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CORR
1998
Springer
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Identifying Discourse Markers in Spoken Dialog
In this paper, we present a method for identifying discourse marker usage in spontaneous speech based on machine learning. Discourse markers are denoted by special POS tags, and t...
Peter A. Heeman, Donna K. Byron, James F. Allen
ACL
1997
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Intonational Boundaries, Speech Repairs and Discourse Markers: Modeling Spoken Dialog
To understand a speaker’s turn of a conversation, one needs to segment it into intonational phrases, clean up any speech repairs that might have occurred, and identify discourse...
Peter A. Heeman, James F. Allen
LREC
2010
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On the Role of Discourse Markers in Interactive Spoken Question Answering Systems
This paper presents a preliminary analysis of the role of some discourse markers and the vocalic hesitation euh in a corpus of spoken human utterances collected with the RITEL sys...
Ioana Vasilescu, Sophie Rosset, Martine Adda-Decke...
AAAI
2004
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SCoT: A Spoken Conversational Tutor
We describe SCoT, a Spoken Conversational Tutor, which has been implemented in order to investigate the advantages of natural language in tutoring, especially spoken language. SCo...
Karl Schultz, Brady Clark, Heather Pon-Barry, Eliz...