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SemEval-2018 Task 11: Machine Comprehension Using Commonsense Knowledge
This report summarizes the results of the SemEval 2018 task on machine comprehension using commonsense knowledge. For this machine comprehension task, we created a new corpus, MCScript. It contains aExpand
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MCScript: A Novel Dataset for Assessing Machine Comprehension Using Script Knowledge
We introduce a large dataset of narrative texts and questions about these texts, intended to be used in a machine comprehension task that requires reasoning using commonsense knowledge. Our datasetExpand
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Experiences with distributed computing for meteorological applications: grid computing and cloud computing
Abstract. Experiences with three practical meteorological applications with different characteristics are used to highlight the core computer science aspects and applicability of distributedExpand
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InScript: Narrative texts annotated with script information
This paper presents the InScript corpus (Narrative Texts Instantiating Script structure). InScript is a corpus of 1,000 stories centered around 10 different scenarios. Verbs and noun phrases areExpand
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MCScript2.0: A Machine Comprehension Corpus Focused on Script Events and Participants
We introduce MCScript2.0, a machine comprehension corpus for the end-to-end evaluation of script knowledge. MCScript2.0 contains approx. 20,000 questions on approx. 3,500 texts, crowdsourced based onExpand
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Commonsense Inference in Natural Language Processing (COIN) - Shared Task Report
This paper reports on the results of the shared tasks of the COIN workshop at EMNLP– IJCNLP 2019. The tasks consisted of two machine comprehension evaluations, each of which tested a system’s abilityExpand
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CSGS: Adapting a Short Answer Scoring System for Multiple-choice Reading Comprehension Exercises
This paper describes our system submission to the CLEF Question Answering Track 2014 Entrance Exam shared task competi- tion, where the task is to correctly answer multiple choice reading com-Expand
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Ingredients and Recipe for a Robust Mobile Speech-Enabled Cooking Assistant for German
We describe the concept and implementation of Kochbot, a cooking assistant application for smartphones and tablet devices that robustly processes speech I/O and supports German recipes. Its mainExpand
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Aligning Script Events with Narrative Texts
Script knowledge plays a central role in text understanding and is relevant for a variety of downstream tasks. In this paper, we consider two recent datasets which provide a rich and generalExpand
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Paraphrase Detection for Short Answer Scoring
We describe a system that grades learner answers in reading comprehension tests in the context of foreign language learning. This task, also known as short answer scoring, essentially requiresExpand
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