Automatic Generation of English Vocabulary Tests

  title={Automatic Generation of English Vocabulary Tests},
  author={Yuni Susanti and Ryu Iida and Takenobu Tokunaga},
This paper presents a novel method for automatically generating English vocabulary tests using TOEFL vocabulary questions as a model. English vocabulary questions in TOEFL is a multiple-choice question consisting of four components: a target word, a reading passage, a correct answer and distractors. Given a target word, we generate a reading passage from Web texts retrieved from the Internet, and then employ that reading passage and the WordNet lexical dictionary for generating question options… CONTINUE READING


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