opennlp-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Jörn Kottmann <>
Subject Re: POS Tagging question
Date Tue, 24 Apr 2012 20:35:54 GMT
On 04/24/2012 10:31 PM, Adriano Santos wrote:
> I have a question about POS Tagging.
> When I put this sentense (I saw the movie called big.), where "big" is
> a noun, my POSTagging return (I/*PRP*  saw/*VBD*  the/*DT*  movie/*NN*  called/*
> VBN* big./.).
> Whats happen? POS Taggin not found a classification for this term?

Looks like you tokenization is incorrect: "big" and "." should be two

The POS tagger is returning "." as the tag for "big.".

Anyway if thats not the problem have a look at the tag dictionary, maybe
it does not allow big (lowercase b) to be tagged as a noun.

Hope this helps,

  • Unnamed multipart/alternative (inline, None, 0 bytes)
View raw message