Methods for Using Textual Entailment in Open-Domain Question Answering

@inproceedings{Harabagiu2006MethodsFU,
  title={Methods for Using Textual Entailment in Open-Domain Question Answering},
  author={Sanda M. Harabagiu and Andrew Hickl},
  booktitle={ACL},
  year={2006}
}
Work on the semantics of questions has argued that the relation between a question and its answer(s) can be cast in terms of logical entailment. In this paper, we demonstrate how computational systems designed to recognize textual entailment can be used to enhance the accuracy of current open-domain automatic question answering (Q/A) systems. In our… CONTINUE READING

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