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This short paper aims at presenting a method for automatically extracting and evaluating MWE in the Europarl corpus. For this purpose we make use of mwetoolkit and utilize its output to find rules for the automatic evaluation of MWE. We then developed an XML parser to evaluate MWE candidates against those rules and also against online dictionaries. A sample(More)
In this paper we present a tool for the automatic extraction of subcategorization frames from Portuguese corpora. Subcategorization frames are important to many Natural Language Processing (NLP) tasks, such as the improvement of parsing results. The tool presented here, which is based on a system developed for French, comes to fill a gap in Portuguese,(More)
We introduce a new multilingual resource containing judgments about nominal compound compositionality in English, French and Por-tuguese. It covers 3 × 180 noun-noun and adjective-noun compounds for which we provide numerical compositionality scores for the head word, for the modifier and for the compound as a whole, along with possible paraphrases. This(More)
Access to textbooks in one's own language , in parallel with the original version in the instructional language, is known to be quite helpful for foreign students studying abroad. Cooperative post-editing (PE) of specialized textbook pretransla-tions by the foreign students themselves is a good way to produce the " target " versions, if the students find it(More)