Learning to Simplify Sentences with Quasi-Synchronous Grammar and Integer Programming

@inproceedings{Woodsend2011LearningTS,
  title={Learning to Simplify Sentences with Quasi-Synchronous Grammar and Integer Programming},
  author={Kristian Woodsend and Mirella Lapata},
  booktitle={EMNLP},
  year={2011}
}
Text simplification aims to rewrite text into simpler versions, and thus make information accessible to a broader audience. Most previous work simplifies sentences using handcrafted rules aimed at splitting long sentences, or substitutes difficult words using a predefined dictionary. This paper presents a datadriven model based on quasi-synchronous grammar, a formalism that can naturally capture structural mismatches and complex rewrite operations. We describe how such a grammar can be induced… CONTINUE READING
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