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Don’t ‘Have a Clue’? Unsupervised Co-Learning of Downward-Entailing Operators.

@inproceedings{DanescuNiculescuMizil2010DontA,
  title={Don’t ‘Have a Clue’? Unsupervised Co-Learning of Downward-Entailing Operators.},
  author={Cristian Danescu-Niculescu-Mizil and Lillian Lee},
  booktitle={ACL},
  year={2010}
}
Researchers in textual entailment have begun to consider inferences involving downward-entailing operators, an interesting and important class of lexical items that change the way inferences are made. Recent work proposed a method for learning English downward-entailing operators that requires access to a high-quality collection of negative polarity items (NPIs). However, English is one of the very few languages for which such a list exists. We propose the first approach that can be applied to… Expand
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