Imagination-Augmented Natural Language Understanding

  title={Imagination-Augmented Natural Language Understanding},
  author={Yujie Lu and Wanrong Zhu and Xin Wang and Miguel P. Eckstein and William Yang Wang},
Human brains integrate linguistic and perceptual information simultaneously to understand natural language, and hold the critical ability to render imaginations. Such abilities en-able us to construct new abstract concepts or concrete objects, and are essential in in-volving practical knowledge to solve problems in low-resource scenarios. However, most existing methods for Natural Language Understanding (NLU) are mainly focused on textual signals. They do not simulate human visual imagination… 

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