Paper: Automatic English-To-Korean Text Translation Of Telegraphic Messages In A Limited Domain

ACL ID C96-2119
Title Automatic English-To-Korean Text Translation Of Telegraphic Messages In A Limited Domain
Venue International Conference on Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 1996
Authors

This paper describes our work-in-progress in au- tomatic English-to-Korean text; translation. This work is an initial step toward the ultimate goal of text and speech translation for enhanced nmltilin- gual and multinational operations. For riffs pui- pose, we have adopted an interlintlua approach with natural language understmlding (TINA) and generation (GENESIS) modules at the core. We tackle the ambiguity problem t)y incorporating syntactic and semantic categories in |;he anal- ysis grammar. Our system is capable of pro- ducing accurate translation of comt)lex sentences (38 words) and sentence fragments as well as av- erage le.ngth (12 words) grammatical sentences. Two types of sysl, em ewJuatiou have 1)een car- ried out: one for grammar coverage and the other for overall performance. ]...