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Enhancing Authentic Web Pages for Language Learners

@inproceedings{Meurers2010EnhancingAW,
  title={Enhancing Authentic Web Pages for Language Learners},
  author={Walt Detmar Meurers and Ramon Ziai and Luiz A. Amaral and Adriane Boyd and Aleksandar Dimitrov and Vanessa Metcalf and Niels Ott},
  year={2010}
}
Second language acquisition research since the 90s has emphasized the importance of supporting awareness of language categories and forms, and input enhancement techniques have been proposed to make target language features more salient for the learner. We present an NLP architecture and web-based implementation providing automatic visual input enhancement for web pages. Learners freely choose the web pages they want to read and the system displays an enhanced version of the pages. The… 
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