What is Neural Machine Translation (NMT)

Last year professionals had talked much about NMT. What is NMT? Neural machine translation (NMT) is a machine translation approach that uses a large artificial neural network to predict the likelihood of a sequence of words, typically modeling entire sentences in a single integrated model. All of the machine translation products (websites or apps) were based on algorithms … Lire la suite What is Neural Machine Translation (NMT)

Some interesting facts about translation history – 2

The word “translation”comes from a Latin term meaning "to bring or carry across". The Ancient Greek term is 'metaphrasis' ("to speak across") and this gives us the term 'metaphrase' (a "literal or word-for-word translation") - as contrasted with 'paraphrase' ("a saying in other words").  The first known translations are those of the Sumerian epic Gilgamesh … Lire la suite Some interesting facts about translation history – 2