MCScript2.0: A Machine Comprehension Corpus Focused on Script Events and Participants

@inproceedings{Ostermann2019MCScript20AM,
  title={MCScript2.0: A Machine Comprehension Corpus Focused on Script Events and Participants},
  author={Simon Ostermann and Mathias Roth and Manfred Pinkal},
  booktitle={*SEM@NAACL-HLT},
  year={2019}
}
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 on a new collection process that results in challenging questions. Half of the questions cannot be answered from the reading texts, but require the use of commonsense and, in particular, script knowledge. We give a thorough analysis of our corpus and show that while the task is not challenging to… CONTINUE READING

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