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SPARQL query verbalization for explaining semantic search engine queries

Ell, Basil, Harth, Andreas and Simperl, Elena (2014) SPARQL query verbalization for explaining semantic search engine queries In, Presutti, Valentina, d'Amato, Claudia, Gandon, Fabien, d'Aquin, Mathieu, Staab, Steffen and Tordai, Anna (eds.) The Semantic Web: Trends and Challenges. Cham, CH, Springer International Publishing pp. 426-441. (doi:10.1007/978-3-319-07443-6_29).

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In this paper we introduce Spartiqulation, a system that translates SPARQL queries into English text. Our aim is to allow casual end users of semantic applications with limited to no expertise in the SPARQL query language to interact with these applications in a more intuitive way. The verbalization approach exploits domain-independent template-based natural language generation techniques, as well as linguistic cues in labels and URIs.

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Published date: 2014
Organisations: Web & Internet Science


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PURE UUID: 072d6399-3374-477f-9d2e-600109faf4fd
ORCID for Elena Simperl: ORCID iD

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Last modified: 17 Jul 2017 17:21

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Author: Basil Ell
Author: Andreas Harth
Author: Elena Simperl ORCID iD
Editor: Valentina Presutti
Editor: Claudia d'Amato
Editor: Fabien Gandon
Editor: Mathieu d'Aquin
Editor: Steffen Staab
Editor: Anna Tordai

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