Cognate Projection for Low-Resource Inflection Generation

Bradley Hauer, Amir Ahmad Habibi, Yixing Luan, Rashed Rubby Riyadh, Grzegorz Kondrak


Abstract
We propose cognate projection as a method of crosslingual transfer for inflection generation in the context of the SIGMORPHON 2019 Shared Task. The results on four language pairs show the method is effective when no low-resource training data is available.
Anthology ID:
W19-4202
Volume:
Proceedings of the 16th Workshop on Computational Research in Phonetics, Phonology, and Morphology
Month:
August
Year:
2019
Address:
Florence, Italy
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ACL | WS
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SIGMORPHON
Publisher:
Association for Computational Linguistics
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6–11
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https://www.aclweb.org/anthology/W19-4202
DOI:
10.18653/v1/W19-4202
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