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Query translation is an important task in cross-language information retrieval (CLIR) aiming to translate queries into languages used in documents. Previous work focused mainly on generating translation equivalences of query terms. The purpose of this paper is to investigate the necessity of translating query terms, which might differ from one term to another. Some untranslated terms cause irreparable performance drop while others do not. We propose an approach to estimate the translationdoi:10.1145/1835449.1835558 dblp:conf/sigir/LeeCKC10 fatcat:f4mcswzperaepkl6fir4hwihhy