Quiz Grades

Quiz grades fall into the following ranges: Range Letter 93+ A 90-92 A- 87-89 B+ 83-86 B 80-82 B- 77-79 C+ 73-76 C 70-72 C- 67-69 D+ 63-66 D 60-62 D- 59- F

Quiz Prep

Hi All, I will assume that you will be familiar with most of the basic formulas from the material I presented in class. This would include: Bayes’ Theorem MLE MI and PMI Smoothing functions The basic similarity functions for distributions… Continue Reading

Quiz Topics

Here is a summary of the topics we will cover for the quiz on Tuesday, as mentioned in class on Friday. Types of ambiguity: lexical, syntactic, semantic, pragmatic FSAs and Finite-state Transducers: basic principles examples Edit Distance: judge similarity of… Continue Reading

POS Tagging

Hi Everyone, Sorry I was unable to make it to class, as I was called away to solve a snow-related emergency at home. I trust that Nikhil and Te covered part-of-speech tagging and the Viterbi algorithm with you. I will… Continue Reading