Monolingual Social Media Datasets for Detecting Contradiction and Entailment

@inproceedings{Lendvai2016MonolingualSM,
  title={Monolingual Social Media Datasets for Detecting Contradiction and Entailment},
  author={Piroska Lendvai and Isabelle Augenstein and Kalina Bontcheva and Thierry Declerck},
  booktitle={LREC},
  year={2016}
}
Entailment recognition approaches are useful for application domains such as information extraction, question answering or summarisation, for which evidence from multiple sentences needs to be combined. We report on a new 3-way judgement Recognizing Textual Entailment (RTE) resource that originates in the Social Media domain, and explain our semi-automatic creation method for the special purpose of information verification, which draws on manually established rumourous claims reported during… CONTINUE READING