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Disfluency Detection with a Semi-Markov Model and Prosodic Features
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In this work, we present a discriminative model for detecting disfluencies in spoken language transcripts that improves upon model structures used in past work and leverages additional prosodic information. Expand
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Semi-Supervised Event Extraction with Paraphrase Clusters
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We present a method for self-training event extraction systems by bootstrapping additional training data by taking advantage of parallel mentions of the same event instance in newswire text. Expand
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University of Washington TAC-KBP 2016 System Description
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This document describes the University of Washington’s event extraction system used in the Event Argument Extraction and Linking and Event Nugget Detection tasks of the 2016 TAC KBP competition. Expand
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IIRC: A Dataset of Incomplete Information Reading Comprehension Questions
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We present a dataset, IIRC, with more than 13K questions over paragraphs from English Wikipedia that provide only partial information to answer them, with the missing information occurring in one or more linked documents. Expand
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Identifying Domain Adjacent Instances for Semantic Parsers
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We formalize this problem of domain-adjacent instance identification, and introduce a novel sentence embedding approach which outperforms baselines. Expand