Textual Entailment Systems


Textual Entailment Systems
Entailment See also: Textual Entailment & Dialog Systems


[PDF] IMTKU Textual Entailment System for Recognizing Inference in Text at NTCIR-9 RITE [PDF] from nii.ac.jp MY Day, RY Lee, CT Liu, C Tu… – Proceedings of the …, 2011 – research.nii.ac.jp ABSTRACT In this paper, we describe the IMTKU (Information Management at TamKang  University) textual entailment system for recognizing inference in text at NTCIR-9 RITE  (Recognizing Inference in Text). We proposed a textual entailment system using a hybrid … Related articles – View as HTML – All 5 versions

[PDF] semeval-2012 task 8: Cross-lingual textual entailment for content synchronization [PDF] from rug.nl M Negri, A Marchetti, Y Mehdad… – Proceedings of the …, 2012 – acl.eldoc.ub.rug.nl Page 1. First Joint Conference on Lexical and Computational Semantics (*SEM), pages 399–407, Montréal, Canada, June 7-8, 2012. cO2012 Association for Computational Linguistics Semeval-2012 Task 8: Cross-lingual Textual Entailment for Content Synchronization … Cited by 11 – View as HTML

[PDF] JU-CSE-NLP: Language Independent Cross-lingual Textual Entailment System [PDF] from aclweb.org S Neogi, P Pakray, S Bandyopadhyay… – Proceedings of the 6th …, 2012 – aclweb.org Abstract This article presents the experiments carried out at Jadavpur University as part of  the participation in Cross-lingual Textual Entailment for Content Synchronization (CLTE) of  task 8@ Semantic Evaluation Exercises (SemEval-2012). The work explores cross-lingual … Cited by 1 – View as HTML

Toward qualitative evaluation of textual entailment systems [PDF] from inria.fr E Cabrio… – Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference …, 2010 – dl.acm.org Abstract This paper presents a methodology for a quantitative and qualitative evaluation of  Textual Entailment systems. We take advantage of the decomposition of Text Hypothesis  pairs into monothematic pairs, ie pairs where only one linguistic phenomenon at a time is … Cited by 3 – Related articles – All 9 versions

A Syntactic Textual Entailment System Based on Dependency Parser [PDF] from gelbukh.com P Pakray, A Gelbukh… – Computational Linguistics and …, 2010 – Springer The development of a syntactic textual entailment system that compares the dependency  relations in both the text and the hypothesis has been reported. The Stanford Dependency  Parser has been run on the 2-way RTE-3 development set and the dependency relations … Cited by 3 – Related articles – All 7 versions

A hybrid textual entailment system using lexical and syntactic features P Pakray, S Bandyopadhyay… – … Informatics (ICCI), 2010 …, 2010 – ieeexplore.ieee.org Abstract A two-way textual entailment (TE) recognition system that uses lexical and syntactic  features has been described in this paper. The hybrid TE system is based on the Support  Vector Machine that uses twenty three features for lexical similarity and the output tag from … Cited by 3 – Related articles – All 2 versions

[PDF] A probabilistic modeling framework for lexical entailment [PDF] from aclweb.org E Shnarch, J Goldberger… – Proc. of ACL, 2011 – aclweb.org … Aljoscha Burchardt, Nils Reiter, Stefan Thater, and Anette Frank. 2007. A semantic approach to textual entailment: System evaluation and task analysis. In Proceedings of the ACL-PASCAL Workshop on Textual Entailment and Paraphrasing. Peter Clark and Phil Harrison. 2010. … Cited by 3 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 12 versions

[PDF] Textual Entailment [PDF] from aclweb.org M Sammons, I Szpektor… – … Technologies: The 2010 …, 2010 – aclweb.org … 22 Page 29. 5. Key Challenges for Recognizing Textual Entailment (15 minutes) Identify the key challenges in improving textual entailment systems: more reliable inputs (when is a solved problem not solved), domain adaptation, missing knowledge, scaling up. … View as HTML – All 12 versions

Assessing the impact of frame semantics on textual entailment A Burchardt, M Pennacchiotti… – Natural Language …, 2010 – Cambridge Univ Press Page 1. Natural Language Engineering 15 (4): 527–550. c Cambridge University Press 2009 doi:10.1017/S1351324909990131 527 Assessing the impact of frame semantics on textual entailment ALJOSCHA BURCHARDT … Cited by 21 – Related articles – All 6 versions

[PDF] A Textual Entailment System using Anaphora Resolution [PDF] from nist.gov P Pakray, S Neogi, P Bhaskar, S Poria… – System Report. Text …, 2011 – nist.gov Abstract The note describes the Recognizing Textual Entailment (RTE) system developed at  the Computer Science and Engineering Department, Jadavpur University, India. In this  competition, we have participated and submitted the results in the RTE-7 Main Task (3 … Cited by 1 – View as HTML

Ask not what textual entailment can do for you… M Sammons, VG Vydiswaran… – … of the 48th Annual Meeting of …, 2010 – dl.acm.org … We outline the limitations of the present model of evaluation of RTE performance, and identify kinds of evaluation that would promote under- standing of the way individual components can impact Textual Entailment system performance, and allow better objective evaluation of … Cited by 14 – Related articles – All 2 versions

Dependency Parser Based Textual Entailment System P Pakray, S Bandyopadhyay… – Artificial Intelligence and …, 2010 – ieeexplore.ieee.org Abstract The development of a parser based textual entailment system that is based on  comparing the dependency relations in both the text and the hypothesis has been reported.  The textual entailment system uses the CCG Parser and the Stanford Parser. The … Related articles – All 4 versions

A Statistics-Based Semantic Textual Entailment System P Pakray, U Barman, S Bandyopadhyay… – Advances in Artificial …, 2011 – Springer We present a Textual Entailment (TE) recognition system that uses semantic features based  on the Universal Networking Language (UNL). The proposed TE system compares the UNL  relations in both the text and the hypothesis to arrive at the two-way entailment decision. … Related articles

Syntactic/semantic structures for textual entailment recognition [PDF] from unitn.it Y Mehdad, A Moschitti… – … of the North American Chapter of …, 2010 – dl.acm.org Page 1. Human Language Technologies: The 2010 Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the ACL, pages 1020–1028, Los Angeles, California, June 2010. cO2010 Association for Computational Linguistics Syntactic … Cited by 11 – Related articles – All 26 versions

[PDF] JU_CSE_TAC: Textual Entailment Recognition System at TAC RTE-6 [PDF] from ua.es P Pakray, S Pal, S Poria, S Bandyopadhyay… – Proceedings of the …, 2010 – dlsi.ua.es … Table 10: Ablation Test for main task. 6. Conclusion The textual entailment system has been developed as part of the participation in the TAC 2010 Recognizing Textual Entailment (RTE) Track organized by National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). … Cited by 3 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 3 versions

TEXTUAL ENTAILMENT METHOD FOR LINKING TEXT OF AN ABSTRACT TO TEXT IN THE MAIN BODY OF A DOCUMENT Á Sandor… – US Patent 20,110,276,322, 2011 – freepatentsonline.com … The techniques discussed are available using known textual entailment systems that can be adapted to detect and thus link sentences in the article body that are entailed by sentences in the abstract. As will be appreciated, the method is not limited to existing techniques. … Cached – All 2 versions

Using machine translation systems to expand a corpus in textual entailment J Castillo – Advances in Natural Language Processing, 2010 – Springer … strong dependent of the RTE system architecture. However, further analysis is required to determine the impact of Machine Transla- tion in Textual Entailment Systems by using others RTE systems. Future work will be oriented to … Cited by 7 – Related articles – All 3 versions

Towards a probabilistic model for lexical entailment [PDF] from aclweb.org E Shnarch, J Goldberger… – … of the TextInfer 2011 Workshop on …, 2011 – dl.acm.org … il Abstract While modeling entailment at the lexical-level is a prominent task, addressed by most textual entailment systems, it has been approached mostly by heuristic methods, neglecting some of its important aspects. We … Cited by 1 – Related articles – All 13 versions

Inferring textual entailment with a probabilistically sound calculus [PDF] from pascal-network.org S Harmeling – Natural Language Engineering, 2009 – Cambridge Univ Press Page 1. Natural Language Engineering 15 (4): 459–477. c Cambridge University Press 2009 doi:10.1017/S1351324909990118 459 Inferring textual entailment with a probabilistically sound calculus * STEFAN HARMELING … Cited by 7 – Related articles – All 25 versions

[PDF] Towards component-based textual entailment [PDF] from rug.nl E Cabrio… – … of the Ninth International Conference on …, 2011 – acl.eldoc.ub.rug.nl … In Proceedings of the TAC 2009 Workshop on TE, Gaithersburg, Maryland. 17 November. Cabrio, E. and B. Magnini (2010). Toward qualitative evaluation of textual entailment systems. In Proceedings of COLING 2010: Posters, Beijing, China. 23-27 August. … Cited by 1 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 8 versions

[PDF] FBK: Cross-Lingual Textual Entailment Without Translation [PDF] from rug.nl Y Mehdad, M Negri… – Proceedings of the 6th …, 2012 – acl.eldoc.ub.rug.nl Page 1. First Joint Conference on Lexical and Computational Semantics (*SEM), pages 701–705, Montréal, Canada, June 7-8, 2012. cO2012 Association for Computational Linguistics FBK: Cross-Lingual Textual Entailment Without Translation … Cited by 1 – View as HTML

A machine learning approach for recognizing textual entailment in Spanish [PDF] from rug.nl JJ Castillo – Proceedings of the NAACL HLT 2010 Young …, 2010 – dl.acm.org … Acronyms database. 4 Opportunities for Collaboration Our work is oriented to create a Textual Entailment System. Such system could be used by another sys- tem or teams of others Universities, as an internal module. The entailment … Cited by 5 – Related articles – All 8 versions

Using sentence semantic similarity based on WordNet in recognizing textual entailment J Castillo… – Advances in Artificial Intelligence–IBERAMIA …, 2010 – Springer … gmail.com Abstract. This paper presents a Recognizing Textual Entailment system which uses semantic distances to sentence level over WordNet to assess the impact on predicting Textual Entailment datasets. We extent word … Cited by 7 – Related articles – All 3 versions

[PDF] Textual entailment as a directional relation [PDF] from acs.org.au D Tatar, G Serban, A Mihis… – Journal of Research and …, 2009 – jrpit.acs.org.au … 41, No. 1, February 2009 63 On the other hand, there are some issues that impose serious limitations on textual entailment, as for example the lack of monotonicity of natural language texts. Solving these issues could be benefic for textual entailment systems. … Cited by 8 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 4 versions

[PDF] Exploiting Lexical Measures and a Semantic LR to Tackle Textual Entailment in Italian [PDF] from psu.edu O Ferrández, A Toral… – Proceedings of EVALITA, 2009 – Citeseer … Such techniques obtain quite promising results and in many cases are the base of lots of textual entailment systems. … We have used in our textual entailment system semantic information regard- ing the (i) semantic types and (ii) semantic units. Given two lemmas we obtain: … Cited by 1 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 7 versions

[PDF] Textual Entailment Recognition and its Applicability in NLP Tasks [PDF] from sepln.org O Ferrández – Procesamiento de Lenguaje Natural, 2010 – sepln.org … As a re- sult, an end-to-end textual entailment system was developed following the idea that textual entailment relations can be recognised from different linguistic levels. … Regarding the applicability of our textual entailment system in other NLP tasks. … Cited by 2 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 7 versions

Answer validation on English and Romanian languages [PDF] from cnr.it A Iftene… – Evaluating Systems for Multilingual and Multimodal …, 2009 – Springer … 2007. The current version, while also based on the Textual Entailment system we built for the RTE-3 competition, adds and combines spe- cific techniques used by Question Answering systems to improve answer classi- fication. … Cited by 10 – Related articles – All 6 versions

[PDF] Lexical based two-way RTE System at RTE-5 [PDF] from nist.gov P Pakray, S Bandyopadhyay… – … of the TAC 2009 Workshop on …, 2009 – nist.gov … In our lexical based textual entailment system, each method was run separately on the RTE-5 development set and two-way entailment (ENTAILMENT or NO ENTAILMENT) decisions were obtained for each text-hypothesis pair. … Cited by 9 – Related articles – View as HTML

[PDF] Semantic Textual Entailment Recognition using UNL [PDF] from gelbukh.com P Pakray, S Poria, S Bandyopadhyay… – Polibits (43), 2011 – pics.gelbukh.com … The development of a UNL based textual entailment system that compares the UNL relations in both the text and the hypothesis has been reported. … III. SYSTEM DESCRIPTION In this section, we describe our semantic based textual entailment system. … Cited by 1 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 9 versions

[PDF] A study on Linking Wikipedia categories to Wordnet synsets using text similarity [PDF] from aclweb.org A Toral, O Ferrández, E Agirre, R Munoz… – Proceedings of the 7th …, 2009 – aclweb.org … Moreover, a series of Workshops, called Recognising Textual Entailment (RTE2) chal- lenges and the Answer Validation Exercise (AVE3) competitions, have been recently proposed with the objective of providing suitable frameworks to evaluate textual entailment systems . … Cited by 8 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 21 versions

[PDF] Textual Entailment [PDF] from uaic.ro A Iftene – EUROLAN 2007 Summer School Alexandru Ioan Cuza …, 2009 – profs.info.uaic.ro … This thesis presents the relevant current work in the field and the author’s contribution regarding the creation of a Textual Entailment system. Given two text fragments, the task of … Chapter five presents how the Textual Entailment system was used with success in the … Cited by 13 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 5 versions

A framework for entailed relation recognition D Roth, M Sammons… – Proceedings of the ACL-IJCNLP …, 2009 – dl.acm.org … The second step applies a textual entailment system to this text set and the query in order to label the texts as ‘relevant’ or ‘irrelevant’, and re- quires deeper semantic resources in order to dis- cern texts containing the concept of interest from those that do not. … Cited by 8 – Related articles – All 4 versions

[PDF] Shallow Semantics for Textual Entailment Determination [PDF] from psu.edu A Andreevskaia, Z Li… – 2009 – Citeseer … Additional experiments conducted for this paper give rise to more in-depth analysis of the potential and shortcoming of the shallow semantics approach to analysis of textual entailment. 2 Knowledge-lean textual entailment system implementation … Related articles – View as HTML – All 4 versions

Building an annotated textual inference corpus for motion and space [PDF] from psu.edu K Roberts – Proceedings of the 2009 Workshop on Applied Textual …, 2009 – dl.acm.org … the examples. This enables the corpus annotation method to assert whether more data is necessary. 1 Introduction Open-domain textual inference provides a vast ar- ray of challenges to a textual entailment system. In order … Cited by 1 – Related articles – All 18 versions

[PDF] Dependency-Based Answer Validation for German [PDF] from clef2011.org S Babych, A Henn, J Pawellek… – 2011 – clef2011.org … 2 Strategy and Architecture At the time of QA4MRE 2011, there was no full-fledged general-purpose textual entailment system for German, only for the related task of question grading [14]. We therefore approached question validation with a fairly simple system. … Related articles – View as HTML – All 2 versions

[PDF] SPEDE: Probabilistic Edit Distance Metrics for MT Evaluation [PDF] from aclweb.org M Wang… – Proceedings of WMT, 2012 – aclweb.org … preprocessing modules to extract linguistic features (eg, a full end-to-end textual entailment system was needed in Pado et al. … (2009) that combine features from mul- tiple MT evaluation metrics (MT), as well as rich linguistic features from a textual entailment system (RTE). … Cited by 1 – View as HTML

Answer validation through textual entailment P Pakray – Natural Language Processing and Information Systems, 2011 – Springer … Pakray, P., Gelbukh, A., Bandyopadhyay, S.: A Syntactic Textual Entailment System Based on Dependency Parser. In: Gelbukh, A. (ed.) CICLing 2010. … Pakray, P., Gelbukh, A., Bandyopadhyay, S.: A Hybrid Textual Entailment System using Lexical and Syntactic Features. … Related articles – All 3 versions

A semantic oriented approach to textual entailment using wordnet-based measures J Castillo – Advances in Artificial Intelligence, 2010 – Springer … Argentina jotacastillo@gmail.com Abstract. In this paper, we present a Recognizing Textual Entailment system which uses semantic similarity metrics to sentence level only using WordNet as source of knowledge. We show how the … Cited by 2 – Related articles – All 2 versions

[PDF] IKOMA at TAC2010: Textual Entailment System using Local-Novelty Detection [PDF] from ua.es K TATEISHI… – Proceedings of the Third Text Analysis …, 2010 – dlsi.ua.es Abstract This paper reports the Recognizing Textual Entailment (RTE) system that our  ‘IKOMA team’developed at TAC 2010. We implemented a new method that identifies  entailment sentences using local-novelty detection. This method determines whether a … Cited by 2 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 4 versions

[PDF] Learning to grade short answer questions using semantic similarity measures and dependency graph alignments [PDF] from ohiou.edu M Mohler, R Bunescu… – … of the 49th Annual Meeting of …, 2011 – ace.cs.ohiou.edu … ferential relation between texts. Given a pair of two texts as input, typically referred to as text and hy- pothesis, a textual entailment system automatically finds if the hypothesis is entailed by the text. In particular, the entailment … Cited by 6 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 12 versions

[PDF] An approach to Recognizing Textual Entailment and TE Search Task using SVM [PDF] from sepln.org JJ Castillo – Procesamiento del Lenguaje Natural, 2010 – sepln.org … Julio Javier Castillo Faculty of Mathematic Astronomy and Physics National University of Cordoba, Argentina cj@hal.famaf.unc.edu.ar Abstract: This paper shows a Recognizing Textual Entailment System, and a sub-system that address the Textual Entailment Search Task. … Related articles – View as HTML – All 5 versions

[PDF] Textual Entailment using Lexical and Syntactic Similarity [PDF] from psu.edu P Pakray, S Bandyopadhyay… – International Journal of …, 2011 – Citeseer … The UNED-NLP Group Recognizing Textual Entailment System [13] was based on the use of a broad-coverage parser to extract dependency relations and a module which obtains lexical entailment relations from WordNet. … 48 Figure 1. Textual Entailment System 3.1. … Related articles – View as HTML – All 5 versions

Recognizing textual relatedness with predicate-argument structures [PDF] from rug.nl R Wang… – Proceedings of the 2009 Conference on Empirical …, 2009 – dl.acm.org … Aljoscha Burchardt, Nils Reiter, Stefan Thater, and Anette Frank. 2007. A semantic approach to textual entailment: System evaluation and task analysis. In Proceedings of the ACL-PASCAL Workshop on Tex- tual Entailment and Paraphrasing, Prague, Czech Republic. … Cited by 13 – Related articles – All 14 versions

Towards building a competitive opinion summarization system: challenges and keys [PDF] from aclweb.org E Lloret, A Balahur, M Palomar… – Proceedings of Human …, 2009 – dl.acm.org … In this approach, we wanted to test how much of the redundant information would be possible to remove by using a Textual Entailment system similar to (Iftene and Balahur-Dobrescu, 2007), without it affecting the quality of the remaining data. … Cited by 8 – Related articles – All 15 versions

Efficient smantic deduction and approximate matching over compact parse forests [PDF] from pascal-network.org R Bar Haim, J Berant, I Dagan, I Greental, S Mirkin… – 2009 – eprints.pascal-network.org … over com- pact forests. In addition to knowledge-based deduction, textual entailment systems usually employ some form of ap- proximate matching mechanisms aiming to bridge over inevitable knowledge gaps. We present a … Cited by 24 – Related articles – All 16 versions

Random walks for text semantic similarity [PDF] from aclweb.org D Ramage, AN Rafferty… – … of the 2009 Workshop on Graph …, 2009 – dl.acm.org … unsupervised paraphrase recognition task. Furthermore, when used as a feature, the walk’s semantic similarity score can improve the performance of an existing, competitive textual entailment system. Finally, we provide empiri … Cited by 13 – Related articles – All 24 versions

Chinese Textual Entailment recognition model based on lexical and semantic matching R Su… – … Engineering (NLP-KE), 2011 7th International …, 2011 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … with Fuzzy SetTheory for Recognizing Textual Entailment, 2008 International Seminar on Business and Information Management, ISBIM 2008, v 2, P 54-57, 2008 [5] Partha Pakray Sivaji Bandyopadhyay, Alexander Gelbukh, A Hybrid Textual Entailment System using Lexical … Related articles

[PDF] UB. dmirg: Learning Textual Entailment Relationships Using Lexical Semantic Features [PDF] from ua.es B Ofoghi… – Proceedings of the Third Text Analysis …, 2010 – altea.dlsi.ua.es … A recent such study can be found in (Ofoghi and Yearwood, 2010). 5 Concluding remarks A machine learning-based recognizing textual entailment system participated in the Text Analysis Conference (TAC) 2010 was introduced in this paper. … Cited by 1 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 3 versions

Evaluating the inferential utility of lexical-semantic resources [PDF] from biu.ac.il S Mirkin, I Dagan… – Proceedings of the 12th Conference of …, 2009 – dl.acm.org … We therefore took a conservative approach using only synonymy and hyponymy rules, which typically comply with the lexical entailment relation and are commonly used by textual entailment systems, eg (Herrera et al., 2005; Bos and Markert, 2006). … Cited by 11 – Related articles – All 19 versions

Acquiring entailment pairs across languages and domains: A data analysis [PDF] from pascal-network.org M Faruqui, S Padó – 2011 – eprints.pascal-network.org … de Abstract Entailment pairs are sentence pairs of a premise and a hypothesis, where the premise textually entails the hypothesis. Such sentence pairs are important for the development of Textual Entailment systems. In this … Cited by 1 – Related articles – All 9 versions

Translators in Textual Entailment J Castillo – Distributed Computing and Artificial Intelligence, 2010 – Springer … We concluded that for our algorithm, Microsoft and Google translators seem to be more useful than Yahoo translator. However, further analysis is required to determine the impact of the Translators in Textual Entailment Systems and evaluation through ablation tests. … Related articles – All 2 versions

Without a’doubt’?: unsupervised discovery of downward-entailing operators [PDF] from arxiv.org C Danescu-Niculescu-Mizil, L Lee… – Proceedings of Human …, 2009 – dl.acm.org … Contributions Our project draws a connection be- tween the creation of textual entailment systems and linguistic inquiry regarding DE operators and NPIs, and thus relates to both language-engineering and linguistic concerns. … Cited by 13 – Related articles – All 16 versions

[PDF] Alicante university at TAC 2009: Experiments in RTE [PDF] from nist.gov O Ferrández, R Munoz… – TAC 2009 Workshop, 2009 – nist.gov … This paper is organized as follows: Section 2 is intended to provide a detailed description of our textual entailment system carefully explaining each inference used, Section 3 presents the experiments carried out together with a discussion about the results obtained, and Section … Cited by 8 – Related articles – View as HTML

[HTML] Joint Feature Selection in Distributed Stochastic Learning for Large-Scale Discriminative Training in SMT [HTML] from uni-heidelberg.de P Simianer, S Riezler, C Dyer… – … of the 50th …, 2012 – brown.cl.uni-heidelberg.de … Butt and Mary Dalrymple and Tracy Holloway King}, pages = {259–285}, url = {} } @inproceedings{Burchardtetal:07, author = {Aljoscha Burchardt and Nils Reiter and Stefan Thater and Anette Frank}, title = {{Semantic Approach to Textual Entailment: System Evaluation and … Cached

Defining specialized entailment engines using natural logic relations E Cabrio… – … Technology. Challenges for Computer Science and …, 2011 – Springer … In: Proceedings of the 7th Interna- tional Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), Valletta, Malta, May 19-21 (2010) 3. Cabrio, E., Magnini, B.: Toward Qualitative Evaluation of Textual Entailment Systems. … Related articles – All 3 versions

Recognizing textual entailment with deep-shallow semantic analysis and logical inference [PDF] from thinkmind.org A Wotzlaw… – … 2010, The Fourth International Conference on …, 2010 – thinkmind.org Page 1. Recognizing Textual Entailment with Deep-Shallow Semantic Analysis and Logical Inference Andreas Wotzlaw and Ravi Coote Fraunhofer Institute for Communicaton, Information Processing and Ergonomics FKIE Neuenahrer Str. … Cited by 2 – Related articles

Don’t’have a clue’?: unsupervised co-learning of downward-entailing operators [PDF] from arxiv.org C Danescu-Niculescu-Mizil… – … of the ACL 2010 Conference Short …, 2010 – dl.acm.org … Perhaps the most obvious such tasks are those in- volving textual entailment, such as question an- swering, information extraction, summarization, and the evaluation of machine translation [4]. Re- searchers are in fact beginning to build textual- entailment systems that can … Cited by 4 – Related articles – All 13 versions

Semantic normalisation: a framework and an experiment [PDF] from inria.fr P Bédaride… – … of the Eighth International Conference on …, 2009 – dl.acm.org … [RTF07] ABN Reiter, S. Thater, and A. Frank. A semantic approach to textual entailment: System evaluation and task analysis. In ACL-PASCAL Workshop on Textual Entailment and Paraphrasing, pages 10–15, Prague, Czech Republic, June 2007. … Cited by 6 – Related articles – All 18 versions

Question answering B Webber… – The Handbook of Computational …, 2010 – Wiley Online Library Page 1. “9781405155816_4_022” — 2010/5/8 — 12:17 — page 630 — #1 22 Question Answering BONNIE WEBBER AND NICK WEBB 1 What is Question Answering? Questions are asked and answered every day. Question … Cited by 19 – Related articles

Bootstrapping distributional feature vector quality [PDF] from aclweb.org M Zhitomirsky-Geffet… – Computational Linguistics, 2009 – dl.acm.org … Magnini 2006). Accordingly, several textual entailment systems did utilize the output of distributional similarity measures to model entailing lexical substitutions (Jijkoun and de Rijke 2005; Adams 2006; Ferrandez et al. 2006 … Cited by 17 – Related articles – All 21 versions

c-rater: Automatic content scoring for short constructed responses [PDF] from psu.edu JZ Sukkarieh… – … of the 22nd International Conference for the …, 2009 – aaai.org … Also, students’ answers are full of misspellings and gram- matical mistakes that, as far as we know, no other textual entailment system has dealt with so far. Further, one main limitation in Goldmap is that it is trained with sentence pairs and not answer-concept pairs. … Cited by 11 – Related articles – All 3 versions

Semantic approaches to fine and coarse-grained feature-based opinion mining A Balahur… – Natural Language Processing and Information …, 2010 – Springer … The idea behind this proposed method is to test whether a textual entailment system would be able to capture and better resolve the semantic variability given by opinionated text. Our textual entailment system [29] is based on the tree edit distance algorithm. … Cited by 3 – Related articles – All 3 versions

Automatic question answering for Turkish with pattern parsing E Celebi, B Gunel… – Innovations in Intelligent Systems …, 2011 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … In textual entailment, Harabegiu at al [13] claims that their results indicate that textual entailment system improves the accuracy of question answering, even no other form employed. Also they investigate three different ways … Related articles

Benchmarking for syntax-based sentential inference [PDF] from inria.fr P Bedaride… – … of the 23rd International Conference on …, 2010 – dl.acm.org … Burchardt, A., N. Reiter, S. Thater, and A. Frank. 2007. A semantic approach to textual entailment: System evaluation and task analysis. In Proceed- ings of the ACL-PASCAL Workshop on Textual En- tailment and Paraphrasing, pages 10–16. … Cited by 2 – Related articles – All 15 versions

[PDF] A Novel FrameNet-based Resource for the Semantic Web [PDF] from fbk.eu V Bryl, S Tonelli, C Giuliano… – 2012 – dkm.fbk.eu … Table 4: Examples of acquired senses for frame-FE pairs 9. REFERENCES [1] A. Burchardt, N. Reiter, S. Thater, and A. Frank. A semantic approach to textual entailment: System evaluation and task analysis. In Proceedings of Pascal RTE-3 Challenge, 2007. … Related articles – View as HTML

New features for FrameNet: WordNet mapping [PDF] from aclweb.org S Tonelli… – Proceedings of the Thirteenth Conference on …, 2009 – dl.acm.org … Peter Lang. Aljoscha Burchardt, Nils Reiter, Stefan Thater, and An- nette Frank. 2007. A semantic approach to textual entailment: System evaluation and task analysis. In Proceedings of Pascal RTE-3 Challenge, Prague, CZ. … Cited by 8 – Related articles – All 17 versions

[PDF] Predication Driven Textual Entailment [PDF] from uaic.ro MA Moruz – 2011 – profs.info.uaic.ro Page 1. “Al. I. Cuza” University of Iasi Faculty of Computer Science Predication Driven Textual Entailment 2011 PhD Student Mihai-Alex Moruz Supervisor Prof. Dr. Dan Cristea Thesis version updated and modified according to the recommendations of the reviewers. Page 2. i … Cited by 2 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 3 versions

Using English for commonsense knowledge [PDF] from psu.edu A Ramsay… – … of the Eighth International Conference on …, 2009 – dl.acm.org … We are, in particular, not following the pattern match- ing path taken in most ‘textual entailment’ systems, since the informal rules used in such systems are not guaranteed to be sound. We use ‘property theory’ (Turner, 1987; Chierchia & Turner, 1987) as our formal language. … Related articles – All 16 versions

Una aproximación al RTE ya la Tarea de Búsqueda de Implicación Textual usando Máquinas de Soporte Vectorial [PDF] from ujaen.es J Javier – Procesamiento de Lenguaje Natural, 2010 – sinai.ujaen.es … Julio Javier Castillo Faculty of Mathematic Astronomy and Physics National University of Cordoba, Argentina cj@hal.famaf.unc.edu.ar Abstract: This paper shows a Recognizing Textual Entailment System, and a sub-system that address the Textual Entailment Search Task. … Related articles – All 5 versions

[PDF] Scaling Wikipedia-based named entity disambiguation to arbitrary web text [PDF] from washington.edu A Fader, S Soderland, O Etzioni… – WikiAI09 Workshop at …, 2009 – cs.washington.edu … the referent entity of si would provide information about the referent entities of the other strings in D. Finally, we plan to embed GROUNDER as a module in a va- riety of textual inference systems including cross-document reference resolution systems, textual entailment systems. … Cited by 21 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 7 versions

[BOOK] Advances in Artificial Intelligence: 10th Mexican International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Micai 2011, Puebla, Mexico, November 26-December 4, … I Batyrshin… – 2011 – books.google.com … Table of Contents–Part I XVII Contextual Semantic Processing for a Spanish Dialogue System Using Markov Logic….. 258 Aldo Fabian, Manuel Hernandez, Luis Pineda, and Ivan Meza A Statistics-Based Semantic Textual Entailment System….. … All 3 versions

Feature Analysis of Chinese Textual Entailment System [PDF] from cyut.edu.tw WC Huang – 2011 – ethesys.lib.cyut.edu.tw Abstract The goal of textural entailment recognition is to decide whether one sentence can  deduce the other sentence. There are five types of entailment relation: forward, backward, bi- directional, contradict, and independent. Textual entailment recognition is a hard task in … Related articles

[PDF] Context-dependent regression testing for natural language processing [PDF] from aclweb.org E Farrow… – NAACL HLT 2009, 2009 – aclweb.org … complex output. In deter- mining the information to record, we were following the solution of de Paiva and King (2008) who use the decision result of the textual entailment system as a way to efficiently test parser output. For … Related articles – View as HTML – All 15 versions

Computing weakest readings [PDF] from aclweb.org A Koller… – Proceedings of the 48th Annual Meeting of the …, 2010 – dl.acm.org Page 1. Proceedings of the 48th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, pages 30–39, Uppsala, Sweden, 11-16 July 2010. cO2010 Association for Computational Linguistics Computing weakest readings … Cited by 10 – Related articles – All 10 versions

A Survey of Computational Semantics: Representation, Inference and Knowledge in Wide-Coverage Text Understanding [PDF] from rug.nl J Bos – Language and Linguistics Compass, 2011 – Wiley Online Library Skip to Main Content. Wiley Online Library will be disrupted 4 June from 10-12 BST for monthly maintenance. … Related articles – All 3 versions

Semantic Annotations for Automatic Recognition of Textual Entailments [PDF] from uu.nl G van Strien – 2009 – igitur-archive.library.uu.nl Page 1. Semantic Annotations for Automatic Recognition of Textual Entailments by Gommaar van Strien Thesis submitted to the Faculty of Humanities of Utrecht University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts in Linguistics August 2009 … Related articles

[TXT] Coling 2010: Posters} [TXT] from aclweb.org E Agirre, X Arregi, A Otegi, J Bai, F Diaz… – Coling 2010: …, 2010 – aclweb.org … Committee}, pages = {90–98}, url = {http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/C10-2011} } @InProceedings{cabrio-magnini:2010:POSTERS, author = {Cabrio, Elena and Magnini, Bernardo}, title = {Toward Qualitative Evaluation of Textual Entailment Systems}, booktitle = {Coling 2010 … Cached

Textual entailment recognition and its applicability in NLP tasks [PDF] from ua.es Ó Ferrández Escámez – 2010 – rua.ua.es … As a re- sult, an end-to-end textual entailment system was developed following the idea that textual entailment relations can be recognised from different linguistic levels. … Regarding the applicability of our textual entailment system in other NLP tasks. … Related articles

Web 2.0, Language Resources and standards to automatically build a multilingual Named Entity Lexicon [PDF] from dcu.ie A Toral, S Ferrández, M Monachini… – Language Resources and …, 2009 – Springer … On the other hand, it contains the abstracts of all the entries present in a Wikipedia dump obtained in January 2008. The final corpus has 1,292,447 terms. – A Textual Entailment system (Ferrández et al. 2007a, b; Balahur et al. … Cited by 1 – Related articles – All 9 versions

[PDF] Soft Matching Extensions for Passage Scoring using Syntactic-Semantic Graphs in Question Answering [PDF] from uni-saarland.de AS Friedrich – 2011 – coli.uni-saarland.de Page 1. Saarland University IBM Research Master Thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science in Computational Linguistics Soft Matching Extensions for Passage Scoring using Syntactic-Semantic Graphs in Question Answering … Related articles – View as HTML – All 2 versions

[BOOK] MICAI 2010: Advances in Artificial Intelligence: 9th Mexican International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Pachuca, Mexico, November 8-13, 2010, … G Sidorov – 2010 – books.google.com Page 1. Grigori Sidorov Arturo Hernandez Aguirre Carlos Alberto Reyes Garcia (Eds.) Advances in Artificial Intelligence 9th Mexican International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, MICAI2010 Pachuca, Mexico, November 2010, Proceedings, Part I 3artl f •Si 2010 Springer … Related articles – Library Search – All 3 versions

[PDF] A semantic relatedness approach to classifying opinion from Web reviews [PDF] from sepln.org A Balahur… – Procesamiento del lenguaje natural, 2009 – sepln.org … features and feature attributes, alternate methodologies for polarity assignation to product dependent feature attributes and finally, the application of a textual entailment system to verify the quality of the feature extracted and the assigned polarity. References … Cited by 10 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 14 versions

[PDF] An Accurate Arabic Root-Based Lemmatizer for Information Retrieval Purposes [PDF] from ijcsi.org T El-Shishtawy… – 2012 – ijcsi.org Page 1. An Accurate Arabic Root-Based Lemmatizer for Information Retrieval Purposes Tarek El-Shishtawy1 and Fatma El-Ghannam2 1 Benha University Cairo, Faculty of Engineering (Shoubra) , Egypt 2 Electronics Research Institute Cairo, Egypt … Related articles – View as HTML – All 2 versions

Language modeling approaches to question answering [PDF] from drexel.edu P Banerjee – 2009 – dspace.library.drexel.edu Page 1. Language Modeling Approaches to Question Answering A Dissertation Submitted to the Faculty of Drexel University by Protima Banerjee in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy July 2009 Page 2. … Cited by 1 – Related articles – Library Search – All 11 versions

[CITATION] COMPUTERIZED DETECTION OF SEMANTIC EQUIVALENCE AMONG SENTENCES IN NATURAL LANGUAGE CMO Laracuente – 2011 – UNIVERSITY OF PUERTO RICO Related articles

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IMTKU Textual Entailment System for Recognizing Inference in Text at NTCIR-9 RITE ??? – 2011 – tkuir.lib.tku.edu.tw In this paper, we describe the IMTKU (Information Management at TamKang University)  textual entailment system for recognizing inference in text at NTCIR-9 RITE (Recognizing  Inference in Text). We proposed a textual entailment system using a hybrid approach that …

[PDF] ????????????? [PDF] from aclweb.org ???, ???, ???… – 2011 – aclweb.org Page 1. ????????????? Feature Analysis of Chinese Textual Entailment System ???Wan-Chi Huang, ???Shih-Hung Wu* ??????????? Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering Chaoyang University of Technology … Related articles – View as HTML – All 7 versions

[BOOK] Flat but not shallow: towards flatter representations in deep semantic parsing for precise and feasible inferencing [PDF] from leidenuniv.nl HHGB Reckman – 2009 – openaccess.leidenuniv.nl Page 1. Flat but not shallow Towards flatter representations in deep semantic parsing for precise and feasible inferencing Page 2. Published by LOT Phone: +31 30 253 6006 Trans 10 Fax: +31 30 253 6000 3512 JK Utrecht e-mail: lot@let.uu.nl the Netherlands … Related articles – Library Search – All 5 versions

Reordering metrics for statistical machine translation [PDF] from ed.ac.uk A Birch – 2011 – era.lib.ed.ac.uk Page 1. Reordering Metrics for Statistical Machine Translation Alexandra Birch School of Informatics University of Edinburgh Doctor of Philosophy School of Informatics University of Edinburgh 2011 Page 2. Page 3. Abstract Natural … Related articles – All 3 versions

[PDF] Machine Reading: from Wikipedia to the Web [PDF] from washington.edu F Wu – 2010 – redesign.cs.washington.edu Page 1. Machine Reading: from Wikipedia to the Web Fei Wu A dissertation submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy University of Washington 2010 Program Authorized to Offer Degree: Computer Science and Engineering Page 2. … Cited by 1 – Related articles – View as HTML – Library Search – All 8 versions

[PDF] Clefomania 2 [PDF] from inesc-id.pt JMR da Cunha Guimaraes – 2009 – inesc-id.pt Page 1. Clefomania 2 Jo˜ao Miguel Rodrigues da Cunha Guimar˜aes Dissertaç ˜ao para obtenç ˜ao do Grau de Mestre em Engenharia Informática e de Computadores J ´uri Presidente: Professora Doutora Ana Paiva Orientador … Related articles – View as HTML