The 29th Pacific Asia Conference on Language, Information and Computation



Submission ID Title
2 A Dynamic Syntax Modelling of Postposing in Japanese Narratives
9 Degree Variables by Choose Degree in Izyooni 'than'-Clauses
12 Multi-aspects Rating Prediction Using AspectWords and Sentences
15 Early Detection and Sorting of News on Microblogging Platforms
16 Using Twitter Data to Infer Personal Values of Japanese Consumers
18 Unsupervised and Lightly Supervised Part-of-Speech Tagging Using Recurrent Neural Networks
25 Translation of Unseen Bigrams by Analogy Using an SVM Classifier
27 Trouble information extraction based on a bootstrap approach from Twitter
30 An Improved Hierarchical Word Sequence Language Model Using Directional Information
32 Self Syntactico-Semantic Enrichment of LMF Normalized Dictionaries
33 Japanese Sentiment Classification with Stacked Denoising Auto-Encoder using Distributed Word Representation
34 Bilingually motivated segmentation and generation of word translations using relatively small translation data sets
37 A Statistical Modeling of the Correlation between Island Effects and Working-memory Capacity for L2 Learners
38 Not Voice but Case Identity in VP Ellipsis of English
39 Distant-supervised Language Model for Detecting Emotional Upsurge on Twitter
41 Writing to Read: the Case of Chinese
42 English Right Dislocation
43 A comprehensive filter feature selection for improving document classification
45 Cross-lingual Pseudo Relevance Feedback Based on Weak Relevant Topic Alignment
47 Machine Translation Experiments on PADIC: A Parallel Arabic DIalect Corpus
48 Pan's (2001) puzzle revisited
49 Understanding Infants' Language Development in Relation to Levels of Consciousness: An Approach in Building up an Agent-based Model
50 Sentiment Analyzer with Rich Features for Ironic and Sarcastic Tweets
51 A Comparative Study on Mandarin and Cantonese Resultative Verb Compounds
55 Understanding Rating Behaviour and Predicting Ratings by Identifying Representative Users
58 Design of a Learner Corpus for Listening and Speaking Performance
62 Topic Model for Identifying Suicidal Ideation in Chinese Microblog
64 Hybrid Method of Semi-supervised Learning and Feature Weighted Learning for Domain Adaptation of Document Classification
66 Distant Supervision for Entity Linking
68 Annotation and Classification of French Feedback Communicative Functions
69 Complex-NP Islands in Korean: An Experimental Approach
83 High-order Graph-based Neural Dependency Parsing
94 The Invertible Construction in Chinese
104 Computing Semantic Text Similarity Using Rich Features
105 Reducing Lexical Features in Parsing by Word Embeddings
106 Neural Network Language Model for Chinese Pinyin Input Method Engine
109 Thai Stock News Sentiment Classification using Wordpair Features
110 Paraphrase Detection Based on Identical Phrase and Similar Word Matching
124 Is Wikipedia Really Neutral? A Sentiment Perspective Study of War-related Wikipedia Articles since 1945
142 The Cross-modal Representation of Metaphors
161 Zero Object Resolution in Korean
162 Mining Local Gazetteers of Literary Chinese with CRF and Pattern based Methods for Biographical Information in Chinese History
166 Predicting Sector Index Movement with Microblogging Public Mood Time Series on Social Issues
168 Well-Formed Dependency to String translation with BTG Grammar
169 SurroundingWord Sense Model for Japanese All-wordsWord Sense Disambiguation
170 Recognizing Complex Negation on Twitter
173 Auditory Synaesthesia and Near Synonyms: A Corpus-Based Analysis of sheng1 and yin1 in Mandarin Chinese
175 Discourse Relation Recognition by Comparing Various Units of Sentence Expression with Recursive Neural Network
177 A Large-scale Study of Statistical Machine Translation Methods for Khmer Language
178 Large-scale Dictionary Construction via Pivot-based Statistical Machine Translation with Significance Pruning and Neural Network Features
181 System Utterance Generation by Label Propagation over Association Graph of Words and Utterance Patterns for Open-Domain Dialogue Systems
185 Bidirectional Long Short-Term Memory Networks for Relation Classification
186 Where Morphological Complexity Matters
187 Two Types of Multiple Subject Constructions (MSCs) in Korean
193 Mechanical Turk-based Experiment vs Laboratory-based Experiment: A Case Study on the Comparison of Semantic Transparency Rating Data
196 De-verbalization and Nominal Categories in Mandarin Chinese: A corpus-driven study in both Mainland Mandarin and Taiwan Mandarin
202 Identifying Prepositional Phrases in Chinese Patent Texts with Rule-based and CRF Methods
203 Fast and Large-scale Unsupervised Relation Extraction
205 Automatic conversion of sentence-end expressions for utterance characterization of dialogue systems
206 Sentiment Classification of Arabic Documents: Experiments with multi-type features and ensemble algorithms
212 Corpus annotation with a linguistic analysis of the associations between event mentions and spatial expressions
213 Pivot-Based Topic Models for Low-Resource Lexicon Extraction
214 A Corpus-Based Study of zunshou and Its English Equivalents
216 When Embodiment Meets Generative Lexicon: The Human Body Part Metaphors in Sinica Corpus
219 English to Chinese Translation: How Chinese Character Matters


Submission ID Title
5 Distinguishing between True and False Stories using various Lingustic Features
7 Selecting Contextual Peripheral Information for Answer Presentation: The Need for Pragmatic Models
8 RealText-asg: A Model to Present Answers Utilizing the Linguistic Structure of Source Question
10 Toward a Corpus of Cantonese Verbal Comments and their Classification by Multi-dimensional Analysis
14 Learning under Covariate Shift for Domain Adaptation for Word Sense Disambiguation
24 Chinese Word Segmentation based on analogy and majority voting
28 Unsupervised Domain Adaptation for Word Sense Disambiguation using Stacked Denoising Autoencoder
31 Feature Reduction Using Ensemble Approach
35 Enhancing Root Extractors Using Light Stemmers
36 An Empirical Study on Sentiment Classification of Chinese Review using Word Embedding
40 Automatic Classification of Spoken Languages using Diverse Acoustic Features
46 Measuring Popularity of Machine-Generated Sentences Using Term Count, Document Frequency, and Dependency Language Model
52 Construction of Semantic Collocation Bank Based on Semantic Dependency Parsing
56 Polarity Classification of Short Product Reviews via Multiple Cluster-based SVM Classifiers
61 The Syntactic and Semantic Analysis of Hěn X Constructions in Spoken Corpora
63 Acquiring distributed representations for verb-object pairs by using word2vec
70 A Multifactorial Analysis of English Particle Movement in Korean EFL Learners' Writings
71 Semi-automatic Filtering of Translation Errors in Triangle Corpus
72 Dynamic Semantics for Intensification and Epistemic Necessity: The Case of Yídìng and Shìbì in Mandarin Chinese
86 Textual Analysis of Complete Tang Poems for Discoveries and Applications: Styles, Colors, and Social Networks
121 Improved Entity Linking with User History and News Articles
122 A Corpus-based Comparatively Study on the Semantic Features and Syntactic patterns of Yòu/Hái in Mandarin Chinese
123 Cross-language Projection of Dependency Trees for Tree-to-tree Machine Translation
157 Dependency parsing for Chinese long sentence: A second-stage main structure parsing method
160 Idioms: Formally Flexible but Semantically Non-transparent
171 Asymmetries in Scrambling and Distinctness of Copies
172 Identification of Sympathy in Free Conversation
174 Korean Twitter Emotion Classification Using Automatically Built Emotion Lexicons and Fine-grained Features
182 Realignment from Finer-grained Alignment to Coarser-grained Alignment to Enhance Mongolian-Chinese SMT
189 Detecting an Infant's Developmental Reactions in Reviews on Picture Books
190 Finding the Origin of a Translated Historical Document
194 A Light Rule-based Approach to English Subject-Verb Agreement Errors on the Third Person Singular Forms
201 Methods and Tool for Constructing Phonetically-Balanced Materials for Speech Perception Testing: A Development of Thai Sentence-Length Materials
208 Improving the Performance of an Example-Based Machine Translation System Using a Domain-specific Bilingual Lexicon
209 An Efficient Annotation for Phrasal Verbs using Dependency Information
210 An Arguing Lexicon for Stance Classification on Short Text Comments in Chinese
211 Learning Sentential Patterns of Various Rhetoric Moves for Assisted Academic Writing
217 Graph Theoretic Features of the Adult Mental lexicon Predict Lan-guage Production in Mandarin: Clustering Coefficient

Best papers:

The Invertible Construction in Chinese
Yan Cong, Lian-Hee Wee and Chu-Ren Huang
Reducing Lexical Features in Parsing by Word Embeddings
Hiroya Komatsu, Ran Tian, Naoaki Okazaki and Kentaro Inui
The Cross‐modal Representation of Metaphors
Yutung Chang and Kawai Chui
High-order Graph-based Neural Dependency Parsing
Zhisong Zhang and Hai Zhao