Accession Number:

ADA460222

Title:

What is Special About Natural Language Generation Research

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA MARINA DEL REY INFORMATION SCIENCES INST

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1987-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

Since the guidance given to the panel was more provocative than regulative, I have organized my statement around just one of the questions What is special about Text Generation relative to NL Understanding This breaks down conveniently into parts 1. Are there foundational ideas that generation and understanding work share 2. What are the technical distinctives of generation 3. Are those distinctives real 4. What are the special characteristics of generation as a research task

Subject Categories:

  • Linguistics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE