Corpus ID: 1153523

Number Sense Disambiguation

  title={Number Sense Disambiguation},
  author={S. Moore and S. Buchholz},
  • S. Moore, S. Buchholz
  • Published 2009
  • Word Sense Disambiguation is a well studied field, with a range of successful methods. However, there has been little work on examining the analogue for numbers, classifying them into senses (‘year’, ‘date’, ‘telephone number’ etc.) based on their context potentially useful for Text to Speech and Information Extraction systems. We extend the semi-supervised Decision List model described by David Yarowsky (1994), bringing the model to a problem on which little work has been done. We report… CONTINUE READING

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