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Assamese to English Statistical Machine Translation Integrated with a Transliteration Module

International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2014 by IJCA Journal
Volume 100 - Number 5
Year of Publication: 2014
Pranjal Das
Kalyanee K. Baruah

Pranjal Das and Kalyanee K Baruah. Article: Assamese to English Statistical Machine Translation Integrated with a Transliteration Module. International Journal of Computer Applications 100(5):20-24, August 2014. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Pranjal Das and Kalyanee K. Baruah},
	title = {Article: Assamese to English Statistical Machine Translation Integrated with a Transliteration Module},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2014},
	volume = {100},
	number = {5},
	pages = {20-24},
	month = {August},
	note = {Full text available}


In this paper, it is described how an Assamese sentence is translated to English using statistical machine translation. Statistical Machine Translation is the paradigm where translations from source to target language are based on statistical models. Moses is used as a platform for Statistical Machine Translation. GIZA++ is also used for word-alignment and IRSTLM for language model training. A Transliteration model is also integrated into the system to deal with out of vocabulary (OOV) words.


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