CEU-UPV English-Spanish system for WMT11

Francisco Zamora-Martínez, María José Castro Bleda
2011 Conference on Machine Translation  
This paper describes the system presented for the English-Spanish translation task by the collaboration between CEU-UCH and UPV for 2011 WMT. A comparison of independent phrase-based translation models interpolation for each available training corpora were tested, giving an improvement of 0.4 BLEU points over the baseline. Output N -best lists were rescored via a target Neural Network Language Model. An improvement of one BLEU point over the baseline was obtained adding the two features, giving
more » ... 31.5 BLEU and 57.9 TER for the primary system, computed over lowercased and detokenized outputs. The system was positioned second in the final ranking.
dblp:conf/wmt/Zamora-Martinez11 fatcat:5ter4eehdndtdfnfh3zkasmtwe