Computers and the Humanities

, Volume 36, Issue 2, pp 223–254

GATE, a General Architecture for Text Engineering

  • Hamish Cunningham

DOI: 10.1023/A:1014348124664

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Cunningham, H. Computers and the Humanities (2002) 36: 223. doi:10.1023/A:1014348124664


This paper presents the design, implementation and evaluation of GATE, a General Architecture for Text Engineering.GATE lies at the intersection of human language computation and software engineering, and constitutes aninfrastructural system supporting research and development of languageprocessing software.

GATEinfrastructurelanguage engineeringsoftware architecture

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 2002

Authors and Affiliations

  • Hamish Cunningham
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  1. 1.Department of Computer Science andInstitute for Language, Speech and Hearing, University of SheffieldUK