Paper: Learning Tense Translation from Bilingual Corpora

ACL ID C98-2188
Title Learning Tense Translation from Bilingual Corpora
Venue International Conference on Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 1998
Authors

This paper studies and evaluates disambigua- tion strategies for the translation of tense be- tween German and English, using a bilingual cortms of al)pointment scheduling dialogues. It describes a scheme to detect complex verb pred- icates based on verb form subcatcgorization and grammatical knowledge. The extracted verb and tense infbrmation is presented and the role of different context factors is discussed.