E-mail: HisTwoInitials@cs.toronto.edu, replacing HisTwoInitials with his two initials, and with the string "2501" or "485" in the subject line.
Aida Nematzadeh; e-mail: HerID@cs.toronto.edu, replacing HerID with aida, and with the string "2501" or "485" in the subject line.
Sean Robertson; e-mail: HisID@cs.toronto.edu, replacing HisID with sdrobert, and with the string "2501" or "485" in the subject line.
Course bulletin board: You may use the course bulletin board for discussions of the course and (in general terms) the assignments. The instructor and TAs will check it regularly, but can't promise to answer all questions, nor to respond rapidly. The board may also be used for course announcements.
29 Sept 2014: Here are the files for Assignment 2: vocabulary, test sentences, Sean's scripts and data (zip file) (updated 6 Oct 2014).
10 Oct 2014: Here are the files for
Question 2: pp-corpus, wordlist
Question 3: Miller-and-Charles pairs
Strongly recommended: Bird, Steven; Klein, Ewan, Loper, Edward. Natural Language Processing with Python, O'Reilly, 2009. Free HTML version.
Possibly helpful: Mertz, David. Text Processing in Python. Addison-Wesley, 2003. Free ascii version.
Optional: Allen, James. Natural Language Understanding, 2nd Edition. Benjamin/Cummings, 1995.