publication . Other literature type . Conference object . Part of book or chapter of book . Book . Article . 2018

Towards Personalised Simplification based on L2 Learners' Native Language

Alessio Palmero Aprosio; Stefano Menini; Sara Tonelli; Luca Ducceschi; Leonardo Herzog;
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  • Published: 27 Nov 2018
  • Publisher: Zenodo
We present an approach to improve the selection of complex words for automatic text simplification, addressing the need of L2 learners to take into account their native language during simplification. In particular, we develop a methodology that automatically identifies ‘difficult’ terms (i.e. false friends) for L2 learners in order to simplify them. We evaluate not only the quality of the detected false friends but also the impact of this methodology on text simplification compared with a standard frequency-based approach. In questo contributo presentiamo un approccio per selezionare le parole complesse da semplificare in modo automatico, tenendo conto della li...
free text keywords: linguistica computazionale, elaborazione del linguaggio naturale, analisi semantica, Gurevych (Iryna), Bos (Johan), Computational Linguistics, Natural Language Processing, semantic parsing, History & Philosophy Of Science, LAN000000, CBX, Psychology, Linguistics, First language, L2 learners
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SIMplifying the interaction with Public Administration Through Information technology for Citizens and cOmpanies
  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 692819
  • Funding stream: H2020 | RIA
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