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What’s in a Translation Rule?

Galley, Michel; Hopkins, Mark; Knight, Kevin; Marcu, Daniel

We propose a theory that gives formal semantics to word-level alignments defined over parallel corpora. We use our theory to introduce a linear algorithm that can be used to derive from word-aligned, parallel corpora the minimal set of syntactically motivated transformation rules that explain human translation data.

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Computer Science
Publisher
Proceedings of HLT/NAACL
Published Here
May 30, 2013
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