Shiqi Zhao, Lin Zhao, Yu Zhang, Ting Liu, Sheng Li
2007 Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Semantic Evaluations - SemEval '07   unpublished
This paper describes the HIT system and its participation in SemEval-2007 English Lexical Substitution Task. Two main steps are included in our method: candidate substitute extraction and candidate scoring. In the first step, candidate substitutes for each target word in a given sentence are extracted from WordNet. In the second step, the extracted candidates are scored and ranked using a web-based scoring method. The substitute ranked first is selected as the best substitute. For the multiword
more » ... . For the multiword subtask, a simple WordNet-based approach is employed.
doi:10.3115/1621474.1621510 fatcat:kckjocbapjdipi5asn4nfcrky4