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Proceedings of the Joint Conference of the 47th Annual Meeting of the ACL and the 4th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing of the AFNLP
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Proceedings of the Joint Conference of the 47th Annual Meeting of the ACL and the 4th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing of the AFNLP

P09-1 [bib]: Entire volume

P09-1000: Front Matter

P09-1001 [bib]: Qiang Yang; Yuqiang Chen; Gui-Rong Xue; Wenyuan Dai; Yong Yu
Heterogeneous Transfer Learning for Image Clustering via the SocialWeb

P09-1002 [bib]: Katrin Erk; Diana McCarthy; Nicholas Gaylord
Investigations on Word Senses and Word Usages

P09-1003 [bib]: Yuichiroh Matsubayashi; Naoaki Okazaki; Jun’ichi Tsujii
A Comparative Study on Generalization of Semantic Roles in FrameNet

P09-1004 [bib]: Omri Abend; Roi Reichart; Ari Rappoport
Unsupervised Argument Identification for Semantic Role Labeling

P09-1005 [bib]: Stephen Boxwell; Dennis Mehay; Chris Brew
Brutus: A Semantic Role Labeling System Incorporating CCG, CFG, and Dependency Features

P09-1006 [bib]: Zheng-Yu Niu; Haifeng Wang; Hua Wu
Exploiting Heterogeneous Treebanks for Parsing

P09-1007 [bib]: Hai Zhao; Yan Song; Chunyu Kit; Guodong Zhou
Cross Language Dependency Parsing using a Bilingual Lexicon

P09-1008 [bib]: Jackie Chi Kit Cheung; Gerald Penn
Topological Field Parsing of German

P09-1009 [bib]: Benjamin Snyder; Tahira Naseem; Regina Barzilay
Unsupervised Multilingual Grammar Induction

P09-1010 [bib]: S.R.K. Branavan; Harr Chen; Luke Zettlemoyer; Regina Barzilay
Reinforcement Learning for Mapping Instructions to Actions

P09-1011 [bib]: Percy Liang; Michael Jordan; Dan Klein
Learning Semantic Correspondences with Less Supervision

P09-1012 [bib]: Daichi Mochihashi; Takeshi Yamada; Naonori Ueda
Bayesian Unsupervised Word Segmentation with Nested Pitman-Yor Language Modeling

P09-1013 [bib]: Suma Bhat; Richard Sproat
Knowing the Unseen: Estimating Vocabulary Size over Unseen Samples

P09-1014 [bib]: Qing Dou; Shane Bergsma; Sittichai Jiampojamarn; Grzegorz Kondrak
A Ranking Approach to Stress Prediction for Letter-to-Phoneme Conversion

P09-1015 [bib]: Kenneth Dwyer; Grzegorz Kondrak
Reducing the Annotation Effort for Letter-to-Phoneme Conversion

P09-1016 [bib]: Vladimir Pervouchine; Haizhou Li; Bo Lin
Transliteration Alignment

P09-1017 [bib]: Bart Jongejan; Hercules Dalianis
Automatic training of lemmatization rules that handle morphological changes in pre-, in- and suffixes alike

P09-1018 [bib]: Hua Wu; Haifeng Wang
Revisiting Pivot Language Approach for Machine Translation

P09-1019 [bib]: Shankar Kumar; Wolfgang Macherey; Chris Dyer; Franz Och
Efficient Minimum Error Rate Training and Minimum Bayes-Risk Decoding for Translation Hypergraphs and Lattices

P09-1020 [bib]: Hui Zhang; Min Zhang; Haizhou Li; Aiti Aw; Chew Lim Tan
Forest-based Tree Sequence to String Translation Model

P09-1021 [bib]: Gholamreza Haffari; Anoop Sarkar
Active Learning for Multilingual Statistical Machine Translation

P09-1022 [bib]: Karolina Owczarzak
DEPEVAL(summ): Dependency-based Evaluation for Automatic Summaries

P09-1023 [bib]: Shiren Ye; Tat-Seng Chua; Jie LU
Summarizing Definition from Wikipedia

P09-1024 [bib]: Christina Sauper; Regina Barzilay
Automatically Generating Wikipedia Articles: A Structure-Aware Approach

P09-1025 [bib]: Neil McIntyre; Mirella Lapata
Learning to Tell Tales: A Data-driven Approach to Story Generation

P09-1026 [bib]: Swapna Somasundaran; Janyce Wiebe
Recognizing Stances in Online Debates

P09-1027 [bib]: Xiaojun Wan
Co-Training for Cross-Lingual Sentiment Classification

P09-1028 [bib]: Tao Li; Yi Zhang; Vikas Sindhwani
A Non-negative Matrix Tri-factorization Approach to Sentiment Classification with Lexical Prior Knowledge

P09-1029 [bib]: Jungi Kim; Jin-Ji Li; Jong-Hyeok Lee
Discovering the Discriminative Views: Measuring Term Weights for Sentiment Analysis

P09-1030 [bib]: Mausam; Stephen Soderland; Oren Etzioni; Daniel Weld; Michael Skinner; Jeff Bilmes
Compiling a Massive, Multilingual Dictionary via Probabilistic Inference

P09-1031 [bib]: Hui Yang; Jamie Callan
A Metric-based Framework for Automatic Taxonomy Induction

P09-1032 [bib]: Eyal Beigman; Beata Beigman Klebanov
Learning with Annotation Noise

P09-1033 [bib]: Paola Merlo; Lonneke van der Plas
Abstraction and Generalisation in Semantic Role Labels: PropBank, VerbNet or both?

P09-1034 [bib]: Sebastian Pado; Michel Galley; Dan Jurafsky; Christopher D. Manning
Robust Machine Translation Evaluation with Entailment Features

P09-1035 [bib]: Enrique Amigó; Jesús Giménez; Julio Gonzalo; Felisa Verdejo
The Contribution of Linguistic Features to Automatic Machine Translation Evaluation

P09-1036 [bib]: Deyi Xiong; Min Zhang; Aiti Aw; Haizhou Li
A Syntax-Driven Bracketing Model for Phrase-Based Translation

P09-1037 [bib]: Hendra Setiawan; Min Yen Kan; Haizhou Li; Philip Resnik
Topological Ordering of Function Words in Hierarchical Phrase-based Translation

P09-1038 [bib]: Mikhail Zaslavskiy; Marc Dymetman; Nicola Cancedda
Phrase-Based Statistical Machine Translation as a Traveling Salesman Problem

P09-1039 [bib]: Andre Martins; Noah Smith; Eric Xing
Concise Integer Linear Programming Formulations for Dependency Parsing

P09-1040 [bib]: Joakim Nivre
Non-Projective Dependency Parsing in Expected Linear Time

P09-1041 [bib]: Gregory Druck; Gideon Mann; Andrew McCallum
Semi-supervised Learning of Dependency Parsers using Generalized Expectation Criteria

P09-1042 [bib]: Kuzman Ganchev; Jennifer Gillenwater; Ben Taskar
Dependency Grammar Induction via Bitext Projection Constraints

P09-1043 [bib]: Yi Zhang; Rui Wang
Cross-Domain Dependency Parsing Using a Deep Linguistic Grammar

P09-1044 [bib]: Fan Yang; Jun Zhao; Kang Liu
A Chinese-English Organization Name Translation System Using Heuristic Web Mining and Asymmetric Alignment

P09-1045 [bib]: Tara McIntosh; James R. Curran
Reducing Semantic Drift with Bagging and Distributional Similarity

P09-1046 [bib]: Katsumasa Yoshikawa; Sebastian Riedel; Masayuki Asahara; Yuji Matsumoto
Jointly Identifying Temporal Relations with Markov Logic

P09-1047 [bib]: Jian Huang; Sarah M. Taylor; Jonathan L. Smith; Konstantinos A. Fotiadis; C. Lee Giles
Profile Based Cross-Document Coreference Using Kernelized Fuzzy Relational Clustering

P09-1048 [bib]: Kristen Parton; Kathleen R. McKeown; Bob Coyne; Mona T. Diab; Ralph Grishman; Dilek Hakkani-Tür; Mary Harper; Heng Ji; Wei Yun Ma; Adam Meyers; Sara Stolbach; Ang Sun; Gokhan Tur; Wei Xu; Sibel Yaman
Who, What, When, Where, Why? Comparing Multiple Approaches to the Cross-Lingual 5W Task

P09-1049 [bib]: Jong-Hoon Oh; Kiyotaka Uchimoto; Kentaro Torisawa
Bilingual Co-Training for Monolingual Hyponymy-Relation Acquisition

P09-1050 [bib]: Richard C. Wang; William W. Cohen
Automatic Set Instance Extraction using the Web

P09-1051 [bib]: Eyal Shnarch; Libby Barak; Ido Dagan
Extracting Lexical Reference Rules from Wikipedia

P09-1052 [bib]: Huibin Zhang; Mingjie Zhu; Shuming Shi; Ji-Rong Wen
Employing Topic Models for Pattern-based Semantic Class Discovery

P09-1053 [bib]: Dipanjan Das; Noah A. Smith
Paraphrase Identification as Probabilistic Quasi-Synchronous Recognition

P09-1054 [bib]: Yoshimasa Tsuruoka; Jun’ichi Tsujii; Sophia Ananiadou
Stochastic Gradient Descent Training for L1-regularized Log-linear Models with Cumulative Penalty

P09-1055 [bib]: Kristina Toutanova; Colin Cherry
A global model for joint lemmatization and part-of-speech prediction

P09-1056 [bib]: Fei Huang; Alexander Yates
Distributional Representations for Handling Sparsity in Supervised Sequence-Labeling

P09-1057 [bib]: Sujith Ravi; Kevin Knight
Minimized Models for Unsupervised Part-of-Speech Tagging

P09-1058 [bib]: Canasai Kruengkrai; Kiyotaka Uchimoto; Jun’ichi Kazama; Yiou Wang; Kentaro Torisawa; Hitoshi Isahara
An Error-Driven Word-Character Hybrid Model for Joint Chinese Word Segmentation and POS Tagging

P09-1059 [bib]: Wenbin Jiang; Liang Huang; Qun Liu
Automatic Adaptation of Annotation Standards: Chinese Word Segmentation and POS Tagging – A Case Study

P09-1060 [bib]: Tomohiro Ohno; Masaki Murata; Shigeki Matsubara
Linefeed Insertion into Japanese Spoken Monologue for Captioning

P09-1061 [bib]: Je Hun Jeon; Yang Liu
Semi-supervised Learning for Automatic Prosodic Event Detection Using Co-training Algorithm

P09-1062 [bib]: Xiaodan Zhu; Gerald Penn; Frank Rudzicz
Summarizing multiple spoken documents: finding evidence from untranscribed audio

P09-1063 [bib]: Yang Liu; Yajuan Lü; Qun Liu
Improving Tree-to-Tree Translation with Packed Forests

P09-1064 [bib]: John DeNero; David Chiang; Kevin Knight
Fast Consensus Decoding over Translation Forests

P09-1065 [bib]: Yang Liu; Haitao Mi; Yang Feng; Qun Liu
Joint Decoding with Multiple Translation Models

P09-1066 [bib]: Mu Li; Nan Duan; Dongdong Zhang; Chi-Ho Li; Ming Zhou
Collaborative Decoding: Partial Hypothesis Re-ranking Using Translation Consensus between Decoders

P09-1067 [bib]: Zhifei Li; Jason Eisner; Sanjeev Khudanpur
Variational Decoding for Statistical Machine Translation

P09-1068 [bib]: Nathanael Chambers; Dan Jurafsky
Unsupervised Learning of Narrative Schemas and their Participants

P09-1069 [bib]: Ruifang Ge; Raymond Mooney
Learning a Compositional Semantic Parser using an Existing Syntactic Parser

P09-1070 [bib]: Joseph Reisinger; Marius Pasca
Latent Variable Models of Concept-Attribute Attachment

P09-1071 [bib]: Guowen Yang; John Bateman
The Chinese Aspect Generation Based on Aspect Selection Functions

P09-1072 [bib]: Kai-min K. Chang; Vladimir L. Cherkassky; Tom M. Mitchell; Marcel Adam Just
Quantitative modeling of the neural representation of adjective-noun phrases to account for fMRI activation

P09-1073 [bib]: Ryu Iida; Kentaro Inui; Yuji Matsumoto
Capturing Salience with a Trainable Cache Model for Zero-anaphora Resolution

P09-1074 [bib]: Veselin Stoyanov; Nathan Gilbert; Claire Cardie; Ellen Riloff
Conundrums in Noun Phrase Coreference Resolution: Making Sense of the State-of-the-Art

P09-1075 [bib]: David duVerle; Helmut Prendinger
A Novel Discourse Parser Based on Support Vector Machine Classification

P09-1076 [bib]: Bonnie Webber
Genre distinctions for discourse in the Penn TreeBank

P09-1077 [bib]: Emily Pitler; Annie Louis; Ani Nenkova
Automatic sense prediction for implicit discourse relations in text

P09-1078 [bib]: Shoushan Li; Rui Xia; Chengqing Zong; Chu-Ren Huang
A Framework of Feature Selection Methods for Text Categorization

P09-1079 [bib]: Sajib Dasgupta; Vincent Ng
Mine the Easy, Classify the Hard: A Semi-Supervised Approach to Automatic Sentiment Classification

P09-1080 [bib]: Nikesh Garera; David Yarowsky
Modeling Latent Biographic Attributes in Conversational Genres

P09-1081 [bib]: Asli Celikyilmaz; Marcus Thint; Zhiheng Huang
A Graph-based Semi-Supervised Learning for Question-Answering

P09-1082 [bib]: Delphine Bernhard; Iryna Gurevych
Combining Lexical Semantic Resources with Question & Answer Archives for Translation-Based Answer Finding

P09-1083 [bib]: Fangtao Li; Yang Tang; Minlie Huang; Xiaoyan Zhu
Answering Opinion Questions with Random Walks on Graphs

P09-1084 [bib]: Erin Fitzgerald; Frederick Jelinek; Robert Frank
What lies beneath: Semantic and syntactic analysis of manually reconstructed spontaneous speech

P09-1085 [bib]: Yi-cheng Pan; Lin-shan Lee; Sadaoki Furui
Discriminative Lexicon Adaptation for Improved Character Accuracy - A New Direction in Chinese Language Modeling

P09-1086 [bib]: Cosmin Munteanu; Gerald Penn; Xiaodan Zhu
Improving Automatic Speech Recognition for Lectures through Transformation-based Rules Learned from Minimal Data

P09-1087 [bib]: Michel Galley; Christopher D. Manning
Quadratic-Time Dependency Parsing for Machine Translation

P09-1088 [bib]: Phil Blunsom; Trevor Cohn; Chris Dyer; Miles Osborne
A Gibbs Sampler for Phrasal Synchronous Grammar Induction

P09-1089 [bib]: Shachar Mirkin; Lucia Specia; Nicola Cancedda; Ido Dagan; Marc Dymetman; Idan Szpektor
Source-Language Entailment Modeling for Translating Unknown Terms

P09-1090 [bib]: Ananthakrishnan Ramanathan; Hansraj Choudhary; Avishek Ghosh; Pushpak Bhattacharyya
Case markers and Morphology: Addressing the crux of the fluency problem in English-Hindi SMT

P09-1091 [bib]: Wei He; Haifeng Wang; Yuqing Guo; Ting Liu
Dependency Based Chinese Sentence Realization

P09-1092 [bib]: Aoife Cahill; Arndt Riester
Incorporating Information Status into Generation Ranking

P09-1093 [bib]: Tsutomu Hirao; Jun Suzuki; Hideki Isozaki
A Syntax-Free Approach to Japanese Sentence Compression

P09-1094 [bib]: Shiqi Zhao; Xiang Lan; Ting Liu; Sheng Li
Application-driven Statistical Paraphrase Generation

P09-1095 [bib]: Isaac Persing; Vincent Ng
Semi-Supervised Cause Identification from Aviation Safety Reports

P09-1096 [bib]: Govind Kothari; Sumit Negi; Tanveer A. Faruquie; Venkatesan T. Chakaravarthy; L. Venkata Subramaniam
SMS based Interface for FAQ Retrieval

P09-1097 [bib]: Mehdi Manshadi; Xiao Li
Semantic Tagging of Web Search Queries

P09-1098 [bib]: Long Jiang; Shiquan Yang; Ming Zhou; Xiaohua Liu; Qingsheng Zhu
Mining Bilingual Data from the Web with Adaptively Learnt Patterns

P09-1099 [bib]: Mary Ellen Foster; Manuel Giuliani; Alois Knoll
Comparing Objective and Subjective Measures of Usability in a Human-Robot Dialogue System

P09-1100 [bib]: Hua Ai; Diane Litman
Setting Up User Action Probabilities in User Simulations for Dialog System Development

P09-1101 [bib]: T. Daniel Midgley
Dialogue Segmentation with Large Numbers of Volunteer Internet Annotators

P09-1102 [bib]: Xu Sun; Naoaki Okazaki; Jun’ichi Tsujii
Robust Approach to Abbreviating Terms: A Discriminative Latent Variable Model with Global Information

P09-1103 [bib]: Jun Sun; Min Zhang; Chew Lim Tan
A non-contiguous Tree Sequence Alignment-based Model for Statistical Machine Translation

P09-1104 [bib]: Aria Haghighi; John Blitzer; John DeNero; Dan Klein
Better Word Alignments with Supervised ITG Models

P09-1105 [bib]: Fei Huang
Confidence Measure for Word Alignment

P09-1106 [bib]: Boxing Chen; Min Zhang; Haizhou Li; Aiti Aw
A Comparative Study of Hypothesis Alignment and its Improvement for Machine Translation System Combination

P09-1107 [bib]: Chi-Ho Li; Xiaodong He; Yupeng Liu; Ning Xi
Incremental HMM Alignment for MT System Combination

P09-1108 [bib]: Adam Pauls; Dan Klein
K-Best A* Parsing

P09-1109 [bib]: Kazuo Hara; Masashi Shimbo; Hideharu Okuma; Yuji Matsumoto
Coordinate Structure Analysis with Global Structural Constraints and Alignment-Based Local Features

P09-1110 [bib]: Luke Zettlemoyer; Michael Collins
Learning Context-Dependent Mappings from Sentences to Logical Form

P09-1111 [bib]: Carlos Gómez-Rodríguez; Giorgio Satta
An Optimal-Time Binarization Algorithm for Linear Context-Free Rewriting Systems with Fan-Out Two

P09-1112 [bib]: Laura Kallmeyer; Giorgio Satta
A Polynomial-Time Parsing Algorithm for TT-MCTAG

P09-1113 [bib]: Mike Mintz; Steven Bills; Rion Snow; Daniel Jurafsky
Distant supervision for relation extraction without labeled data

P09-1114 [bib]: Jing Jiang
Multi-Task Transfer Learning for Weakly-Supervised Relation Extraction

P09-1115 [bib]: Yulan Yan; Naoaki Okazaki; Yutaka Matsuo; Zhenglu Yang; Mitsuru Ishizuka
Unsupervised Relation Extraction by Mining Wikipedia Texts Using Information from the Web

P09-1116 [bib]: Dekang Lin; Xiaoyun Wu
Phrase Clustering for Discriminative Learning

P09-1117 [bib]: Katrin Tomanek; Udo Hahn
Semi-Supervised Active Learning for Sequence Labeling

P09-1118 [bib]: Young-In Song; Jung-Tae Lee; Hae-Chang Rim
Word or Phrase? Learning Which Unit to Stress for Information Retrieval

P09-1119 [bib]: Wouter Weerkamp; Krisztian Balog; Maarten de Rijke
A Generative Blog Post Retrieval Model that Uses Query Expansion based on External Collections

P09-1120 [bib]: Hakan Ceylan; Yookyung Kim
Language Identification of Search Engine Queries

P09-1121 [bib]: Wei Gao; John Blitzer; Ming Zhou; Kam-Fai Wong
Exploiting Bilingual Information to Improve Web Search

Proceedings of the ACL-IJCNLP 2009 Conference Short Papers

P09-2 [bib]: Entire volume

P09-2000: Front Matter

P09-2001 [bib]: Shay Cohen; Noah A Smith
Variational Inference for Grammar Induction with Prior Knowledge

P09-2002 [bib]: Hideharu Okuma; Kazuo Hara; Masashi Shimbo; Yuji Matsumoto
Bypassed alignment graph for learning coordination in Japanese sentences

P09-2003 [bib]: Laura Kallmeyer; Wolfgang Maier; Yannick Parmentier
An Earley Parsing Algorithm for Range Concatenation Grammars

P09-2004 [bib]: Emily Pitler; Ani Nenkova
Using Syntax to Disambiguate Explicit Discourse Connectives in Text

P09-2005 [bib]: Sangkeun Jung; Cheongjae Lee; Kyungduk Kim; Gary Geunbae Lee
Hybrid Approach to User Intention Modeling for Dialog Simulation

P09-2006 [bib]: Oi Yee Kwong
Homophones and Tonal Patterns in English-Chinese Transliteration

P09-2007 [bib]: Chao-Lin Liu; Kan-Wen Tien; Min-Hua Lai; Yi-Hsuan Chuang; Shih-Hung Wu
Capturing Errors in Written Chinese Words

P09-2008 [bib]: Han-Cheol Cho; Do-Gil Lee; Jung-Tae Lee; Pontus Stenetorp; Jun’ichi Tsujii; Hae-Chang Rim
A Novel Word Segmentation Approach for Written Languages with Word Boundary Markers

P09-2009 [bib]: Navanath Saharia; Dhrubajyoti Das; Utpal Sharma; Jugal Kalita
Part of Speech Tagger for Assamese Text

P09-2010 [bib]: Lilja vrelid; Jonas Kuhn; Kathrin Spreyer
Improving data-driven dependency parsing using large-scale LFG grammars

P09-2011 [bib]: Yoshihide Kato; Shigeki Matsubara
Incremental Parsing with Monotonic Adjoining Operation

P09-2012 [bib]: Matt Post; Daniel Gildea
Bayesian Learning of a Tree Substitution Grammar

P09-2013 [bib]: Manabu Sassano; Sadao Kurohashi
A Unified Single Scan Algorithm for Japanese Base Phrase Chunking and Dependency Parsing

P09-2014 [bib]: Stephen Clark; James R. Curran
Comparing the Accuracy of CCG and Penn Treebank Parsers

P09-2015 [bib]: Dan Roth; Mark Sammons; V.G.Vinod Vydiswaran
A Framework for Entailed Relation Recognition

P09-2016 [bib]: Makoto Imamura; Yasuhiro Takayama; Nobuhiro Kaji; Masashi Toyoda; Masaru Kitsuregawa
A Combination of Active Learning and Semi-supervised Learning Starting with Positive and Unlabeled Examples for Word Sense Disambiguation: An Empirical Study on Japanese Web Search Query

P09-2017 [bib]: Ioannis Korkontzelos; Suresh Manandhar
Detecting Compositionality in Multi-Word Expressions.

P09-2018 [bib]: Lili Kotlerman; Ido Dagan; Idan Szpektor; Maayan Zhitomirsky-Geffet
Directional Distributional Similarity for Lexical Expansion

P09-2019 [bib]: Beñat Zapirain; Eneko Agirre; Lluís Màrquez
Generalizing over Lexical Features: Selectional Preferences for Semantic Role Classification

P09-2020 [bib]: Milan Tofiloski; Julian Brooke; Maite Taboada
A Syntactic and Lexical-Based Discourse Segmenter

P09-2021 [bib]: Sungjin Lee; Gary Geunbae Lee
Realistic Grammar Error Simulation using Markov Logic

P09-2022 [bib]: Kenji Imamura; Kuniko Saito; Tomoko Izumi
Discriminative Approach to Predicate-Argument Structure Analysis with Zero-Anaphora Resolution

P09-2023 [bib]: Kazunori Komatani; Alexander I. Rudnicky
Predicting Barge-in Utterance Errors by using Implicitly-Supervised ASR Accuracy and Barge-in Rate per User

P09-2024 [bib]: Shuguang Li; Suresh Manandhar
Automatic Generation of Information-seeking Questions Using Concept Clusters

P09-2025 [bib]: Aoife Cahill
Correlating Human and Automatic Evaluation of a German Surface Realiser

P09-2026 [bib]: Sourish Chaudhuri; Naman K. Gupta; Noah A. Smith; Carolyn P. Rose
Leveraging Structural Relations for Fluent Compressions at Multiple Compression Rates

P09-2027 [bib]: Rahul Katragadda; Vasudeva Varma
Query-Focused Summaries or Query-Biased Summaries?

P09-2028 [bib]: Michael Goodman; Francis Bond
Using Generation for Grammar Analysis and Error Detection

P09-2029 [bib]: You Ouyang; Wenjie Li; Qin Lu
An Integrated Multi-document Summarization Approach based on Word Hierarchical Representation

P09-2030 [bib]: Furu Wei; Wenjie Li; Yanxiang He
Co-Feedback Ranking for Query-Focused Summarization

P09-2031 [bib]: Zhongjun He; Yao Meng; Yajuan Lü; Hao Yu; Qun Liu
Reducing SMT Rule Table with Monolingual Key Phrase

P09-2032 [bib]: Hongfei Jiang; Muyun Yang; Tiejun Zhao; Sheng Li; Bo Wang
A Statistical Machine Translation Model Based on a Synthetic Synchronous Grammar

P09-2033 [bib]: Yuejie Zhang; Yang Wang; Xiangyang Xue
English-Chinese Bi-Directional OOV Translation based on Web Mining and Supervised Learning

P09-2034 [bib]: Reinhard Rapp
The Backtranslation Score: Automatic MT Evalution at the Sentence Level without Reference Translations

P09-2035 [bib]: Hao Xiong; Wenwen Xu; Haitao Mi; Yang Liu; Qun Liu
Sub-Sentence Division for Tree-Based Machine Translation

P09-2036 [bib]: John DeNero; Adam Pauls; Dan Klein
Asynchronous Binarization for Synchronous Grammars

P09-2037 [bib]: Zdenek Zabokrtsky; Martin Popel
Hidden Markov Tree Model in Dependency-based Machine Translation

P09-2038 [bib]: Dipankar Das; Sivaji Bandyopadhyay
Word to Sentence Level Emotion Tagging for Bengali Blogs

P09-2039 [bib]: Seon Yang; Youngjoong Ko
Extracting Comparative Sentences from Korean Text Documents Using Comparative Lexical Patterns and Machine Learning Techniques

P09-2040 [bib]: Alexandra Balahur; Ester Boldrini; Andrés Montoyo; Patricio Martínez-Barco
Opinion and Generic Question Answering Systems: a Performance Analysis

P09-2041 [bib]: Clint Burfoot; Timothy Baldwin
Automatic Satire Detection: Are You Having a Laugh?

P09-2042 [bib]: Xipeng Qiu; Wenjun Gao; Xuanjing Huang
Hierarchical Multi-Label Text Categorization with Global Margin Maximization

P09-2043 [bib]: Hye-Jin Min; Jong C. Park
Toward finer-grained sentiment identification in product reviews through linguistic and ontological analyses

P09-2044 [bib]: Viola Ganter; Michael Strube
Finding Hedges by Chasing Weasels: Hedge Detection Using Wikipedia Tags and Shallow Linguistic Features

P09-2045 [bib]: Xinfan Meng; Houfeng Wang
Mining User Reviews: from Specification to Summarization

P09-2046 [bib]: Chau Q. Nguyen; Tuoi T. Phan
An Ontology-Based Approach for Key Phrase Extraction

P09-2047 [bib]: Chao Zhang; Nan Sun; Xia Hu; Tingzhu Huang; Tat-Seng Chua
Query Segmentation Based on Eigenspace Similarity

P09-2048 [bib]: Mamoru Komachi; Shimpei Makimoto; Kei Uchiumi; Manabu Sassano
Learning Semantic Categories from Clickthrough Logs

P09-2049 [bib]: Janara Christensen; Mausam; Oren Etzioni
A Rose is a Roos is a Ruusu: Querying Translations for Web Image Search

P09-2050 [bib]: Xiaoyin Wang; David Lo; Jing Jiang; Lu Zhang; Hong Mei
Extracting Paraphrases of Technical Terms from Noisy Parallel Software Corpora

P09-2051 [bib]: Liang-Chih Yu; Chien-Lung Chan; Chung-Hsien Wu; Chao-Cheng Lin
Mining Association Language Patterns for Negative Life Event Classification

P09-2052 [bib]: Hidetsugu Nanba; Haruka Taguma; Takahiro Ozaki; Daisuke Kobayashi; Aya Ishino; Toshiyuki Takezawa
Automatic Compilation of Travel Information from Automatically Identified Travel Blogs

P09-2053 [bib]: Barbora Hladká; Jiří Mírovský; Pavel Schlesinger
Play the Language: Play Coreference

P09-2054 [bib]: Yuhang Yang; Tiejun Zhao; Qin Lu; Dequan Zheng; Hao Yu
Chinese Term Extraction Using Different Types of Relevance

P09-2055 [bib]: István Varga; Shoichi Yokoyama
iChi: a bilingual dictionary generating tool

P09-2056 [bib]: Nizar Habash; Ryan Roth
CATiB: The Columbia Arabic Treebank

P09-2057 [bib]: Christoph Tillmann
A Beam-Search Extraction Algorithm for Comparable Data

P09-2058 [bib]: Yonggang Deng; Bowen Zhou
Optimizing Word Alignment Combination For Phrase Table Training

P09-2059 [bib]: Gumwon Hong; Seung-Wook Lee; Hae-Chang Rim
Bridging Morpho-Syntactic Gap between Source and Target Sentences for English-Korean Statistical Machine Translation

P09-2060 [bib]: Mei Yang; Jing Zheng
Toward Smaller, Faster, and Better Hierarchical Phrase-based SMT

P09-2061 [bib]: Yizhao Ni; Craig Saunders; Sandor Szedmak; Mahesan Niranjan
Handling phrase reorderings for machine translation

P09-2062 [bib]: Chris Biemann; Monojit Choudhury; Animesh Mukherjee
Syntax is from Mars while Semantics from Venus! Insights from Spectral Analysis of Distributional Similarity Networks

P09-2063 [bib]: Jonathan Chevelu; Thomas Lavergne; Yves Lepage; Thierry Moudenc
Introduction of a new paraphrase generation tool based on Monte-Carlo sampling

P09-2064 [bib]: Weiwei Sun; Zhifang Sui; Meng Wang
Prediction of Thematic Rank for Structured Semantic Role Labeling

P09-2065 [bib]: Paramveer S. Dhillon; Lyle H. Ungar
Transfer Learning, Feature Selection and Word Sense Disambiguation

P09-2066 [bib]: Fei Liu; Yang Liu
From Extractive to Abstractive Meeting Summaries: Can It Be Done by Sentence Compression?

P09-2067 [bib]: Wai-Kit Lo; Wenying Xiong; Helen Meng
Automatic Story Segmentation using a Bayesian Decision Framework for Statistical Models of Lexical Chain Features

P09-2068 [bib]: Gina-Anne Levow
Investigating Pitch Accent Recognition in Non-native Speech

P09-2069 [bib]: Haşim Sak; Tunga Güngör; Murat Saraçlar
A Stochastic Finite-State Morphological Parser for Turkish

P09-2070 [bib]: Tim Miller; Luan Nguyen; William Schuler
Parsing Speech Repair without Specialized Grammar Symbols

P09-2071 [bib]: Minwoo Jeong; Chin-Yew Lin; Gary Geunbae Lee
Efficient Inference of CRFs for Large-Scale Natural Language Data

P09-2072 [bib]: Fang-Lan Huang; Cho-Jui Hsieh; Kai-Wei Chang; Chih-Jen Lin
Iterative Scaling and Coordinate Descent Methods for Maximum Entropy

P09-2073 [bib]: Yashar Mehdad
Automatic Cost Estimation for Tree Edit Distance Using Particle Swarm Optimization

P09-2074 [bib]: Hal Daume III
Markov Random Topic Fields

P09-2075 [bib]: Dingding Wang; Shenghuo Zhu; Tao Li; Yihong Gong
Multi-Document Summarization using Sentence-based Topic Models

P09-2076 [bib]: Alexander Koller; Kristina Striegnitz; Donna Byron; Justine Cassell; Robert Dale; Sara Dalzel-Job; Johanna Moore; Jon Oberlander
Validating the web-based evaluation of NLG systems

P09-2077 [bib]: Eva Banik
Extending a Surface Realizer to Generate Coherent Discourse

P09-2078 [bib]: Rada Mihalcea; Carlo Strapparava
The Lie Detector: Explorations in the Automatic Recognition of Deceptive Language

P09-2079 [bib]: Mahesh Joshi; Carolyn Penstein-Rosé
Generalizing Dependency Features for Opinion Mining

P09-2080 [bib]: Qiong Wu; Songbo Tan; Xueqi Cheng
Graph Ranking for Sentiment Transfer

P09-2081 [bib]: Dae-Neung Sohn; Jung-Tae Lee; Hae-Chang Rim
The Contribution of Stylistic Information to Content-based Mobile Spam Filtering

P09-2082 [bib]: Alexander Mikhailian; Tiphaine Dalmas; Rani Pinchuk
Learning foci for Question Answering over Topic Maps

P09-2083 [bib]: Yllias Chali; Sadid Hasan; Shafiq Joty
Do Automatic Annotation Techniques Have Any Impact on Supervised Complex Question Answering?

P09-2084 [bib]: Wei-Yun Ma; Kathy McKeown
Where’s the Verb? Correcting Machine Translation During Question Answering

P09-2085 [bib]: Phil Blunsom; Trevor Cohn; Sharon Goldwater; Mark Johnson
A Note on the Implementation of Hierarchical Dirichlet Processes

P09-2086 [bib]: Taro Watanabe; Hajime Tsukada; Hideki Isozaki
A Succinct N-gram Language Model

P09-2087 [bib]: Deniz Yuret; Ergun Bicici
Modeling Morphologically Rich Languages Using Split Words and Unstructured Dependencies

P09-2088 [bib]: Robert C. Moore; Chris Quirk
Improved Smoothing for N-gram Language Models Based on Ordinary Counts

P09-2089 [bib]: Cristina Mota; Ralph Grishman
Updating a Name Tagger Using Contemporary Unlabeled Data

P09-2090 [bib]: Asad Sayeed; Tamer Elsayed; Nikesh Garera; David Alexander; Tan Xu; Doug Oard; David Yarowsky; Christine Piatko
Arabic Cross-Document Coreference Resolution

P09-2091 [bib]: Javier Artiles; Julio Gonzalo; Enrique Amigó
The Impact of Query Refinement in the Web People Search Task

P09-2092 [bib]: Frank Reichartz; Hannes Korte; Gerhard Paass
Composite Kernels For Relation Extraction

P09-2093 [bib]: Prashant Gupta; Heng Ji
Predicting Unknown Time Arguments based on Cross-Event Propagation

Proceedings of the ACL-IJCNLP 2009 Student Research Workshop

P09-3 [bib]: Entire volume

P09-3000: Front Matter

P09-3001 [bib]: Ekaterina Shutova
Sense-based Interpretation of Logical Metonymy Using a Statistical Method

P09-3002 [bib]: Prashanth Mannem; Himani Chaudhry; Akshar Bharati
Insights into Non-projectivity in Hindi

P09-3003 [bib]: Yefeng Wang
Annotating and Recognising Named Entities in Clinical Notes

P09-3004 [bib]: Prodromos Malakasiotis
Paraphrase Recognition Using Machine Learning to Combine Similarity Measures

P09-3005 [bib]: Henriette Engelken
A System for Semantic Analysis of Chemical Compound Names

P09-3006 [bib]: Elijah Mayfield
Sentence diagram generation using dependency parsing

P09-3007 [bib]: Caixia Yuan; Fuji Ren; Xiaojie Wang
Accurate Learning for Chinese Function Tags from Minimal Features

P09-3008 [bib]: Justin Liang-Te Chiu; Jyun-Wei Huang
Optimizing Language Model Information Retrieval System with Expectation Maximization Algorithm

P09-3009 [bib]: Tsuyoshi Okita
Data Cleaning for Word Alignment

P09-3010 [bib]: Federica Cavicchio
The Modulation of Cooperation and Emotion in Dialogue: The REC Corpus

P09-3011 [bib]: Chen Chen; Hu Junfeng; Wang Houfeng
Clustering Technique in Multi-Document Personal Name Disambiguation

P09-3012 [bib]: Johanna Geiss
Creating a Gold Standard for Sentence Clustering in Multi-Document Summarization

Proceedings of the ACL-IJCNLP 2009 Software Demonstrations

P09-4 [bib]: Entire volume

P09-4000: Front Matter

P09-4001 [bib]: Susumu Akamine; Daisuke Kawahara; Yoshikiyo Kato; Tetsuji Nakagawa; Kentaro Inui; Sadao Kurohashi; Yutaka Kidawara
WISDOM: A Web Information Credibility Analysis Systematic

P09-4002 [bib]: António Branco; Francisco Costa; Eduardo Ferreira; Pedro Martins; Filipe Nunes; João Silva; Sara Silveira
LX-Center: a center of online linguistic services

P09-4003 [bib]: David K. Elson; Kathleen R. McKeown
A Tool for Deep Semantic Encoding of Narrative Texts

P09-4004 [bib]: Monica Gavrila; Cristina Vertan
ProLiV - a Tool for Teaching by Viewing Computational Linguistics

P09-4005 [bib]: Philipp Koehn
A Web-Based Interactive Computer Aided Translation Tool

P09-4006 [bib]: Lianhau Lee; Aiti Aw; Thuy Vu; Sharifah Aljunied Mahani; Min Zhang; Haizhou Li
MARS: Multilingual Access and Retrieval System with Enhanced Query Translation and Document Retrieval

P09-4007 [bib]: Zhifei Li; Chris Callison-Burch; Chris Dyery; Juri Ganitkevitch; Sanjeev Khudanpur; Lane Schwartz; Wren N. G. Thornton; Jonathan Weese; Omar F. Zaidan
Demonstration of Joshua: An Open Source Toolkit for Parsing-based Machine Translation

P09-4008 [bib]: A. Kumaran; K. Saravanan; Naren Datha; B. Ashok; Vikram Dendi
WikiBABEL: A Wiki-style Platform for Creation of Parallel Data

P09-4009 [bib]: Petr Pajas; Jan Štepánek
System for Querying Syntactically Annotated Corpora

P09-4010 [bib]: Michael Roth; Anette Frank
A NLG-based Application for Walking Directions

P09-4011 [bib]: Sebastian Varges; Silvia Quarteroni; Giuseppe Riccardi; Alexei V. Ivanov; Pierluigi Roberti
Combining POMDPs trained with User Simulations and Rule-based Dialogue Management in a Spoken Dialogue System

Tutorial Abstracts of ACL-IJCNLP 2009

P09-5 [bib]: Entire volume

P09-5000: Front Matter

P09-5001 [bib]: Chu-Ren Huang; Qin Lu
Fundamentals of Chinese Language Processing

P09-5002 [bib]: Kevin Knight; Philipp Koehn
Topics in Statistical Machine Translation

P09-5003 [bib]: Lluís Màrquez
Semantic Role Labeling: Past, Present and Future

P09-5004 [bib]: Afra Alishahi
Computational Modeling of Human Language Acquisition

P09-5005 [bib]: Hang Li
Learning to Rank

P09-5006 [bib]: Simone Paolo Ponzetto; Massimo Poesio
State-of-the-art NLP Approaches to Coreference Resolution: Theory and Practical Recipes