Experiments and Prospects of Example-Based Machine Translation

  title={Experiments and Prospects of Example-Based Machine Translation},
  author={Eiichiro Sumita and Hitoshi Iida},
EBMT (Example-Based Machine Translation) is proposed. EBMT retrieves similar examples (pairs of source phrases, sentences, or texts and their translations) from a d~t.hase of examples, adapting the examples to translate a new input. EBMT has the following features: (1) It is easily upgraded simply by inputting appropriate examples to the database; (2) It assigns a reliability factcr to the translation result; (3) It is acoelerated effectively by both indexing and parallel computing; (4) It is… CONTINUE READING
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