Paper: Reinterpretation Of An Existing NLG System In A Generic Generation Architecture

ACL ID W00-1410
Title Reinterpretation Of An Existing NLG System In A Generic Generation Architecture
Venue International Conference on Natural Language Generation
Session Main Conference
Year 2000
Authors

The RAGS project aims to define a reference ar- chitecture for Natural Language Generation (NLG) systems. Currently the major part of this archi- tecture consists of a set of datatype definitions for specifying the input and output formats for mod- ules within NLG systems. In this paper we describe our efforts to reinterpret an existing NLG system in terms of these definitions. The system chosen was the Caption Generation System. 2. Which aspects of the RAGS repertoire would : .... .... - .... -,.= ., ~,~,aemaltybe'requireti~ftrr~strch~a-~reinterpretation; which would be unnecessary and which addi- tions to the RAGS repertoire would be moti- vated.