Google is working hard to improve natural language understanding and one of the key areas that
Talk to Books is a new way to explore books that starts at a sentence level. This allows you to enter a sentence or ask a question and the tool will find sentences in books that respond to your question. There is no dependence on keyword matching according to Google. The search giant says that the tool essentially allows you to talk to the books and the responses will help you determine if you are interested in reading the books.
Google says that once you ask a question using the tool it searches all the sentences in over 100,000 books to find sentences that respond to your input using the semantic meaning at the sentence level. Google says there are no predefined rules that bind the relationship between what you type in and
There is room for improvement in the tool according to Google because a good matching sentence can be taken out of context. The tool also doesn’t add weight to books that are more popular; it only looks at how well the sentences match up. That might be annoying if you are hoping to find popular books that answer your question, but Google figures it might also help you to find what you are looking for via unexpected titles.
The same tech powers a word association game called