Applications of natural language to information systems: proceedings of the second international workshop, June 26-28, 1996, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems covers high academic quality papers on the following topics: natural language interfaces to databases, information retrieval, use of linguistic tools and electronic dictionaries, conceptual modelling, paraphrasing and validating information system models, the use of natural language as a specification interface for the design of information systems, linguistic aspects of database view integration and hypertext facilities for database querying. Furthermore the typical applications of natural language, are addressed, presented both from a scientific as well as an industrial perspective by Peter Chen, the inventor of the ER model, and Gerald Kristen, the founder of the KISS company. Other topics: - Natural Language Specification; - Natural Language Paraphrasing; - Linguistic Tools and Electronic Dictionaries; - Database Hypertext Facilities; - Information Retrieval; - Natural Language Database Interfaces; - Conceptual Modeling with Linguistic Knowledge; - Linguistic Aspects of Database View Integration.
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Paraphrasing as a Technique to Support ObjectOriented Analysis
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abstract agent algorithm analysis application approach attributes basic component Computer conceptual graphs conceptual model conceptual schema constraints construction context corresponding data model database design database schema datalogical defined described dictionary documents dynamic entity Entity-Relationship Model evaluation example expressed FDBS FEDDICT Federated Database Systems Figure formal function graph graphical HypER hyperbase hypermedia hypertext implementation information grammar Information Retrieval information sources Information Systems instance interaction InterBASE interface interpretation keyfact keywords Kheops knowledge base lexical lexicon linguistic knowledge mapping means meronymy natural language processing navigation NKRL nodes noun object-oriented ontology pattern polysemy problem PW relations query expansion refer relevant represent requirements Riet rules semantic representations semantic roles semantic similarity sentence types specific structure synset syntactic TAMIC techniques text-to-speech synthesis textual U-structures universe of discourse validation verb verbalisation view integration word WordNet