Similarity (State of the art)

From ACL Wiki
Revision as of 15:34, 18 June 2007 by Pdturney (Talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search

Attributional similarity

  • attributional similarity = the degree to which two words are synonymous
  • attributional similarity is also known as semantic relatedness and semantic association
  • semantic similarity is a special case of attributional similarity in which the two words are nearby in a taxonomy
  • semantic similarity is also known as taxonomical similarity
  • state-of-the-art results for TOEFL Synonym Questions

Relational similarity

  • relational similarity = the degree to which two relations are analogous
  • state-of-the-art results for SAT Analogy Questions