Toward Communicating Simple Sentences Using Pictorial Representations

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This article discusses communicating simple sentences using pictorial representations.

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Creation Date: April 2009
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UNT College of Engineering
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UNT Scholarly Works
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Creator (Author):
Mihalcea, Rada, 1974-

University of North Texas

Creator (Author):
Leong, Ben

University of North Texas

Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Springer-Verlag
Place of Publication: [Berlin, Heidelberg]
Date(s):
  • Creation: April 2009
Description:

This article discusses communicating simple sentences using pictorial representations.

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This is the pre-print version of the paper.

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Abstract: This paper evaluates the hypothesis that pictorial representations can be used to effectively convey simple sentences across language barriers. Comparative evaluations show that a considerable amount of understanding can be achieved using visual descriptions of information, with evaluation figures within a comparable range of those obtained with linguistic representations produced by an automatic machine translation system.

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9 p.

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Keyword(s): linguistic representations | translation through pictures | simple sentences
Source: Journal of Machine Translation, 2009. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, pp. 153-173.
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UNT College of Engineering
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UNT Scholarly Works
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  • DOI: 10.1007/s10590-009-9050-0
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc31021
Resource Type: Article
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Access: Public
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Publication Title: Journal of Machine Translation
Volume: 22
Issue: 3
Page Start: 153
Page End: 173
Pages: 9
Peer Reviewed: Yes