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Exploring Unsupervised Pretraining Objectives for Machine Translation

Jun 10, 2021
Christos Baziotis, Ivan Titov, Alexandra Birch, Barry Haddow

* Findings of ACL 2021 

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Few-shot learning through contextual data augmentation

Mar 31, 2021
Farid Arthaud, Rachel Bawden, Alexandra Birch

* 14 pages includince 3 of appendices 

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Language Model Prior for Low-Resource Neural Machine Translation

Apr 30, 2020
Christos Baziotis, Barry Haddow, Alexandra Birch

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Bridging linguistic typology and multilingual machine translation with multi-view language representations

Apr 30, 2020
Arturo Oncevay, Barry Haddow, Alexandra Birch

* 15 pages, 6 figures 

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Toward Making the Most of Context in Neural Machine Translation

Feb 19, 2020
Zaixiang Zheng, Xiang Yue, Shujian Huang, Jiajun Chen, Alexandra Birch

* Submitted to a conference 

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A Latent Morphology Model for Open-Vocabulary Neural Machine Translation

Oct 30, 2019
Duygu Ataman, Wilker Aziz, Alexandra Birch

* Submitted to ICLR 2020 

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Findings of the Third Workshop on Neural Generation and Translation

Oct 30, 2019
Hiroaki Hayashi, Yusuke Oda, Alexandra Birch, Ioannis Konstas, Andrew Finch, Minh-Thang Luong, Graham Neubig, Katsuhito Sudoh

* Fixed the metadata (author list) 

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On the Importance of Word Boundaries in Character-level Neural Machine Translation

Oct 21, 2019
Duygu Ataman, Orhan Firat, Mattia A. Di Gangi, Marcello Federico, Alexandra Birch

* To appear at the 3rd Workshop on Neural Generation and Translation (WNGT 2019) 

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The University of Edinburgh's Submissions to the WMT19 News Translation Task

Jul 12, 2019
Rachel Bawden, Nikolay Bogoychev, Ulrich Germann, Roman Grundkiewicz, Faheem Kirefu, Antonio Valerio Miceli Barone, Alexandra Birch

* To appear in the Proceedings of WMT19: Shared Task Papers 

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Exploring Gap Filling as a Cheaper Alternative to Reading Comprehension Questionnaires when Evaluating Machine Translation for Gisting

Sep 02, 2018
Mikel L. Forcada, Carolina Scarton, Lucia Specia, Barry Haddow, Alexandra Birch

* 12 pages, 3 figures, 2 tables, Proceedings of the Third Conference on Machine Translation (WMT18), 2018 

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Findings of the Second Workshop on Neural Machine Translation and Generation

Jun 18, 2018
Alexandra Birch, Andrew Finch, Minh-Thang Luong, Graham Neubig, Yusuke Oda

* WNMT 2018 

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Evaluating Discourse Phenomena in Neural Machine Translation

Apr 20, 2018
Rachel Bawden, Rico Sennrich, Alexandra Birch, Barry Haddow

* Final version of paper to appear in Proceedings of NAACL 2018 

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Marian: Fast Neural Machine Translation in C++

Apr 04, 2018
Marcin Junczys-Dowmunt, Roman Grundkiewicz, Tomasz Dwojak, Hieu Hoang, Kenneth Heafield, Tom Neckermann, Frank Seide, Ulrich Germann, Alham Fikri Aji, Nikolay Bogoychev, André F. T. Martins, Alexandra Birch

* Demonstration paper 

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The University of Edinburgh's Neural MT Systems for WMT17

Aug 02, 2017
Rico Sennrich, Alexandra Birch, Anna Currey, Ulrich Germann, Barry Haddow, Kenneth Heafield, Antonio Valerio Miceli Barone, Philip Williams

* WMT 2017 shared task track; for Bibtex, see 

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Deep Architectures for Neural Machine Translation

Jul 24, 2017
Antonio Valerio Miceli Barone, Jindřich Helcl, Rico Sennrich, Barry Haddow, Alexandra Birch

* WMT 2017 research track 

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Predicting Target Language CCG Supertags Improves Neural Machine Translation

Jul 18, 2017
Maria Nadejde, Siva Reddy, Rico Sennrich, Tomasz Dwojak, Marcin Junczys-Dowmunt, Philipp Koehn, Alexandra Birch

* Accepted at the Second Conference on Machine Translation (WMT17). This version includes more results regarding target syntax for Romanian->English and reports fewer results regarding source syntax 

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Nematus: a Toolkit for Neural Machine Translation

Mar 13, 2017
Rico Sennrich, Orhan Firat, Kyunghyun Cho, Alexandra Birch, Barry Haddow, Julian Hitschler, Marcin Junczys-Dowmunt, Samuel Läubli, Antonio Valerio Miceli Barone, Jozef Mokry, Maria Nădejde

* EACL 2017 demo track 

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HUME: Human UCCA-Based Evaluation of Machine Translation

Sep 27, 2016
Alexandra Birch, Omri Abend, Ondrej Bojar, Barry Haddow

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Edinburgh Neural Machine Translation Systems for WMT 16

Jun 27, 2016
Rico Sennrich, Barry Haddow, Alexandra Birch

* WMT16 shared task system description - final version with human evaluation results 

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Neural Machine Translation of Rare Words with Subword Units

Jun 10, 2016
Rico Sennrich, Barry Haddow, Alexandra Birch

* accepted at ACL 2016; new in this version: figure 3 

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Improving Neural Machine Translation Models with Monolingual Data

Jun 03, 2016
Rico Sennrich, Barry Haddow, Alexandra Birch

* accepted to ACL 2016; new section on effect of back-translation quality 

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