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    • Contrastive Analysis with Predictive Power: Typology Driven Estimation of Grammatical Error Distributions in ESL 

      Berzak, Yevgeni; Reichart, Roi; Katz, Boris (Center for Brains, Minds and Machines (CBMM), arXiv, 2016-06-05)
      This work examines the impact of crosslinguistic transfer on grammatical errors in English as Second Language (ESL) texts. Using a computational framework that formalizes the theory of Contrastive Analysis (CA), we demonstrate ...
    • Universal Dependencies for Learner English 

      Berzak, Yevgeni; Kenney, Jessica; Spadine, Carolyn; Wang, Jing Xian; Lam, Lucia; e.a. (Center for Brains, Minds and Machines (CBMM), arXiv, 2016-08-01)
      We introduce the Treebank of Learner English (TLE), the first publicly available syntactic treebank for English as a Second Language (ESL). The TLE provides manually annotated POS tags and Universal Dependency (UD) trees ...