Reuse of tools built for Contemporaneous Portuguese in texts from the XIIIth and XIVth centuries.
Started in September 1996 and was concluded in 1999.
Participating entities: FCSH/UNL, Dep. Computer Science FCT/UNL.
Principal researcher: Francisca Xavier (FCSH/UNL).
Funding entity: PRAXIS.
Principal researcher: Gabriel Pereira Lopes.
In 1999, a neural network based POS-tagger was trained and used for POStagging new medieval text; using the grammar of Contemporaneous Portuguese and the parsers constructed, those Medieval Portuguese texts were partially parsed; as a consequence the lexicon of Medieval portuguese was enriched. Methods for extracting multi-word lexical units was used in (Crónica Geral de Espanha). 2 publications were produced.