Skip to Main content Skip to Navigation
Conference papers

Towards a Discourse Relation Algebra for Comparing Discourse Structures

Charlotte Roze 1
1 ALPAGE - Analyse Linguistique Profonde à Grande Echelle ; Large-scale deep linguistic processing
Inria Paris-Rocquencourt, UPD7 - Université Paris Diderot - Paris 7
Abstract : We propose a methodology for building discourse relations inference rules, to be integrated into an algebra of these relations. The construction of these rules has as main objective to allow for the calculation of the discourse closure of a structure, i.e. deduce all the discourse relations it implicitly contains. Calculating the closure of discourse structures improves their comparison, in particular within the evaluation of discourse parsing systems. We present and illustrate the adopted methodology, taking as theoretical background the Segmented Discourse Representation Theory.
Complete list of metadatas

Cited literature [11 references]  Display  Hide  Download

https://hal.archives-ouvertes.fr/hal-00655825
Contributor : Charlotte Roze <>
Submitted on : Monday, January 2, 2012 - 4:32:53 PM
Last modification on : Saturday, March 28, 2020 - 2:18:37 AM
Document(s) archivé(s) le : Monday, November 19, 2012 - 12:02:41 PM

File

cid2011_submission_20.pdf
Files produced by the author(s)

Identifiers

  • HAL Id : hal-00655825, version 1

Collections

Citation

Charlotte Roze. Towards a Discourse Relation Algebra for Comparing Discourse Structures. CID 2011 - Constraints In Discourse, Sep 2011, Agay, France. pp.1-7. ⟨hal-00655825⟩

Share

Metrics

Record views

230

Files downloads

233