Python Text Processing with NLTK 2.0 Cookbook: LITE

Python Text Processing with NLTK 2.0 Cookbook: LITE

Jacob Perkins

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ISBN 139781849516389
Paperback92 pages

Book Description

Natural Language Processing is used everywhere – in search engines, spell checkers, mobile phones, computer games – even your washing machine. Python's Natural Language Toolkit (NLTK) suite of libraries has rapidly emerged as one of the most efficient tools for Natural Language Processing. You want to employ nothing less than the best techniques in Natural Language Processing – and this book is your answer.

Python Text Processing with NLTK 2.0 Cookbook is your handy and illustrative guide, which will walk you through all the Natural Language Processing techniques in a step–by-step manner. It will demystify the advanced features of text analysis and text mining using the comprehensive NLTK suite.

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What You Will Learn



  • Learn Text categorization and Topic identification
  • Use Stemming and Lemmatization to go beyond the usual spell checker
  • Replace negations with antonyms in your text
  • Tokenize words into lists of sentences and words, and gain an insight into WordNet
  • Train and manipulate different types of classifiers
  • Automatically correct spelling with Enchant
  • Translate text using Babelfish




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ISBN 139781849516389
Paperback92 pages
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