Deciding on units of analysis within Centering Theory

  title={Deciding on units of analysis within Centering Theory},
  author={Maite Taboada},
Many efforts in corpora annotation start with segmenting discourse into units of analysis. In this paper, we present a method for deciding on segmentation units within Centering Theory (Grosz et al. 1995). We survey the different existing methods to break down discourse into utterances and discuss the results of a comparison study among them. The contribution of our study is that it was carried out with spoken data and in two different languages (English and Spanish). Our comparison suggests… CONTINUE READING

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