The Effectiveness of Masked Language Modeling and Adapters for Factual Knowledge Injection

@article{Wold2022TheEO,
  title={The Effectiveness of Masked Language Modeling and Adapters for Factual Knowledge Injection},
  author={Sondre Wold},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2022},
  volume={abs/2210.00907}
}
  • Sondre Wold
  • Published 3 October 2022
  • Computer Science
  • ArXiv
This paper studies the problem of injecting factual knowledge into large pre-trained language models. We train adapter modules on parts of the ConceptNet knowledge graph using the masked language modeling objective and evaluate the success of the method by a series of probing experiments on the LAMA probe. Mean P@K curves for different configurations indicate that the technique is effective, increasing the performance on sub-sets of the LAMA probe for large values of k by adding as little as 2… 

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