Adapting the Lesk Algorithm for Word Sense Disambiguation to WordNet by Satanjeev Banerjee

@inproceedings{Kwon2002AdaptingTL,
  title={Adapting the Lesk Algorithm for Word Sense Disambiguation to WordNet by Satanjeev Banerjee},
  author={Taek Mu Kwon},
  year={2002}
}
All human languages have words that can mean different things in different contexts. Word sense disambiguation is the process of automatically figuring out the intended meaning of such a word when used in a sentence. One of the several approaches proposed in the past is Michael Lesk’s 1986 algorithm. This algorithm is based on two assumptions. First, when two words are used in close proximity in a sentence, they must be talking of a related topic and second, if one sense each of the two words… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 30 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS
21 Citations
16 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 21 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…