Phrase Generalization: a Corpus Study in Multi-Document Abstracts and Original News Alignments

@inproceedings{Felippo2016PhraseGA,
  title={Phrase Generalization: a Corpus Study in Multi-Document Abstracts and Original News Alignments},
  author={Ariani Di Felippo and Ani Nenkova},
  booktitle={LAW@ACL},
  year={2016}
}
Content can be expressed at different levels of specificity, varying the amount of detail presented to the reader. The need to transform specific content into more general form naturally arises in summarization, where people and machines need to convey the gist of a text within imposed space constraints. Completely removing sentences and phrases is one way to reduce the level of detail. The bulk of work on summarization content selection and compression deal with these tasks. In this paper, we… CONTINUE READING