CharManteau: Character Embedding Models For Portmanteau Creation

EMNLP 2017 Varun GangalHarsh JhamtaniGraham NeubigEduard HovyEric Nyberg

Portmanteaus are a word formation phenomenon where two words are combined to form a new word. We propose character-level neural sequence-to-sequence (S2S) methods for the task of portmanteau generation that are end-to-end-trainable, language independent, and do not explicitly use additional phonetic information... (read more)

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