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B2SG: a TOEFL-like Task for Portuguese

@inproceedings{Wilkens2016B2SGAT,
  title={B2SG: a TOEFL-like Task for Portuguese},
  author={Rodrigo Wilkens and Leonardo Zilio and Eduardo Ferreira and Aline Villavicencio},
  booktitle={LREC},
  year={2016}
}
Resources such as WordNet are useful for NLP applications, but their manual construction consumes time and personnel, and frequently results in low coverage. One alternative is the automatic construction of large resources from corpora like distributional thesauri, containing semantically associated words. However, as they may contain noise, there is a strong need for automatic ways of evaluating the quality of the resulting resource. This paper introduces a gold standard that can aid in this… 

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