Applying Distributional Compositional Categorical Models of Meaning to Language Translation

  title={Applying Distributional Compositional Categorical Models of Meaning to Language Translation},
  author={Brian Tyrrell},
The aim of this paper is twofold: first we will use vector space distributional compositional categorical models of meaning to compare the meaning of sentences in Irish and in English (and thus ascertain when a sentence is the translation of another sentence) using the cosine similarity score. Then we shall outline a procedure which translates nouns by understanding their context, using a conceptual space model of cognition. We shall use metrics on the category ConvexRel to determine the… Expand

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