REUSING
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Starting point!
• The Portuguese spelling
reform
The long walk…
Achieved goals
Extra, extra!
Aiming forward
Graciete Teixeira
2009/06/05
Starting point!
The long walk…
• The Portuguese spelling
reform
- Good business opportunity but…
Achieved goals
Extra, extra!
Aiming forward
Graciete Teixeira
2009/06/05
Starting point!
The long walk…
• The Portuguese spelling
reform
- Good business opportunity but…
… with many spelling changes
Achieved goals
Extra, extra!
Aiming forward
Graciete Teixeira
2009/06/05
Starting point!
The long walk…
Achieved goals
• The Portuguese spelling
reform
- Good business opportunity but…
… with many spelling changes
… over 50 dictionaries databases
involved
Extra, extra!
Aiming forward
Graciete Teixeira
2009/06/05
Starting point!
• Preparing the text converter
The long walk…
Achieved goals
Extra, extra!
Aiming forward
Graciete Teixeira
2009/06/05
Starting point!
The long walk…
• Preparing the text converter
– New language tools:
• Corredor (conversion tool)
• Entrador (marking tool)
Achieved goals
Extra, extra!
Aiming forward
Graciete Teixeira
2009/06/05
Starting point!
The long walk…
Achieved goals
Extra, extra!
Aiming forward
Graciete Teixeira
• Corredor
– Basic algorithm
Morphological
analyzer
• acções is
feminine plural
form of acção
New spelling
rules
• acção is
converted to
ação
Morphological
creation
• ações is
generated
• Entrador
Before - Headword
• acção nf 1. acto ou
efeito de agir 2.
maneira…
After – Old spelling
cross-referencing to
the new headword
• acçãoaAO nf =>
açãodAO
After - New spelling
headword
• açãodAO nf 1. ato ou
efeito de agir 2.
maneira…
2009/06/05
Starting point!
The long walk…
Achieved goals
• Preparing the text converter
– New language tools:
• Corredor (conversion tool)
• Entrador (marking tool)
– Updating the morphological
analyzer
• GENELEX
Extra, extra!
Aiming forward
Graciete Teixeira
2009/06/05
Starting point!
The long walk…
Achieved goals
• Preparing the text converter
– New language tools:
• Corredor (conversion tool)
• Entrador (marking tool)
– Updating the morphological
analyzer
• GENELEX
Extra, extra!
– Updating the conversion rules
• Revisiting “Brazilian” rules
Aiming forward
Graciete Teixeira
2009/06/05
Starting point!
The long walk…
• The tools were ready to use
on time and the plan was a
success!
Achieved goals
Extra, extra!
Aiming forward
Graciete Teixeira
2009/06/05
Starting point!
The long walk…
• The tools were ready to use
on time and the plan was a
success!
– In 2008 we published our first
dictionary with the new spelling
Achieved goals
Extra, extra!
Aiming forward
Graciete Teixeira
2009/06/05
Starting point!
The long walk…
Achieved goals
Extra, extra!
• The tools were ready to use
on time and the plan was a
success!
– In 2008 we published our first
dictionary with the new spelling
– In 2009 we reused these tools
in over 30 dictionaries
databases
Aiming forward
Graciete Teixeira
2009/06/05
Starting point!
The long walk…
• Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
– Reducing our revision and
proofreading costs
Achieved goals
Extra, extra!
Aiming forward
Graciete Teixeira
2009/06/05
Starting point!
The long walk…
Achieved goals
• Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
– Reducing our revision and
proofreading costs
– Reusing the conversion tool to
update textbooks, websites and
other files
Extra, extra!
Aiming forward
Graciete Teixeira
2009/06/05
Starting point!
The long walk…
Achieved goals
Extra, extra!
Aiming forward
Graciete Teixeira
• Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
– Reducing our revision and
proofreading costs
– Reusing the conversion tool to
update textbooks, websites and
other files
– Recycling knowledge:
• Spell Checker (already being
implemented in our editing tool)
• Spelling Reform Pratical Guide
• Portuguese Orthographic Vocabulary
2009/06/05
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www.portuguesexacto.pt
Graciete Teixeira
2009/06/05
REUSING CONTENTS - Aiming forward
word of the
day
spelling
conversion
tool
input box
output box
access to
our online
dictionary
ads – ours
and
Google’s
spelling
rules and
law
conversion
statistics
Graciete Teixeira
2009/06/05
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Portuguese
frequent
doubts
ranking
explanation
Graciete Teixeira
2009/06/05
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word
analyzer
word
conjugation
or inflection
Graciete Teixeira
2009/06/05
Starting point!
The long walk…
Achieved goals
Extra, extra!
Aiming forward
Graciete Teixeira
• Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
– Portuguese language website
Revolutionary concept
General interest
Free access with advertising
Reusing the new tools
Reusing dictionaries “hidden”
information
• Recycling content from
dictionaries, websites, grammars,
studybooks and language guides
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•
2009/06/05
Starting point!
The long walk…
Achieved goals
Extra, extra!
Aiming forward
Graciete Teixeira
• Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
– Portuguese language website
Revolutionary concept
General interest
Free access with advertising
Reusing the new tools
Reusing dictionaries “hidden”
information
• Recycling content from
dictionaries, websites, grammars,
studybooks and language guides
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•
•
•
•
– Future…
2009/06/05
REUSING
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