Research on ontology-driven Chinese-English machine translation

  title={Research on ontology-driven Chinese-English machine translation},
  author={Chongde Shi and Huilin Wang},
  journal={2005 International Conference on Natural Language Processing and Knowledge Engineering},
This paper presents an ontology-driven Chinese-English machine translation prototype system. We construct a small ontology called "SCIENTIST", based on which we develop a Chinese-English MT system. We introduce the basic rules and steps we follow to build the ontology and how we use ontology to represent meanings and deal with ambiguation. We show that ontology is necessary in semantic analysis and disambiguation. It provides a world model with meaning units and structures for meaning… CONTINUE READING


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