Early works Edit

Rada et al. (1989)[1]

First trend: Roget's thesaurus Edit

McHale (1998)[2]

Second trend: WordNet Edit

Resnik (1995)[3], Jiang & Conrath (1997)[4]

Third trend: Distributional semantics Edit

Forth trend: Neural networks Edit

References Edit

  1. R. Rada, H. Mili, E. Bicknell, and M. Blettner. De- velopment and application of a metric on seman- tic nets. Systems, Man and Cybernetics, IEEE Transactions on, 19(1):17–30, Jan 1989. ISSN 0018-9472. doi: 10.1109/21.24528.
  2. Michael L. McHale. A Comparison of WordNet and Roget’s Taxonomy for Measuring Semantic Similarity. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Usage of WordNet in Natural Language Processing Systems at the 17th International Conference on Computational Linguistics & the 36th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (COLING-ACL’98), pages 115–120. Association for Computational Linguistics, 1998.
  3. Resnik, P. (1995) "Using Information Content to Evaluate Semantic Similarity in a Taxonomy", Proceedings of the 14~ International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 1,448-453, Montreal, August 1995.
  4. Jiang, JJ. and D.W. Conrath (1997) "Semantic Similarity Based on Corpus Statistics and Lexical Taxonomy", in Proceedings of ROCLINGX (1997) International Conference on Research in Computational Linguistics,Taiwan, 1997.