A Pylonic Decision-Tree Language Model- with Optimal Question Selection

@inproceedings{Corduneanu1999APD,
  title={A Pylonic Decision-Tree Language Model- with Optimal Question Selection},
  author={Adrian Corduneanu},
  booktitle={ACL},
  year={1999}
}
This paper discusses a decision-tree approach to the problem of assigning probabilities to words following a given text. In contrast with previous decision-tree language model at tempts , an algorithm for selecting nearly optimal questions is considered. The model is to be tested on a standard task, The Wall Street Journal, allowing a fair comparison with… CONTINUE READING