Transferring Structural Markup Across Translations Using Multilingual Alignment and Projection

Bamman, David
Crane, Gregory
Babeu, Alison
2010

We present here a method for automatically projecting structural information across translations, including canonical citation structure (such as chapters and sections), speaker information, quotations, markup for people and places, and any other element in TEI-compliant XML that delimits spans of text that are linguistically symmetrical in two languages. We evaluate this technique on two datasets... read more

Subjects
Digital libraries
Annotation projection
Multilingual alignment
Knowledge transfer
Perseus Project
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/70398
ID: tufts:PB.001.002.00007
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