Bilingual lexicon extraction for a distant language pair using a small parallel corpus

@inproceedings{GutierrezVasques2015BilingualLE,
  title={Bilingual lexicon extraction for a distant language pair using a small parallel corpus},
  author={Ximena Gutierrez-Vasques},
  booktitle={HLT-NAACL},
  year={2015}
}
The aim of this thesis proposal is to perform bilingual lexicon extraction for cases in which small parallel corpora are available and it is not easy to obtain monolingual corpus for at least one of the languages. Moreover, the languages are typologically distant and there is no bilingual seed lexicon available. We focus on the language pair Spanish-Nahuatl, we propose to work with morpheme based representations in order to reduce the sparseness and to facilitate the task of finding lexical… CONTINUE READING