A Search-based Chinese Word Segmentation Method
- Xin-Jing Wang (IBM China Research Lab)
- Wen Liu (Huazhong University of Science and Technology)
- Yong Qin (IBM China Research Lab)
In this paper, we propose a novel Chinese word segmentation method which leverages the huge deposit of Web documents and search technology. It simultaneously solves ambiguous phrase boundary resolution and unknown word identification problems. Evaluations prove its effectiveness.