Some Linguistic Problems Connected with Machine Translation

  title={Some Linguistic Problems Connected with Machine Translation},
  author={Y. Bar-Hillel},
  journal={Philosophy of Science},
  pages={217 - 225}
During my recent work on machine translation (3), I have come across many problems of a linguistic nature that should be of general methodological interest. Some of these problems have never been treated extensively before. Others that have been discussed previously appear now in a different and rather interesting light. The task of instructing a machine how to translate from one language it does not and will not understand into another language it does not and will not understand presents a… Expand
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