Paper: A Machine Translation System From Japanese Into English Based On Conceptual Structure

ACL ID C80-1068
Title A Machine Translation System From Japanese Into English Based On Conceptual Structure
Venue International Conference on Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 1980
Authors

In our model, a node represents a concept, and an arc represents a relation beween concepts. This constitutes a network representing conceptual structure, and we also call such a network --457-conceptual structure. This conceptual structure is based on the case grammar by Fillmore I, but is extended for practical use. Roughly speaking, concepts in our model is fourfold: (I) to represent an object (corresponding to a class of nourish, (2) to represent motion (verbs~, (3) to represent the nature or state of an object (adjeetives), (4) to represent the nature or state of motion (adverbs). There are relations between concepts of an 8rbitarily chosen pair of the above classes. For instance, there is a relation between noun and noun class to express "possesion" or "place", and a relation between...