Paper: Sentence generation as a planning problem

ACL ID P07-1043
Title Sentence generation as a planning problem
Venue Annual Meeting of the Association of Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 2007

We translate sentence generation from TAG grammars with semantic and pragmatic in- formationintoaplanningproblembyencod- ing the contribution of each word declara- tively and explicitly. This allows us to ex- ploit the performance of off-the-shelf plan- ners. It also opens up new perspectives on referring expression generation and the rela- tionship between language and action.