By Richard Sproat (auth.), Elisabete Ranchhod, Nuno J. Mamede (eds.)
This e-book constitutes the refereed complaints of the 3rd overseas convention PorTAL 2002 - Portugal for average Language Processing, held in Faro, Portugal, in June 2002.
The 23 reviewed ordinary papers and eleven brief papers awarded have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from forty eight submissions. The papers are geared up in topical sections on pragmatics, discourse, semantics, and the lexicon; studying and producing spoken and written language; language-oriented info retrieval, query answering, summarization, and knowledge extraction; language-oriented computing device studying; multi-lingual processing, computing device translation, and translation aids; traditional language interfaces and discussion platforms; instruments and assets; and evaluate of platforms.