Re: [xtag-meeting]: Meeting Thu, Jun 27: Metarules (COLING p
Subject: Re: [xtag-meeting]: Meeting Thu, Jun 27: Metarules (COLING p
From: "Carlos A. Prolo" <email@example.com>
Date: Tue, 25 Jun 2002 18:43:47 -0400 (EDT)
Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, etc.@gradient.cis.upenn.edu
In-Reply-To: <200206252241.g5PMf4b04922@linc.cis.upenn.edu> from "CARLOS A PROLO" at Jun 25, 2002 06:41:04 pm
Sorry, the subject in the previous msg. said Jun 25.
It should be of course Thu, Jun 27.
> At the XTAG meeting this Thursday, Jun 27, I will talk about
> the generation of the XTAG grammar using metarules.
> The first part will be a practice talk for the COLING (abstract follows).
> That means that things will be organized in a higher level.
> Then, if time allows, we can get down to some details, discussion,
> depending on the participants' interests. In particular I want to discuss
> the current mismatches between the existing and generated grammar.
> We discuss a grammar development process used to generate the trees
> of the wide-coverage Lexicalized Tree Adjoining Grammar (LTAG) for English
> of the XTAG Project. Result of the coupling of Becker's metarules
> and a simple yet principled hierarchy of rule application, the approach
> has been successful to generate the large set of verb trees in the grammar,
> from a very small initial set of trees.