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

Keh-Yih Su, Jian Su, Janyce Wiebe, Haizhou Li (Editors)


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P09-1
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August
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2009
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Suntec, Singapore
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ACL | IJCNLP
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Association for Computational Linguistics
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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
Keh-Yih Su | Jian Su | Janyce Wiebe | Haizhou Li

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Heterogeneous Transfer Learning for Image Clustering via the SocialWeb
Qiang Yang | Yuqiang Chen | Gui-Rong Xue | Wenyuan Dai | Yong Yu

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Investigations on Word Senses and Word Usages
Katrin Erk | Diana McCarthy | Nicholas Gaylord

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A Comparative Study on Generalization of Semantic Roles in FrameNet
Yuichiroh Matsubayashi | Naoaki Okazaki | Jun’ichi Tsujii

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Unsupervised Argument Identification for Semantic Role Labeling
Omri Abend | Roi Reichart | Ari Rappoport

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Brutus: A Semantic Role Labeling System Incorporating CCG, CFG, and Dependency Features
Stephen Boxwell | Dennis Mehay | Chris Brew

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Exploiting Heterogeneous Treebanks for Parsing
Zheng-Yu Niu | Haifeng Wang | Hua Wu

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Cross Language Dependency Parsing using a Bilingual Lexicon
Hai Zhao | Yan Song | Chunyu Kit | Guodong Zhou

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Topological Field Parsing of German
Jackie Chi Kit Cheung | Gerald Penn

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Unsupervised Multilingual Grammar Induction
Benjamin Snyder | Tahira Naseem | Regina Barzilay

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Reinforcement Learning for Mapping Instructions to Actions
S.R.K. Branavan | Harr Chen | Luke Zettlemoyer | Regina Barzilay

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Learning Semantic Correspondences with Less Supervision
Percy Liang | Michael Jordan | Dan Klein

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Bayesian Unsupervised Word Segmentation with Nested Pitman-Yor Language Modeling
Daichi Mochihashi | Takeshi Yamada | Naonori Ueda

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Knowing the Unseen: Estimating Vocabulary Size over Unseen Samples
Suma Bhat | Richard Sproat

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A Ranking Approach to Stress Prediction for Letter-to-Phoneme Conversion
Qing Dou | Shane Bergsma | Sittichai Jiampojamarn | Grzegorz Kondrak

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Reducing the Annotation Effort for Letter-to-Phoneme Conversion
Kenneth Dwyer | Grzegorz Kondrak

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Transliteration Alignment
Vladimir Pervouchine | Haizhou Li | Bo Lin

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Automatic training of lemmatization rules that handle morphological changes in pre-, in- and suffixes alike
Bart Jongejan | Hercules Dalianis

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Revisiting Pivot Language Approach for Machine Translation
Hua Wu | Haifeng Wang

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Efficient Minimum Error Rate Training and Minimum Bayes-Risk Decoding for Translation Hypergraphs and Lattices
Shankar Kumar | Wolfgang Macherey | Chris Dyer | Franz Och

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Forest-based Tree Sequence to String Translation Model
Hui Zhang | Min Zhang | Haizhou Li | Aiti Aw | Chew Lim Tan

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Active Learning for Multilingual Statistical Machine Translation
Gholamreza Haffari | Anoop Sarkar

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DEPEVAL(summ): Dependency-based Evaluation for Automatic Summaries
Karolina Owczarzak

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Summarizing Definition from Wikipedia
Shiren Ye | Tat-Seng Chua | Jie Lu

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Automatically Generating Wikipedia Articles: A Structure-Aware Approach
Christina Sauper | Regina Barzilay

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Learning to Tell Tales: A Data-driven Approach to Story Generation
Neil McIntyre | Mirella Lapata

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Recognizing Stances in Online Debates
Swapna Somasundaran | Janyce Wiebe

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Co-Training for Cross-Lingual Sentiment Classification
Xiaojun Wan

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A Non-negative Matrix Tri-factorization Approach to Sentiment Classification with Lexical Prior Knowledge
Tao Li | Yi Zhang | Vikas Sindhwani

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Discovering the Discriminative Views: Measuring Term Weights for Sentiment Analysis
Jungi Kim | Jin-Ji Li | Jong-Hyeok Lee

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Compiling a Massive, Multilingual Dictionary via Probabilistic Inference
Mausam | Stephen Soderland | Oren Etzioni | Daniel Weld | Michael Skinner | Jeff Bilmes

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A Metric-based Framework for Automatic Taxonomy Induction
Hui Yang | Jamie Callan

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Learning with Annotation Noise
Eyal Beigman | Beata Beigman Klebanov

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Abstraction and Generalisation in Semantic Role Labels: PropBank, VerbNet or both?
Paola Merlo | Lonneke Van Der Plas

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Robust Machine Translation Evaluation with Entailment Features
Sebastian Padó | Michel Galley | Dan Jurafsky | Christopher D. Manning

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The Contribution of Linguistic Features to Automatic Machine Translation Evaluation
Enrique Amigó | Jesús Giménez | Julio Gonzalo | Felisa Verdejo

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A Syntax-Driven Bracketing Model for Phrase-Based Translation
Deyi Xiong | Min Zhang | Aiti Aw | Haizhou Li

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Topological Ordering of Function Words in Hierarchical Phrase-based Translation
Hendra Setiawan | Min-Yen Kan | Haizhou Li | Philip Resnik

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Phrase-Based Statistical Machine Translation as a Traveling Salesman Problem
Mikhail Zaslavskiy | Marc Dymetman | Nicola Cancedda

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Concise Integer Linear Programming Formulations for Dependency Parsing
André Martins | Noah Smith | Eric Xing

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Non-Projective Dependency Parsing in Expected Linear Time
Joakim Nivre

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Semi-supervised Learning of Dependency Parsers using Generalized Expectation Criteria
Gregory Druck | Gideon Mann | Andrew McCallum

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Dependency Grammar Induction via Bitext Projection Constraints
Kuzman Ganchev | Jennifer Gillenwater | Ben Taskar

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Cross-Domain Dependency Parsing Using a Deep Linguistic Grammar
Yi Zhang | Rui Wang

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A Chinese-English Organization Name Translation System Using Heuristic Web Mining and Asymmetric Alignment
Fan Yang | Jun Zhao | Kang Liu

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Reducing Semantic Drift with Bagging and Distributional Similarity
Tara McIntosh | James R. Curran

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Jointly Identifying Temporal Relations with Markov Logic
Katsumasa Yoshikawa | Sebastian Riedel | Masayuki Asahara | Yuji Matsumoto

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Profile Based Cross-Document Coreference Using Kernelized Fuzzy Relational Clustering
Jian Huang | Sarah M. Taylor | Jonathan L. Smith | Konstantinos A. Fotiadis | C. Lee Giles

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Who, What, When, Where, Why? Comparing Multiple Approaches to the Cross-Lingual 5W Task
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

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Bilingual Co-Training for Monolingual Hyponymy-Relation Acquisition
Jong-Hoon Oh | Kiyotaka Uchimoto | Kentaro Torisawa

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Automatic Set Instance Extraction using the Web
Richard C. Wang | William W. Cohen

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Extracting Lexical Reference Rules from Wikipedia
Eyal Shnarch | Libby Barak | Ido Dagan

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Employing Topic Models for Pattern-based Semantic Class Discovery
Huibin Zhang | Mingjie Zhu | Shuming Shi | Ji-Rong Wen

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Paraphrase Identification as Probabilistic Quasi-Synchronous Recognition
Dipanjan Das | Noah A. Smith

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Stochastic Gradient Descent Training for L1-regularized Log-linear Models with Cumulative Penalty
Yoshimasa Tsuruoka | Jun’ichi Tsujii | Sophia Ananiadou

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A global model for joint lemmatization and part-of-speech prediction
Kristina Toutanova | Colin Cherry

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Distributional Representations for Handling Sparsity in Supervised Sequence-Labeling
Fei Huang | Alexander Yates

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Minimized Models for Unsupervised Part-of-Speech Tagging
Sujith Ravi | Kevin Knight

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An Error-Driven Word-Character Hybrid Model for Joint Chinese Word Segmentation and POS Tagging
Canasai Kruengkrai | Kiyotaka Uchimoto | Jun’ichi Kazama | Yiou Wang | Kentaro Torisawa | Hitoshi Isahara

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Automatic Adaptation of Annotation Standards: Chinese Word Segmentation and POS Tagging – A Case Study
Wenbin Jiang | Liang Huang | Qun Liu

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Linefeed Insertion into Japanese Spoken Monologue for Captioning
Tomohiro Ohno | Masaki Murata | Shigeki Matsubara

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Semi-supervised Learning for Automatic Prosodic Event Detection Using Co-training Algorithm
Je Hun Jeon | Yang Liu

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Summarizing multiple spoken documents: finding evidence from untranscribed audio
Xiaodan Zhu | Gerald Penn | Frank Rudzicz

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Improving Tree-to-Tree Translation with Packed Forests
Yang Liu | Yajuan Lü | Qun Liu

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Fast Consensus Decoding over Translation Forests
John DeNero | David Chiang | Kevin Knight

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Joint Decoding with Multiple Translation Models
Yang Liu | Haitao Mi | Yang Feng | Qun Liu

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Collaborative Decoding: Partial Hypothesis Re-ranking Using Translation Consensus between Decoders
Mu Li | Nan Duan | Dongdong Zhang | Chi-Ho Li | Ming Zhou

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Variational Decoding for Statistical Machine Translation
Zhifei Li | Jason Eisner | Sanjeev Khudanpur

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Unsupervised Learning of Narrative Schemas and their Participants
Nathanael Chambers | Dan Jurafsky

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Learning a Compositional Semantic Parser using an Existing Syntactic Parser
Ruifang Ge | Raymond Mooney

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Latent Variable Models of Concept-Attribute Attachment
Joseph Reisinger | Marius Paşca

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The Chinese Aspect Generation Based on Aspect Selection Functions
Guowen Yang | John Bateman

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Quantitative modeling of the neural representation of adjective-noun phrases to account for fMRI activation
Kai-min K. Chang | Vladimir L. Cherkassky | Tom M. Mitchell | Marcel Adam Just

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Capturing Salience with a Trainable Cache Model for Zero-anaphora Resolution
Ryu Iida | Kentaro Inui | Yuji Matsumoto

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Conundrums in Noun Phrase Coreference Resolution: Making Sense of the State-of-the-Art
Veselin Stoyanov | Nathan Gilbert | Claire Cardie | Ellen Riloff

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A Novel Discourse Parser Based on Support Vector Machine Classification
David duVerle | Helmut Prendinger

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Genre distinctions for discourse in the Penn TreeBank
Bonnie Webber

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Automatic sense prediction for implicit discourse relations in text
Emily Pitler | Annie Louis | Ani Nenkova

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A Framework of Feature Selection Methods for Text Categorization
Shoushan Li | Rui Xia | Chengqing Zong | Chu-Ren Huang

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Mine the Easy, Classify the Hard: A Semi-Supervised Approach to Automatic Sentiment Classification
Sajib Dasgupta | Vincent Ng

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Modeling Latent Biographic Attributes in Conversational Genres
Nikesh Garera | David Yarowsky

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A Graph-based Semi-Supervised Learning for Question-Answering
Asli Celikyilmaz | Marcus Thint | Zhiheng Huang

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Combining Lexical Semantic Resources with Question & Answer Archives for Translation-Based Answer Finding
Delphine Bernhard | Iryna Gurevych

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Answering Opinion Questions with Random Walks on Graphs
Fangtao Li | Yang Tang | Minlie Huang | Xiaoyan Zhu

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What lies beneath: Semantic and syntactic analysis of manually reconstructed spontaneous speech
Erin Fitzgerald | Frederick Jelinek | Robert Frank

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Discriminative Lexicon Adaptation for Improved Character Accuracy - A New Direction in Chinese Language Modeling
Yi-cheng Pan | Lin-shan Lee | Sadaoki Furui

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Improving Automatic Speech Recognition for Lectures through Transformation-based Rules Learned from Minimal Data
Cosmin Munteanu | Gerald Penn | Xiaodan Zhu

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Quadratic-Time Dependency Parsing for Machine Translation
Michel Galley | Christopher D. Manning

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A Gibbs Sampler for Phrasal Synchronous Grammar Induction
Phil Blunsom | Trevor Cohn | Chris Dyer | Miles Osborne

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Source-Language Entailment Modeling for Translating Unknown Terms
Shachar Mirkin | Lucia Specia | Nicola Cancedda | Ido Dagan | Marc Dymetman | Idan Szpektor

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Case markers and Morphology: Addressing the crux of the fluency problem in English-Hindi SMT
Ananthakrishnan Ramanathan | Hansraj Choudhary | Avishek Ghosh | Pushpak Bhattacharyya

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Dependency Based Chinese Sentence Realization
Wei He | Haifeng Wang | Yuqing Guo | Ting Liu

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Incorporating Information Status into Generation Ranking
Aoife Cahill | Arndt Riester

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A Syntax-Free Approach to Japanese Sentence Compression
Tsutomu Hirao | Jun Suzuki | Hideki Isozaki

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Application-driven Statistical Paraphrase Generation
Shiqi Zhao | Xiang Lan | Ting Liu | Sheng Li

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Semi-Supervised Cause Identification from Aviation Safety Reports
Isaac Persing | Vincent Ng

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SMS based Interface for FAQ Retrieval
Govind Kothari | Sumit Negi | Tanveer A. Faruquie | Venkatesan T. Chakaravarthy | L. Venkata Subramaniam

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Semantic Tagging of Web Search Queries
Mehdi Manshadi | Xiao Li

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Mining Bilingual Data from the Web with Adaptively Learnt Patterns
Long Jiang | Shiquan Yang | Ming Zhou | Xiaohua Liu | Qingsheng Zhu

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Comparing Objective and Subjective Measures of Usability in a Human-Robot Dialogue System
Mary Ellen Foster | Manuel Giuliani | Alois Knoll

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Setting Up User Action Probabilities in User Simulations for Dialog System Development
Hua Ai | Diane Litman

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Dialogue Segmentation with Large Numbers of Volunteer Internet Annotators
T. Daniel Midgley

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Robust Approach to Abbreviating Terms: A Discriminative Latent Variable Model with Global Information
Xu Sun | Naoaki Okazaki | Jun’ichi Tsujii

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A non-contiguous Tree Sequence Alignment-based Model for Statistical Machine Translation
Jun Sun | Min Zhang | Chew Lim Tan

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Better Word Alignments with Supervised ITG Models
Aria Haghighi | John Blitzer | John DeNero | Dan Klein

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Confidence Measure for Word Alignment
Fei Huang

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A Comparative Study of Hypothesis Alignment and its Improvement for Machine Translation System Combination
Boxing Chen | Min Zhang | Haizhou Li | Aiti Aw

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Incremental HMM Alignment for MT System Combination
Chi-Ho Li | Xiaodong He | Yupeng Liu | Ning Xi

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K-Best A* Parsing
Adam Pauls | Dan Klein

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Coordinate Structure Analysis with Global Structural Constraints and Alignment-Based Local Features
Kazuo Hara | Masashi Shimbo | Hideharu Okuma | Yuji Matsumoto

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Learning Context-Dependent Mappings from Sentences to Logical Form
Luke Zettlemoyer | Michael Collins

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An Optimal-Time Binarization Algorithm for Linear Context-Free Rewriting Systems with Fan-Out Two
Carlos Gómez-Rodríguez | Giorgio Satta

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A Polynomial-Time Parsing Algorithm for TT-MCTAG
Laura Kallmeyer | Giorgio Satta

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Distant supervision for relation extraction without labeled data
Mike Mintz | Steven Bills | Rion Snow | Daniel Jurafsky

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Multi-Task Transfer Learning for Weakly-Supervised Relation Extraction
Jing Jiang

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Unsupervised Relation Extraction by Mining Wikipedia Texts Using Information from the Web
Yulan Yan | Naoaki Okazaki | Yutaka Matsuo | Zhenglu Yang | Mitsuru Ishizuka

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Phrase Clustering for Discriminative Learning
Dekang Lin | Xiaoyun Wu

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Semi-Supervised Active Learning for Sequence Labeling
Katrin Tomanek | Udo Hahn

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Word or Phrase? Learning Which Unit to Stress for Information Retrieval
Young-In Song | Jung-Tae Lee | Hae-Chang Rim

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A Generative Blog Post Retrieval Model that Uses Query Expansion based on External Collections
Wouter Weerkamp | Krisztian Balog | Maarten de Rijke

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Language Identification of Search Engine Queries
Hakan Ceylan | Yookyung Kim

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Exploiting Bilingual Information to Improve Web Search
Wei Gao | John Blitzer | Ming Zhou | Kam-Fai Wong