Results from our human intuition experiment at the WWW’13 conference, Rio de Janeiro

Hello all, at the WWW’13 conference in Rio de Janeiro, we presented our poster on “Calculating Semantic Relatedness from Human Navigational Paths on Wikipedia” (see my BibSonomy profile). We also collected some user intuitions about the semantic relatedness of “bread” and “butter”, two exemplary words from the WordSimilarity353 dataset. The WordSimilarity353 dataset contains 353 pairs of english words or names, combined with a human judgment of semantic similarity between these word pairs. For all word pairs, at least 10 different persons rated the similarity by assigning a value between 0 and 10, where 0 represents no relation and 10 represents

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