An NLP-based reading tool for aiding non-native english readers

Mahmoud Azab, Ahmed Salama, Kemal Oflazer, Hideki Shima, Jun Araki, Teruko Mitamura

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This paper describes a text-reading tool that makes extensive use of widely-available NLP tools and resources to aid non-native English speakers overcome language related hindrances while reading a text. It is a web-based tool, that can be accessed from browsers running on PCs or tablets, and provides the reader with an intelligent e-book functionality.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)41-48
Number of pages8
JournalInternational Conference Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing, RANLP
Publication statusPublished - 23 Dec 2013
Event9th International Conference on Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing, RANLP 2013 - Hissar, Bulgaria
Duration: 9 Sep 201311 Sep 2013

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Software
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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