Inductive Inference and Language Learning

  • Thomas Zeugmann
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3959)


The present paper is a short reflection concerning the role which inductive inference played and can play in language learning. We shortly recall some major insights obtained and outline some new directions based on own work and results recently presented in the literature.


Language Learning Target Language Inductive Inference Positive Data Hypothesis Space 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Thomas Zeugmann
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  1. 1.Division of Computer ScienceHokkaido UniversitySapporoJapan

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