The BICORD System: Combining Lexical Information from Bilingual Corpora and Machine Readable Dictionaries

  title={The BICORD System: Combining Lexical Information from Bilingual Corpora and Machine Readable Dictionaries},
  author={Judith L. Klavans and Evelyne Tzoukermann},
Our goal is to explore methods for combining structured but incomplete information from dictionaries with the unstructured but more complete information available in corpora for the creation of a bilingual lexical data base. This paper concentrates on the class of action verbs of movement, and builds on earlier work on lexical correspondences between languages and specific to this verb class. The languages we explore here are English and French. We first examine the way prototypical verbs of… CONTINUE READING
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