@jjvincentinteresting post on how the AI world's focus on the English language for NLP is limiting for societal but also technical reasons t.co/afpv9HQ8Ss
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@y8o英語処理をやっている研究者に対して何か言うつもりはないが、英語でやらないとトップ会議に通らないと言っている研究者は、何のために自然言語処理の研究をしているのか、少しだけ考えてもらえるとありがたい。 / “Why You Should Do NLP Beyond English” t.co/OT3KysKvWU
5 RT, 14 Fav2020/08/02 03:54
@bircantubOur research is mostly myopic and focusing on the northern hemisphere. Yes, #NLP studies say us much, however, the potential is beyond the mainstream English. Other languages -hence cultures and societies- are still there to discover and to be studied. t.co/ZkjHUNd8DX
@kishorechanNatural language processing (NLP) research predominantly focuses on developing methods that work well for English despite the many positive benefits of working on other languages. t.co/R6VIa0OblT
@seb_ruderWhy You Should Do NLP Beyond English
7000+ languages are spoken around the world but NLP research has mostly focused on English. In this post, I give an overview of why you should work on languages other than English.