# Validation of an Automatic Metric for the Accuracy of Pronoun Translation (APT)

Lesly Miculicich WerlenAndrei Popescu-Belis

In this paper, we define and assess a reference-based metric to evaluate the accuracy of pronoun translation (APT). The metric automatically aligns a candidate and a reference translation using GIZA++ augmented with specific heuristics, and then counts the number of identical or different pronouns, with provision for legitimate variations and omitted pronouns... (read more)

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