Linguistic Structure and Bilingual Informants Help Induce Machine Translation of Lesser-Resourced Languages

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Producing machine translation (MT) for the many minority languages in the world is a serious challenge. Minority languages typically have few resources for building MT systems. For many minor languages there is little machine readable text, few knowledgeable linguists, and little money available for MT development. For these reasons, our research programs… (More)

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@inproceedings{Monson2008LinguisticSA, title={Linguistic Structure and Bilingual Informants Help Induce Machine Translation of Lesser-Resourced Languages}, author={Christian Monson and Ariadna Font Llitj{\'o}s and Vamshi Ambati and Lori S. Levin and Alon Lavie and Alison Alvarez and Roberto Aranovich and Carlos de Juan Carbonell and Robert E. Frederking and Erik Peterson and Katharina Probst}, booktitle={LREC}, year={2008} }