Exploiting hidden morphophonemic constraints for finding the underlying forms of 'weak' Arabic verbs

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  • Authors:
  • Allan Ramsay
  • Hanady Mansour

Abstract

We present a treatment of Arabic morphology which allows us to deal with 'weak' verbs by paying attention to the underlying phonological process. This provides us with a very clean way of thinking about such verbs, and also makes maintenance of the lexicon very straightforward.

Bibliographical metadata

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInternational Conference Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing, RANLP|Int. Conf. Recent Adv. Nat. Lang. Proces., RANLP
Pages448-454
Number of pages6
Publication statusPublished - 2011
Event8th International Conference on Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing, RANLP 2011 - Hissar
Event duration: 1 Jul 2011 → …
http://aclweb.org/anthology-new/R/R11/

Conference

Conference8th International Conference on Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing, RANLP 2011
CityHissar
Period1/07/11 → …
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