We wish to explore some of the aspects of the exploitation of two dictionary files by LONGHAN Ltd, one for 'core' [mglish and one for Imglish idioms. We'll try to show the feasibility of an approach to language processing based on a lexicon, conceived of as the repository of grammatical, semantic and knowledge-of-the-world information. After giving a brief… (More)
We contrast two approaches to thesaurus production : the traditional and intuitive one versus the Amsler-type procedure, which interactively 9,enerates filiations among the genus words in a computerized dictionary. We discuss the application of such a orocedure to our lexical data base (LONDON DICTIONARY OF CONTEdPORARY ENGLISH).