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The goal of this paper is to discuss the language identification problem of Croatian, language that even state-of-the-art language identification tools find, hard to distinguish from similar languages, such as Serbian, Slovenian or Slovak language. We developed the tool that implements the list of Croatian most frequent words with the threshold that each(More)
The goal of this paper is to present CROVALLEX - the first Croatian Verb Valence Lexicon. It contains 1739 verbs with 5118 valence frames. It also contains 173 syntactic-semantic classes (72 classes with two further levels of subdivision). Functional Generative Description (FGD) is used as the background theory for the description of valence frames.(More)
The aim of this paper is to compare different methods for automatic extraction of semantic similarity measures from corpora. The semantic similarity measure is proven to be very useful for many tasks in natural language processing like information retrieval, information extraction, machine translation etc. Additionally, one of the main problems in natural(More)
This research is a first step towards a system for translating Croatian weather forecast into multiple languages. This steps deals with the Croatian-English language pair. The parallel corpus consists of a one-year sample of the weather forecasts for the Adriatic consisting of 7,893 sentence pairs. Evaluation is performed by best known automatic evaluation(More)
OBJECTIVE Despite their importance in achieving good glycemic control, few real-world data on insulin dosing irregularities and hypoglycemia are available. The multinational, online Global Attitude of Patients and Physicians (GAPP2) survey was conducted to address this situation. METHODS Insulin-treated patients with type 2 diabetes and healthcare(More)
This paper describes methods used for generating a morphological lexicon of organization entity names in Croatian. This resource is intended for two primary tasks: template-based natural language generation and named entity identification. The main problems concerning the lexicon generation are high level of inflection in Croatian and low linguistic quality(More)
The goal of this paper is to discuss the origin of the higher education (HE) issues in Croatia and to introduce service learning methodology into our faculties. Service learning (SL) is a form of education where learning occurs when students apply what they learn to community problems and reflect upon their experience as they seek to achieve real objectives(More)
The paper describes automatic summarization of the scientific papers in Croatian language. The goal of the CROSUM is to generate extracts with high percent of extractworthiness and about the same size as the author's abstract. This preliminary research shows that extracts generated using the lemmatized wordforms dictionary are not quite different from(More)
This paper brings about the primary purpose of a research directed towards probing the insight into the presence of strategic planning at higher education institutions in the Republic of Croatia. The main conclusion of this paper sublimates the contribution to science and to the profession, and makes a new premise, that strategic planning of an integrated(More)
This paper is a preliminary report on the results of student projects developed within the elective course Computer Assisted Teaching in the Academic Year 2008–2009. The project goal was to create a purposeful opportunity for the students to directly participate in the educational system. By the help of information technology, the students developed(More)