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More on Statistical Machine Translation
Slides:
http://staff.science.uva.nl/~simaan/D-Courses2011/ELPL6.pdf
Content:
More on IBM Models I and II and their use for inducing word-alignments in parallel corpora. We will then scratch the surface of Phrase-Based SMT systems and take a look at future topics (following courses): The problem of reordering and basic phrase reordering. Reordering, permutations and binary ITG trees. ITG and Tree Transducers (Wu); Reordering and Synchronous Grammars (Chiang); Hierarchical and Syntactic Phrase-based models.
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Khalil Sima'an 2012-10-29