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SPARQL query verbalization for explaining semantic search engine queries

SPARQL query verbalization for explaining semantic search engine queries
SPARQL query verbalization for explaining semantic search engine queries
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.
426-441
Springer International Publishing
Ell, Basil
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Harth, Andreas
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Simperl, Elena
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Presutti, Valentina
d'Amato, Claudia
Gandon, Fabien
d'Aquin, Mathieu
Staab, Steffen
Tordai, Anna
Ell, Basil
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Harth, Andreas
87300638-2b12-4b9f-9b6c-b8080aed4b77
Simperl, Elena
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Presutti, Valentina
d'Amato, Claudia
Gandon, Fabien
d'Aquin, Mathieu
Staab, Steffen
Tordai, Anna

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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Local EPrints ID: 405580
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/405580
PURE UUID: 072d6399-3374-477f-9d2e-600109faf4fd
ORCID for Elena Simperl: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0003-1722-947X

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Date deposited: 08 Feb 2017 10:08
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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