Alex Chengyu Fang

Department of Phonetics and Linguistics
University College London
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A Technical Description of the Survey Parser

The parsing system, now called the Survey Parser or the ICE Parser, operates in a strictly procedural manner: the input sentence is first of all analysed for wordclass information with AUTASYS, then parsed for phrase types, boundaries, and internal structures before the clause structure is determined and super-imposed. Its main components include

Author: Alex Chengyu Fang - Last updated: 25 September 1997