[developers] Lexical Acquisition through user query

Timothy Baldwin tim at csse.unimelb.edu.au
Thu Oct 9 01:51:32 CEST 2008

> I'm working on a web-interface to increase the lexicon of a Grammar
> Matrix grammar.  The interface will have some sort of survey to query
> native speakers on different words that fit the existing types in the
> grammar.  This is not a machine learning project, but rather an
> interface that allows language consultants to increase the size of the
> lexicon.  Has anybody worked on something similar?

Another paper to look at more specific to the DELPH-IN tool suite is that of
Ali Knott, over Maori:

M van Schagen and A Knott: Tauira: A tool for acquiring unknown words in a
dialogue context. Proceedings of the 2004 Australasian Language Technology
Workshop (ALTW2004), Macquarie University (2004).


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