Computational Linguistics & Phonetics Computational Linguistics & Phonetics Fachrichtung 4.7 Universität des Saarlandes

Linguistics for Computer Scientists
WS 2006/07

Preparatory course for beginning M.Sc. students

Lecturers: Manfred Pinkal et al.
Place: Building C7.2, seminar room
Time: Monday, October 09 to Friday, October 13; 9-17


  • Jurafsky, Daniel and Martin, James H.: Speech and Natural Language Processing. Prentice Hall. (Especially chapters 9, 14, 16, 18)
  • Manning, Christopher D. and Schütze, Hinrich: Foundations of Statistical Natural Language Processing. MIT Press.
  • Fromkin, Victoria and Rodman, Robert: And Introduction to Language. Harcourt Brace.
  • Akamajian, Adrian et al.: An Introduction to Language and Communication. MIT Press.
Also recommended:
  • Crystal, David: The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language. Cambridge University Press.