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Lecture Notes in Informatics

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Assessing the quality of natural language text data

Daniel Sonntag


We follow an empirical approach from data quality toward text quality, where the expectations of the consumer, human or machine, take the centre stage. We try to obtain numerical text quality statements which must be interpreted for the expectations of the user and suitability for automatic natural language processing (NLP) separately. We state that apart from text accessibility today only representational text quality metrics can be derived and computed automatically. Interestingly, text quality for NLP traces back to questions of text representation.

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