“What makes a question inquisitive?” A Study on Type-Controlled Inquisitive Question Generation

  title={“What makes a question inquisitive?” A Study on Type-Controlled Inquisitive Question Generation},
  author={Lingyu Gao and Debanjan Ghosh and Kevin Gimpel},
We propose a type-controlled framework for inquisitive question generation. We annotate an inquisitive question dataset with question types, train question type classifiers, and finetune models for type-controlled question generation. Empirical results demonstrate that we can generate a variety of questions that adhere to specific types while drawing from the source texts. We also investigate strategies for selecting a single question from a generated set, considering both an informative vs… 


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