, "light parsing") is an analysis of a sentence
which identifies the constituents (noun
, verb groups, etc.), but does not specify their internal structure, nor their role in the main sentence.
It is a technique widely used in natural language processing. It is similar to the concept of lexical analysis for computer languages.
- Chunking (Natural Language Toolkit)
- CRFChunker (Conditional Random Fields English Phrase Chunker)
- JTextPro (A Java-based Text Processing Toolkit)