Structural analysis of instruction utterances

Tomohide Shibata, Daisuke Kawahara, Masashi Okamoto, Sadao Kurohashi, Toyoaki Nishida

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Abstract

Toward designing a system which teaches various works interactively and visually, this paper proposes a method of analyzing instruction utterances. One of the biggest problem in dealing with spoken language is ellipsis/anaphor resolution. We resolve it using a domain-specific case frame dictionary constructed automatically from a large amount of texts. Then, we attach utterance-type to distinguish actions from notes, tips, etc. Based on the attached type, we analyze discourse structure of utterances and detect a unit of actions.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1054-1061
Number of pages8
JournalLecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (Subseries of Lecture Notes in Computer Science)
Volume2774 PART 2
Publication statusPublished - 2003
Externally publishedYes
Event7th International Conference, KES 2003 - Oxford, United Kingdom
Duration: 2003 Sep 32003 Sep 5

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Theoretical Computer Science
  • Computer Science(all)

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