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The Proposition Bank: An Annotated Corpus of Semantic Roles
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The Proposition Bank project takes a practical approach to semantic representation, adding a layer of predicate-argument information, or semantic role labels, to the syntactic structures of the Penn Treebank. Expand
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Verb Semantics and Lexical Selection
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This paper will focus on the semantic representation of verbs in computer systems and its impact on lexical selection in machine translation. Expand
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OntoNotes: The 90% Solution
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We describe the OntoNotes methodology and its result, a large multilingual richly-annotated corpus constructed at 90% interannotator agreement. Expand
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Verbnet: a broad-coverage, comprehensive verb lexicon
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We created VerbNet, a verb lexicon compatible with Word-Net but with explicitly stated syntactic and semantic information, using Levin verb classes to systematically construct lexical entries. Expand
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Abstract Meaning Representation for Sembanking
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We describe Abstract Meaning Representation (AMR), a semantic representation language in which we are writing down the meanings of thousands of English sentences paired with rooted, labeled syntactic trees. Expand
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From TreeBank to PropBank
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This paper describes our approach to the development of a Proposition Bank, which involves the addition of semantic information to the Penn English Treebank. Expand
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Class-Based Construction of a Verb Lexicon
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We present an approach to building a verb lexicon compatible with WordNet but with explicitly stated syntactic and semantic information, using verb classes to systematically construct lexical entries. Expand
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The Penn Chinese TreeBank: Phrase structure annotation of a large corpus
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We address several Chinese linguistic issues and their implications for our treebanking efforts and how we address these issues when developing our annotation guidelines. Expand
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CoNLL-2011 Shared Task: Modeling Unrestricted Coreference in OntoNotes
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OntoNotes provides a large-scale corpus of general anaphoric coreference not restricted to noun phrases or to a specified set of entity types. Expand
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The English all-words task
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