2 papers accepted at CORIA-TALN-RJC 2018!

First work on TREMoLo has just been accepted to CORIA-TALN-RJC 2018, the French NLP conference to be held in Rennes in May. Paper titles (translated from French) : Feature identification for register characterization. Jade Mekki, Delphine Battistelli, Gwénolé Lecorvé, Nicolas Béchet. Joint building of a corpus and a classifier for…

What?

The main objectives of the project are to study linguistic registers per se, and to develop methods for automatic transformation of linguistic registers across texts, i.e., translating a text from a register to another. This work will rely on the extraction of register-specific linguistic patterns and their integration in an…

Why?

Linguistic registers are known to have a strong influence on the expressivity conveyed by utterances. However, their study in natural language processing (NLP) is still marginal. To compensate for this deficiency, the TREMoLo project focuses on their analysis and automatic manipulation, with a particular attention on French. Beside its originality,…