Lojban++: An Interlingua for Communication between Humans and AGIs

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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7999)


Lojban is a constructed language based on predicate logic, with no syntactic ambiguity and carefully controllable semantic ambiguity. It originated in the middle of the last century, and there is now a community of several hundred human speakers. It is argued here that Lojban++, a minor variation on Lojban, would be highly suitable as a language for communication between humans and early-stage AGI systems. Software tools useful for the deployment of Lojban++ in this manner are described, and their development proposed.


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  1. 1.Novamente LLCUSA

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