Semantic Textual Similarity for MT evaluation

  title={Semantic Textual Similarity for MT evaluation},
  author={Julio J. Castillo and Paula Estrella},
This paper describes the system used for our participation in the WMT12 Machine Translation evaluation shared task. We also present a new approach to Machine Translation evaluation based on the recently defined task Semantic Textual Similarity. This problem is addressed using a textual entailment engine entirely based on WordNet semantic features. We described results for the Spanish-English, Czech-English and German-English language pairs according to our submission on the Eight Workshop on… CONTINUE READING
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