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Re: Converting a Natural Language Parse Tree to Notation3

From: Chris Spencer <chrisspen@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 15 Oct 2009 14:02:34 -0400
Message-ID: <beb7688e0910151102u4250cf43o8cfb1f56767789eb@mail.gmail.com>
To: Tim rdf <timrdf@gmail.com>
Cc: public-cwm-talk@w3.org
On Thu, Oct 15, 2009 at 11:36 AM, Tim rdf <timrdf@gmail.com> wrote:
> (List folk: please let us know if this is off topic for this list)
>
> Chris,
>
> Do you have any current non-N3 representations of your example sentence?
>
> I am not familiar with building parse trees, but if you have a current
> format I'd be show you a N3-version of it.
>
> Regards,
> Tim Lebo

Thanks. I'm not sure what the definitive parsing would be, but below
is a manual parsing edited from the chunked output from MontyLingua.

I've formatted it to appear as an s-expression, indented for clarity,
but I apologize if the indentation is lost in the email.

(S
    (NP
        The/DT
        meeting/NN
        (PP
            of/IN
            (NP
                the/DT
                shareholders/NNS
                (PP
                    of/IN
                    (NP
                        the/DT
                        company/NN
                    )
                )
            )
        )
    )
    (VA
        (VP
            shall/MD
            be/VB
            held/VBN
        )
        (PP
            at/IN
            (NP
                a/DT
                place/NN
                (VA
                    (VP
                        deemed/VBN
                    )
                    (NP
                        appropriate/JJ
                        (PP
                            by/IN
                            (NP
                                a/DT
                                majority/JJ
                                vote/NN
                                (PP
                                    of/IN
                                    (NP
                                        the/DT
                                        shareholders/NNS
                                    )
                                )
                                (PP
                                    to/TO
                                    (VA
                                        (VP
                                            be/VB
                                            determined/VBN
                                        )
                                        (NP
                                            no/RB
                                            less/RBR
                                            (PP
                                                than/IN
                                                (NP
                                                    a/DT
                                                    month/NN
                                                    (PP
                                                        before/IN
                                                        (NP
                                                            the/DT
                                                            meeting/NN
                                                        )
                                                    )
                                                )
                                            )
                                        )
                                        (NP
                                            and/CC
                                            no/DT
                                            more/JJR
                                            (PP
                                                than/IN
                                                (NP
                                                    six/CD
                                                    months/NNS
                                                    (PP
                                                        before/IN
                                                        (NP
                                                            the/DT
                                                            meeting/NN
                                                        )
                                                    )
                                                )
                                            )
                                        )
                                    )
                                )
                            )
                        )
                    )
                )
            )
        )
    )
)

Regards,
Chris
Received on Thursday, 15 October 2009 18:03:09 UTC

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