Re: Futility of auxlangs (was Re: Aesthetics)
|From:||Jeff Rollin <jeff.rollin@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, October 24, 2007, 5:36|
> Machine translation is also coming into its own.
Is it? The only machine translations I have ever seen have been pretty p*ss
poor at worst, hysterically funny at best. When you're writing a term paper
or a treaty, you need something that's accurate, not a good laugh.
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