Paper: Handling phrase reorderings for machine translation

ACL ID P09-2061
Title Handling phrase reorderings for machine translation
Venue Annual Meeting of the Association of Computational Linguistics
Session Short Paper
Year 2009
Authors

We propose a distance phrase reordering model (DPR) for statistical machine trans- lation (SMT), where the aim is to cap- ture phrase reorderings using a structure learning framework. On both the reorder- ingclassificationandaChinese-to-English translationtask, weshowimprovedperfor- mance over a baseline SMT system.