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About WordNet - WordNet - About WordNet
WordNet is supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant Number 0855157. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the creators of WordNet and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation. About WordNet WordNet® is a large lexical database of English. Nouns, verbs, adjectives and adverbs are grouped into sets of cognitive synonyms (synsets), each expressing a distinct concept. Synsets are interlinked by means of conceptual-semantic and lexical relations.

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12 Inspiring Visual Search Engines - jeffthomastechsite 12 Inspiring Visual Search Engines We all know that a picture is worth a thousand words. Beyond the usual lines of text and blue links, visual search engines can present results and relationships that are more quickly grasped, as well as flexible ways to browse and explore. As the web becomes increasingly image- and video-based, it just makes sense to scan certain results visually. Here are 12 visual search engines, each providing a different set of benefits we enjoy. RDF/OWL Representation of WordNet Abstract This document presents a standard conversion of Princeton WordNet to RDF/OWL. It describes how it was converted and gives examples of how it may be queried for use in Semantic Web applications. Status of this Document This section describes the status of this document at the time of its publication.

Expanding Horizons with 21st-Century Learning Tools: Interactive Visual Dictionaries In line with 21st-century learning, are 21st- Century learning tools. For this post I thought we'd explore the expanding genre of interactive multi-media visual dictionaries by looking at two very different options. The first by Merriam-Webster and QA International, the Visual Merriam-Webster; the second is Visuwords. The third is tems Product: Cognatrix Jan 1, 2014: Please note that purchase of LGOSystems products is temporarily disabled while the products are undergoing redevelopment. We apologise for any inconvenience. Cognatrix is a native Mac OS X (“Cocoa/Aqua”) application for thesaurus construction. cog·nate Related in nature, character or function ma·trix A situation within which something else originates, develops or is contained cog·na·trix A computer application for originating, developing and containing monolingual thesauri [Invented: cogna-, cognate + trix, matrix] Cognatrix is a “universal binary” and runs on Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard) and later.

RDF Primer The Resource Description Framework (RDF) is a language for representing information about resources in the World Wide Web. This Primer is designed to provide the reader with the basic knowledge required to effectively use RDF. It introduces the basic concepts of RDF and describes its XML syntax. It describes how to define RDF vocabularies using the RDF Vocabulary Description Language, and gives an overview of some deployed RDF applications.

You’ve got to have a system: vocabulary development in EFL Julie Norton, a university lecturer and materials writer, considers the benefits of adopting a systematic approach to vocabulary development and suggests a checklist for evaluating the vocabulary included in teaching materials. Takeaway Value All learners want to feel that they are making progress, so it is important for them to take away something at the end of each lesson. Software for building and editing thesauri This page is rather out of date and is not being actively maintained. It is retained here because some of the information is still valid, but users should check with suppliers of software packages for current information. We are discussing the transfer of this page to someone else who will maintain it, and when that happens a link to the new site will be given here. - Leonard Will. What is a thesaurus? This is a list of software for the development and editing of information retrieval thesauri.

Expression of Interest Expression of Interest is a project of the Visualization group of the faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science, Technische Universiteit Eindhoven. The project is supported by the VIEW programme of the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) under research grant no. 643.100.502. The complete project proposal can be found elsewhere here [1], on this page an overview is given.

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