Findings of the 2011 Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation

  title={Findings of the 2011 Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation},
  author={Chris Callison-Burch and Philipp Koehn and Christof Monz and Omar Zaidan},
This paper presents the results of the WMT11 shared tasks, which included a translation task, a system combination task, and a task for machine translation evaluation metrics. We conducted a large-scale manual evaluation of 148 machine translation systems and 41 system combination entries. We used the ranking of these systems to measure how strongly automatic metrics correlate with human judgments of translation quality for 21 evaluation metrics. This year featured a Haitian Creole to English… CONTINUE READING