 [bib]: Sergey Feldman; Marius Marin; Julie Medero; Mari Ostendorf
Classifying Factored Genres with Part-of-Speech Histograms

N09-2045 [bib]: Siddhartha Jonnalagadda; Luis Tari; Jörg Hakenberg; Chitta Baral; Graciela Gonzalez
Towards Effective Sentence Simplification for Automatic Processing of Biomedical Text

N09-2046 [bib]: Songbo Tan; Xueqi Cheng
Improving SCL Model for Sentiment-Transfer Learning

N09-2047 [bib]: Srinivas Bangalore; Pierre Boullier; Alexis Nasr; Owen Rambow; Benoît Sagot
MICA: A Probabilistic Dependency Parser Based on Tree Insertion Grammars (Application Note)

N09-2048 [bib]: Svetlana Stoyanchev; Amanda Stent
Lexical and Syntactic Adaptation and Their Impact in Deployed Spoken Dialog Systems

N09-2049 [bib]: Teemu Hirsimäki; Mikko Kurimo
Analysing Recognition Errors in Unlimited-Vocabulary Speech Recognition

N09-2050 [bib]: Volha Petukhova; Harry Bunt
The independence of dimensions in multidimensional dialogue act annotation

N09-2051 [bib]: Xiaoqiang Luo; Radu Florian; Todd Ward
Improving Coreference Resolution by Using Conversational Metadata

N09-2052 [bib]: Yong Zhao; Xiaodong He
Using N-gram based Features for Machine Translation System Combination

N09-2053 [bib]: Zheng Chen; Heng Ji
Language Specific Issue and Feature Exploration in Chinese Event Extraction

N09-2054 [bib]: Zhongqiang Huang; Vladimir Eidelman; Mary Harper
Improving A Simple Bigram HMM Part-of-Speech Tagger by Latent Annotation and Self-Training

N09-2055 [bib]: Antonio-L. Lagarda; Vicent Alabau; Francisco Casacuberta; Roberto Silva; Enrique Díaz-de-Liaño
Statistical Post-Editing of a Rule-Based Machine Translation System

N09-2056 [bib]: Michael Paul; Hirofumi Yamamoto; Eiichiro Sumita; Satoshi Nakamura
On the Importance of Pivot Language Selection for Statistical Machine Translation

N09-2057 [bib]: Katja Filippova; Michael Strube
Tree Linearization in English: Improving Language Model Based Approaches

N09-2058 [bib]: Huayan Zhong; Amanda Stent
Determining the position of adverbial phrases in English

N09-2059 [bib]: Peng Jin; Diana McCarthy; Rob Koeling; John Carroll
Estimating and Exploiting the Entropy of Sense Distributions

N09-2060 [bib]: Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha
Semantic Classification with WordNet Kernels

N09-2061 [bib]: Dan Gillick
Sentence Boundary Detection and the Problem with the U.S.

N09-2062 [bib]: Joseph Turian; James Bergstra; Yoshua Bengio
Quadratic Features and Deep Architectures for Chunking

N09-2063 [bib]: Onur Çobanoglu
Active Zipfian Sampling for Statistical Parser Training

N09-2064 [bib]: Victoria Fossum; Kevin Knight
Combining Constituent Parsers

N09-2065 [bib]: Meladel Mistica; Timothy Baldwin
Recognising the Predicate-argument Structure of Tagalog

N09-2066 [bib]: Giuseppe Attardi; Felice Dell’Orletta
Reverse Revision and Linear Tree Combination for Dependency Parsing

N09-2067 [bib]: Sibel Yaman; Gokan Tur; Dimitra Vergyri; Dilek Hakkani-Tur; Mary Harper; Wen Wang
Anchored Speech Recognition for Question Answering

N09-2068 [bib]: Dogan Can; Murat Saraclar
Score Distribution Based Term Specific Thresholding for Spoken Term Detection

N09-2069 [bib]: Dong Yang; Yi-Cheng Pan; Sadaoki Furui
Automatic Chinese Abbreviation Generation Using Conditional Random Field

N09-2070 [bib]: Bhuvana Ramabhadran; Abhinav Sethy; Jonathan Mamou; Brian Kingsbury; Upendra Chaudhari
Fast decoding for open vocabulary spoken term detection

N09-2071 [bib]: Taniya Mishra; Srinivas Bangalore
Tightly coupling Speech Recognition and Search

Proceedings of Human Language Technologies: The 2009 Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Companion Volume: Student Research Workshop and Doctoral Consortium

N09-3 [bib]: Entire volume

N09-3000: Front Matter

N09-3001 [bib]: Smita Vemulapalli; Xiaoqiang Luo; John F. Pitrelli; Imed Zitouni
Classifier Combination Techniques Applied to Coreference Resolution

N09-3002 [bib]: Jian Huang; Sarah M. Taylor; Jonathan L. Smith; Konstantinos A. Fotiadis; C. Lee Giles
Solving the “Who’s Mark Johnson Puzzle”: Information Extraction Based Cross Document Coreference

N09-3003 [bib]: Manuel Kirschner; Raffaella Bernardi
Exploring Topic Continuation Follow-up Questions using Machine Learning

N09-3004 [bib]: Karthik Gali; Sriram Venkatapathy
Sentence Realisation from Bag of Words with Dependency Constraints

N09-3005 [bib]: Dmitriy Dligach; Martha Palmer
Using Language Modeling to Select Useful Annotation Data

N09-3006 [bib]: Adriane Boyd
Pronunciation Modeling in Spelling Correction for Writers of English as a Foreign Language

N09-3007 [bib]: Ting Qian; Benjamin Van Durme; Lenhart Schubert
Building a Semantic Lexicon of English Nouns via Bootstrapping

N09-3008 [bib]: Aditya Bhargava; Grzegorz Kondrak
Multiple Word Alignment with Profile Hidden Markov Models

N09-3009 [bib]: Jaime Acosta
Using Emotion to Gain Rapport in a Spoken Dialog System

N09-3010 [bib]: Shilpa Arora; Eric Nyberg
Interactive Annotation Learning with Indirect Feature Voting

N09-3011 [bib]: Kedar Bellare; Koby Crammer; Dayne Freitag
Loss-Sensitive Discriminative Training of Machine Transliteration Models

N09-3012 [bib]: Mahdy Khayyamian; Seyed Abolghasem Mirroshandel; Hassan Abolhassani
Syntactic Tree-based Relation Extraction Using a Generalization of Collins and Duffy Convolution Tree Kernel

N09-3013 [bib]: Elena Lloret; Alexandra Balahur; Manuel Palomar; Andrés Montoyo
Towards Building a Competitive Opinion Summarization System: Challenges and Keys

N09-3014 [bib]: Thade Nahnsen
Domain-Independent Shallow Sentence Ordering

N09-3015 [bib]: Nicole Novielli; Carlo Strapparava
Towards Unsupervised Recognition of Dialogue Acts

N09-3016 [bib]: Taraka Rama; Anil Kumar Singh; Sudheer Kolachina
Modeling Letter-to-Phoneme Conversion as a Phrase Based Statistical Machine Translation Problem with Minimum Error Rate Training

N09-3017 [bib]: Stephen Tratz; Dirk Hovy
Disambiguation of Preposition Sense Using Linguistically Motivated Features

Proceedings of Human Language Technologies: The 2009 Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Companion Volume: Tutorial Abstracts

N09-4 [bib]: Entire volume

N09-4000: Front Matter

N09-4001 [bib]: Jimmy Lin; Chris Dyer
Data Intensive Text Processing with MapReduce

N09-4002 [bib]: Thorsten Brants; Peng Xu
Distributed Language Models

N09-4003 [bib]: Liang Huang
Dynamic Programming-based Search Algorithms in NLP

N09-4004 [bib]: Simone Paolo Ponzetto; Michael Strube
Extracting World and Linguistic Knowledge from Wikipedia

N09-4005 [bib]: Michael Riley; Cyril Allauzen; Martin Jansche
OpenFst: An Open-Source, Weighted Finite-State Transducer Library and its Applications to Speech and Language

N09-4006 [bib]: Sameer S. Pradhan; Nianwen Xue
OntoNotes: The 90% Solution

N09-4007 [bib]: Karin Kipper Schuler; Anna Korhonen; Susan Brown
VerbNet overview, extensions, mappings and applications

N09-4008 [bib]: Kevin Knight; Richard Sproat
Writing Systems, Transliteration and Decipherment

Proceedings of Human Language Technologies: The 2009 Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Companion Volume: Demonstration Session

N09-5 [bib]: Entire volume

N09-5000: Front Matter

N09-5001 [bib]: Heng Ji; Zheng Chen
Cross-document Temporal and Spatial Person Tracking System Demonstration

N09-5002 [bib]: Rohit Kumar; Carolyn P. Rosé; Michael J. Witbrock
Building Conversational Agents with Basilica

N09-5003 [bib]: Stephen A. Kunath; Steven H. Weinberger
STAT: Speech Transcription Analysis Tool

N09-5004 [bib]: Mikko Kurimo; Sami Virpioja; Ville Turunen; Teemu Hirsimäki
Morpho Challenge - Evaluation of algorithms for unsupervised learning of morphology in various tasks and languages

N09-5005 [bib]: Ted Pedersen; Varada Kolhatkar
WordNet::SenseRelate::AllWords - A Broad Coverage Word Sense Tagger that Maximizes Semantic Relatedness