Hybrid Semantic Analysis

  • Miloslav Konopík
  • Ivan Habernal
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5729)


This article is focused on the problem of meaning recognition in written utterances. The goal is to find a computer algorithm capable to construct the meaning description of a given utterance. An original system for meaning recognition is described in this paper. The key idea of the system is the hybrid combination of expert and machine-learning approaches to meaning recognition. The system utilizes a novel algorithm for semantic parsing. The algorithm is based upon extended context-free grammars. The grammars are automatically inferred from the data.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Miloslav Konopík
    • 1
  • Ivan Habernal
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer SciencesUniversity of West BohemiaPlzeňCzech Republic

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