Natural Language Interface Gems

L.E.S. Green
E.C. Berkeley
C.C. Gotlieb

The Conversation Machine

1959 - 1959, L.E.S. Green, E.C. Berkeley, C.C. Gotlieb (MIT, University of Toronto)

This is a gem, because

Characteristics

Language constructs

Data flow

Natural Language input
Tokenize
    Tokens
    Parse
      Syntactic form
      Interpret
        Knowledge source form
          Execute
            Knowledge base answers
            Answer
              Natural Language output

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