Corpus ID: 15701997

BootCaT: Bootstrapping Corpora and Terms from the Web

@inproceedings{Baroni2004BootCaTBC,
  title={BootCaT: Bootstrapping Corpora and Terms from the Web},
  author={M. Baroni and S. Bernardini},
  booktitle={LREC},
  year={2004}
}
  • M. Baroni, S. Bernardini
  • Published in LREC 2004
  • Computer Science
  • This paper introduces the BootCaT toolkit, a suite of perl programs implementing an iterative procedure to bootstrap specialized corpora and terms from the web. [...] Key Method The seeds are used to build a corpus via automated Google queries, and more terms are extracted from this corpus. In turn, these new terms are used as seeds to build a larger corpus via automated queries, and so forth. The corpus and the unigram terms are then used to extract multi-word terms. We conducted an evaluation of the tools by…Expand Abstract
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