Jesse Egbert
Northern Arizona University
Publications 43
#1Larissa Goulart (NAU: Northern Arizona University)
#2Bethany Gray (Iowa State University)H-Index: 14
Last.Stacey Wizner (NAU: Northern Arizona University)
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Language users change their written and spoken language according to the situational characteristics and communicative purpose of production—that is, according to the register being produced. Resea...
#1Brett J. Hashimoto (NAU: Northern Arizona University)H-Index: 1
#2Jesse Egbert (NAU: Northern Arizona University)H-Index: 9
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#1Ana Paula Chaves (NAU: Northern Arizona University)
#2Eck Doerry (NAU: Northern Arizona University)
Last.Marco Aurélio Gerosa (NAU: Northern Arizona University)H-Index: 22
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Designing chatbots that produce language that is natural and appropriate to a given context is critical in satisfying user expectations. Currently, little is known about how a chatbot's linguistic choices should be designed to conform with the language humans produce in similar contexts. In this paper, we draw on existing sociolinguistic theory to adapt a technique calledregister analysis to (a) characterize the linguistic register used by humans in a specific conversational context; and (b) dri...
#1Jesse EgbertH-Index: 9
#2Mark DaviesH-Index: 15
#1Brent D. Burch (NAU: Northern Arizona University)H-Index: 6
#2Jesse Egbert (NAU: Northern Arizona University)H-Index: 9
Corpus linguistics is the study of language as expressed in a body of texts or documents. The relative frequency of a word within a text and the dispersion of the word across the collection of text...
#1Jesse Egbert (NAU: Northern Arizona University)H-Index: 9
#2Douglas BiberH-Index: 40
Keyword analysis has become an indispensable tool for discourse analysts, being applied to identify the words that are especially characteristic of the texts in a target discourse domain. But, surp...
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#1Jesse EgbertH-Index: 9
#2Shelley StaplesH-Index: 7
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#1Veronika LaippalaH-Index: 8
#2Roosa KyllönenH-Index: 1
Last.Sampo PyysaloH-Index: 30
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