SPG (Statistical Paraphrase Generation)


Notes:

A paraphrase is the rewording of something written or spoken. To paraphrase is to express the same meaning using different words.

  • Paraphrastic language
  • Paraphrastic language model
  • Similar expression generation

See also:

Paraphrase DatabaseParaphrasing & Dialog Systems 2014


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