A natural language interface has been developed to facilitate the use of statistical packages. Queries are parsed into “case frames” based on statistical primitives. A rule-based expert system uses the case frame to choose a statistical test and generate a batch file that, when executed, answers the query.
Expert Systems with Applications
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Sylvia Weber Russell - (With Richard Lyczak) An expert natural language interface for statistical packages. Expert Systems With Applications, 5 (1992).