Disambiguating Discourse Connectives for Statistical Machine Translation


This paper shows that the automatic labeling of discourse connectives with the relations they signal, prior to machine translation (MT), can be used by phrase-based statistical MT systems to improve their translations. This improvement is demonstrated here when translating from English to four target languages-French, German, Italian and Arabic-using… (More)
DOI: 10.1109/TASLP.2015.2422576


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