Flexible Parsing Architectures for NLP Applications

  • Roberto Basili
  • Maria Teresa Pazienza
  • Fabio Massimo Zanzotto
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2175)


The requirements of different NLP applications have strong implications on the design and implementation of the related syntactic recognisers. In this paper, a fine-grained modular parser design framework is presented. Our aim is to reduce the design of a parsing processors to the composition of a pool of basic modules. Results over sample parsers and criteria for optimising coverage and accuracy are discussed.


Noun Phrase Lexical Knowledge Annotate Corpus Translation Algorithm Parsing System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Roberto Basili
    • 1
  • Maria Teresa Pazienza
    • 1
  • Fabio Massimo Zanzotto
    • 1
  1. 1.Dipartimento di InformaticaSistemi e ProduzioneITALY

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