Paper: Expert Systems And Other New Techniques In MT Systems

ACL ID P84-1100
Title Expert Systems And Other New Techniques In MT Systems
Venue Annual Meeting of the Association of Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 1984
Authors

Our MT systems integrate many advanced con- cepts from the fields of computer science, linguis- tics, and AI : specialized languages for linguistic programming based on production systems, complete linguistic programming environment, multilevel representations, organization of the lexicons around "lexical units", units of translation of the size of several paragraphs, possibility of using text-driven heuristic strategies. We are now beginning to integrate new techni- ques : unified design of an "integrated" lexical data-base containing the lexicon in "natural" and "coded" form, use of the "static grammars" forma- lism as a specification language, addition of expert systems equipped with "extralinguistic" or "metalinguistic" knowledge, and design of a kind of structural metaeditor (driven b...