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Table 3

Pearson correlation coefficients between manually assigned readability labels and the readability scores assigned by different readability measures in the unsupervised setting. The highest correlation for each corpus is marked with bold typeface.

Measure/Data setWeeBitOneStopEnglishNewselaSlovenian SB
RLM perplexity-balanced −0.082 0.405 0.512 0.303 
RLM perplexity-simple −0.115 0.420 0.470 
RLM perplexity-normal −0.127 0.283 0.341 
TCN perplexity-balanced 0.034 0.476 0.537 0.173 
TCN perplexity-simple 0.025 0.518 0.566 
TCN perplexity-normal −0.015 0.303 0.250 
BERT perplexity −0.123 −0.162 −0.673 −0.563 
  
RLM RSRS-balanced 0.497 0.551 0.890 0.732 
RLM RSRS-simple 0.506 0.569 0.893 
RLM RSRS-normal 0.490 0.536 0.886 
TCN RSRS-balanced 0.393 0.601 0.894 0.789 
TCN RSRS-simple 0.385 0.615 0.894 
TCN RSRS-normal 0.348 0.582 0.886 
BERT RSRS 0.279 0.384 0.674 0.126 
  
GFI 0.544 0.550 0.849 0.730 
FRE −0.433 −0.485 −0.775 −0.614 
FKGL 0.544 0.533 0.865 0.697 
ARI 0.488 0.520 0.875 0.658 
DCRF 0.420 0.496 0.735 0.686 
SMOG 0.456 0.498 0.813 0.770 
ASL 0.508 0.498 0.906 0.683 
Measure/Data setWeeBitOneStopEnglishNewselaSlovenian SB
RLM perplexity-balanced −0.082 0.405 0.512 0.303 
RLM perplexity-simple −0.115 0.420 0.470 
RLM perplexity-normal −0.127 0.283 0.341 
TCN perplexity-balanced 0.034 0.476 0.537 0.173 
TCN perplexity-simple 0.025 0.518 0.566 
TCN perplexity-normal −0.015 0.303 0.250 
BERT perplexity −0.123 −0.162 −0.673 −0.563 
  
RLM RSRS-balanced 0.497 0.551 0.890 0.732 
RLM RSRS-simple 0.506 0.569 0.893 
RLM RSRS-normal 0.490 0.536 0.886 
TCN RSRS-balanced 0.393 0.601 0.894 0.789 
TCN RSRS-simple 0.385 0.615 0.894 
TCN RSRS-normal 0.348 0.582 0.886 
BERT RSRS 0.279 0.384 0.674 0.126 
  
GFI 0.544 0.550 0.849 0.730 
FRE −0.433 −0.485 −0.775 −0.614 
FKGL 0.544 0.533 0.865 0.697 
ARI 0.488 0.520 0.875 0.658 
DCRF 0.420 0.496 0.735 0.686 
SMOG 0.456 0.498 0.813 0.770 
ASL 0.508 0.498 0.906 0.683 
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