0 Introduction This paper reports on the development of DILEMMA-2*, a lemmatizer-tagger for the sublanguage of medical abstracts. The program is an extension of DILEMMA-I, a lemmatizer-tagger for general English texts. In the first section a brief outline is given of DILEMMA-1. Particular attention _is paid to the original concept of a default category… (More)
Translation: what to do when languges don't match up.
In this paper MULTITALE, a system for the semantic tagging of medical neurosurgical texts and for the semi-automatic expansion of the medical lexicon, will be presented. Given the textual information explosion (in particular in, though not restricted to, specialized domains) there is an urgent need for tools enabling to exploit the information available in… (More)
A scheme is proposed for representing the logical form of English sentences, wherein the meaning of a network node depends on how it is related through "role-in" links to nodes representing more aggregate entities. It is argued that roles are a natural device for capturing many linguistic and philosophic distinctions, and that they are convenient for… (More)