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Title Annotation Tool for Extended Textual Coreference and Bridging Anaphora
Authors Jiří Mírovský, Petr Pajas and Anna Nedoluzhko
Abstract We present an annotation tool for the extended textual coreference and the bridging anaphora in the Prague Dependency TreebankĀ 2.0 (PDT 2.0). After we very briefly describe the annotation scheme, we focus on details of the annotation process from the technical point of view. We present the way of helping the annotators by several useful features implemented in the annotation tool, such as a possibility to combine surface and deep syntactic representation of sentences during the annotation, an automatic maintaining of the coreferential chain, underlining candidates for antecedents, etc. For studying differences among parallel annotations, the tool offers a simultaneous depicting of several annotations of the same data. The annotation tool can be used for other corpora too, as long as they have been transformed to the PML format. We present modifications of the tool for working with the coreference relations on other layers of language description, namely on the analytical layer and the morphological layer of PDT.
Topics Tools, systems, applications, Anaphora, Coreference, Corpus (creation, annotation, etc.)
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Bibtex @InProceedings{MROVSK10.487,
  author = {Jiří Mírovský and Petr Pajas and Anna Nedoluzhko},
  title = {Annotation Tool for Extended Textual Coreference and Bridging Anaphora},
  booktitle = {Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC'10)},
  year = {2010},
  month = {may},
  date = {19-21},
  address = {Valletta, Malta},
  editor = {Nicoletta Calzolari (Conference Chair) and Khalid Choukri and Bente Maegaard and Joseph Mariani and Jan Odijk and Stelios Piperidis and Mike Rosner and Daniel Tapias},
  publisher = {European Language Resources Association (ELRA)},
  isbn = {2-9517408-6-7},
  language = {english}
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