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Re: A possible metric for Machine Translation?

At 1:31 PM +0200 9/7/98, Maghi King wrote:
>So the truth preservation metric that I was musuing about would be
>typically one among many: but one that might be useful for very many
>evaluations, so worth spending time on to get it right.
>I agree too that there may well be other "minimal indicators": wouldn't
>it be nice to know what they are and to be able just to pick them up and
>plug them into the right place in the overall evaluation scheme?

Absoutely agreed!  100%!!  It would be nice to see a nice list...

Eduard Hovy
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