Linguistic Gaming with Python

Python Practice 8

In this exercise, you introduce yourselves to the Natural Language Toolkit, which is written in Python and contains many useful applications for natural language processing.

Part 1: Make sure you have a working installation of NLTK. Either install it on your computer or use the computers in the MacRoom.

Part 2: Work through Chapter 1 of the on-line NLTK book. Note that the on-line version works with Python 2.X.

Part 3: Do the following exercises that are suggested in Chapter 1 (whenever it says: Your Turn).

Please send the outcome of the exercises to aikaterini-lida at uni konstanz by 11:30 am on December 19th, 2014.