Spanish Temporal Expressions: Some Forms Reinforced by an Adverb

  • Sofía N. Galicia-Haro
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5317)


We consider temporal expressions formed by a noun of time reinforced by an adverb of time, in order to extend the range of annotation of temporal expressions. Fro this, we analyze some groups to build finite state automata to automatically determine such type of expressions. To determine the extent of annotation, we present a method for obtaining the most preferable variants from Internet. We analyze some groups to capture their meaning.


Natural Language Machine Translation Temporal Expression Possibility Distribution Finite State Automaton 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sofía N. Galicia-Haro
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  1. 1.Faculty of SciencesUNAM, University CityMexico CityMexico

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