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Processing of Quantitative Expressions with Measurement Units in the Nominative, Genitive, and Accusative Cases for Belarusian and Russian

  • Yury Hetsevich
  • Alena Skopinava
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8655)

Abstract

This paper outlines an approach to the stage-by-stage solution of the computer-linguistic problem of the processing of quantitative expressions with measurement units by means of the linguistic processor NooJ. The focus is put on the nominative, genitive, and accusative cases for Belarusian and Russian. The paper gives a general analysis of the problem providing examples not only for Belarusian and Russian, but also for English.

Keywords

NooJ text-to-speech synthesis text processing Belarusian Russian quantitative expressions measurement units 

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© Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  • Yury Hetsevich
    • 1
  • Alena Skopinava
    • 1
  1. 1.The United Institute of Informatics Problems of the National Academy of Sciences of BelarusMinskBelarus

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