Paper: English - Malay Translation System: A Laboratory Prototype

ACL ID C86-1150
Title English - Malay Translation System: A Laboratory Prototype
Venue International Conference on Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 1986
Authors

This paDem ~esents tim remf[ts obtained by an English to Malay camputer translation system at the level of a lab~mat~y prototype. %~le translation output obtained for a selected text (secondary school 6~]e~ist~y textbook) is evaluated using a grading scheme based on ease o£ post-editing. The effect of a clmnge in area and typology of text is investigated by c~paring with the translation output obtained for a University level Cc~iputer Science text. An analysis of the p~ohle~s which give rise to incGrTeet translations is discussed. %~ds paper also ~vides statistical infcmmation on the English to Malay translation ~st~u and concludes with an outline of further wc~k being carried out on this system with the &Ira of att&ising an industrial prototype. i. The Eng![sh t_qMal_a~franslationSsSSSSS...