Rule Based Machine Translation: English to Malayalam: A Survey

  • V.C Aasha
  • Amal Ganesh
Conference paper
Part of the Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies book series (SIST, volume 43)


In this modern era, it is a necessity that people communicate with  other parts of world without any language barriers. Machine translation system can be very useful tool in this context. The main purpose of a machine translation system is to convert text of one natural language to a different natural language without losing its meaning. The translation of text can be done in several ways mainly, rule based and corpus based—each of which uses various approaches to obtain correct translation. In this paper, we focus on the various machine translation approaches with a core focus on English to Malayalam translation using Rule Based approach.


English to malayalam machine translation RBMT Transfer rules 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Computer Science & EngineeringVidya Academy of Science & TechnologyThrissurIndia

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