Multilingual Document Production From Support for Translating to Support for Authoring

  title={Multilingual Document Production From Support for Translating to Support for Authoring},
  author={Anthony Hartley and C{\'e}cile Paris},
  journal={Machine Translation},
In this paper, we look at the current scenario in multilingual documentation generation and the types of tools currently being used in support of the translation task, and discuss their shortcomings. We examine emergent trends in the document industry, observing a reorganisation of the workflow which mirrors a shift of attention from translating to authoring and from the ergonomics of post-editing the target text to the ergonomics of producing the source text. We argue that these trends invite… CONTINUE READING
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