Formalism-Independent Parser Evaluation with CCG and DepBank

  title={Formalism-Independent Parser Evaluation with CCG and DepBank},
  author={Stephen Clark and James R. Curran},
A key question facing the parsing community is how to compare parsers which use different grammar formalisms and produce different output. Evaluating a parser on the same resource used to create it can lead to non-comparable accuracy scores and an over-optimistic view of parser performance. In this paper we evaluate a CCG parser on DepBank, and demonstrate the difficulties in converting the parser output into DepBank grammatical relations. In addition we present a method for measuring the… CONTINUE READING
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