Statistical syntactic parsing for Latvian

  title={Statistical syntactic parsing for Latvian},
  author={Lauma Pretkalnina and Laura Rituma},
Syntactic parsing is an important technique in the natural language processing, yet Latvian is still lacking an efficient general coverage syntax parser. This paper reports on the first experiments on statistical syntactic parsing for Latvian — a highly inflective Indo-European language with a relatively free word order. We have induced a statistical parser from a small, non-balanced Latvian Treebank using the MaltParser toolkit and measured the unlabeled attachment score (UAS). As MaltParser… CONTINUE READING


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