Relational-Realizational Parsing

  title={Relational-Realizational Parsing},
  author={Reut Tsarfaty and Khalil Sima'an},
State-of-the-art statistical parsing models applied to free word-order languages tend to underperform compared to, e.g., parsing English. Constituency-based models often fail to capture generalizations that cannot be stated in structural terms, and dependency-based models employ a ‘single-head’ assumption that often breaks in the face of multiple exponence. In this paper we suggest that the position of a constituent is aform manifestation of its grammatical function, one among various possible… CONTINUE READING
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