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    • Computer-aided analysis of English punctuation on a parsed corpus: the special case of comma 

      Bayraktar, Murat (Bilkent University, 1996)
      Punctuation, an orthographical component of language, has usually been ignored by most research in computational linguistics over the years. One reason for this is the overall difficulty of the subject, and another is ...
    • Design and evaluation of a new transaction execution model for multidatabase systems 

      Devirmiş, T.; Ulusoy, Ö. (Elsevier, 1997)
      In this paper, we present a new transaction execution model that captures the formalism and semantics of various extended transaction models and adopts them to a multidatabase system (MDBS) environment. The proposed model ...
    • Learning translation templates for closely related languages 

      Altıntaş, Kemal; Güvenir, H. Altay (Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2003)
      Many researchers have worked on example-based machine translation and different techniques have been investigated in the area. In literature, a method of using translation templates learned from bilingual example pairs was ...
    • Pragmatics in human-computer conversations 

      Saygin, A. P.; Cicekli, I. (Elsevier, 2002)
      This paper provides a pragmatic analysis of some human-computer conversations carried out during the past six years within the context of the Loebner Prize Contest, an annual competition in which computers participate in ...
    • Prosody-based automatic segmentation of speech into sentences and topics 

      Shriberg, E.; Stolcke, A.; Hakkani-Tür, D.; Tür, G. (Elsevier, 2000)
      A crucial step in processing speech audio data for information extraction, topic detection, or browsing/playback is to segment the input into sentence and topic units. Speech segmentation is challenging, since the cues ...