Paper: Evaluation Metrics for the Lexical Substitution Task

ACL ID N10-1037
Title Evaluation Metrics for the Lexical Substitution Task
Venue Human Language Technologies
Session Main Conference
Year 2010
Authors

We identify some problems of the evaluation metrics used for the English Lexical Substitu- tion Task of SemEval-2007, and propose al- ternative metrics that avoid these problems, which we hope will better guide the future de- velopment of lexical substitution systems.