Online evaluation of text-to-sign translation by deaf end users

Authors Floris Roelofsen , Lyke Esselink , Shani Mende-Gillings , Maartje de Meulder , Nienke Sijm , Anika Smeijers
Published in Proceedings of the 18th Biennial Machine Translation Summit, 1st International Workshop on Automatic Translation for Signed and Spoken Languages
Publication date 2021
Research groups Speech and Language Therapy: Participation through communication
Type Lecture

Summary

We present a number of methodological recommendations concerning the online evaluation of avatars for text-to-sign translation, focusing on the structure, format and length of the questionnaire, as well as methods for eliciting and faithfully transcribing responses.

Language English
Published in Proceedings of the 18th Biennial Machine Translation Summit, 1st International Workshop on Automatic Translation for Signed and Spoken Languages
Key words text-to-sign translation, deaf
Page range 82-87

Speech and Language Therapy: Participation through communication