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SimulEval: A General Evaluation Toolkit for Simultaneous Translation

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SimulEval

SimulEval is a general evaluation framework for simultaneous translation on text and speech. Full documentation can be found here.

Installation

git clone https://github.com/facebookresearch/SimulEval.git
cd SimulEval
pip install -e .

Quick Start

Following is the evaluation of a dummy agent which operates wait-k (k = 3) policy and generates random words until the length of the generated words is the same as the number of all the source words.

cd examples/quick_start
simuleval --source source.txt --target target.txt --agent first_agent.py

License

SimulEval is licensed under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0.

Citation

Please cite as:

@inproceedings{simuleval2020,
  title = {Simuleval: An evaluation toolkit for simultaneous translation},
  author = {Xutai Ma, Mohammad Javad Dousti, Changhan Wang, Jiatao Gu, Juan Pino},
  booktitle = {Proceedings of the EMNLP},
  year = {2020},
}