Category Textual Entailment

The Excitement Open Platform for Textual Inferences

The Excitement Open Platform for Textual Inferences. Bernardo Magnini, Roberto Zanoli, Ido Dagan, Kathrin Eichler, Günter Neumann, Tae-Gil Noh, Sebastian Padó, Asher Stern, and Omer Levy. Demo paper in ACL 2014. [pdf] This paper presents the Excitement Open Platform (EOP), a generic architecture and a comprehensive implementation for textual inference in multiple languages. Code The […]

Recognizing Partial Textual Entailment

Recognizing Partial Textual Entailment. Omer Levy, Torsten Zesch, Ido Dagan, and Iryna Gurevych. Short paper in ACL 2013. [pdf] [slides] Textual entailment is an asymmetric relation between two text fragments that describes whether one fragment can be inferred from the other. It thus cannot capture the notion that the target fragment is “almost entailed” by the […]

UKP-BIU: Similarity and Entailment Metrics for Student Response Analysis

UKP-BIU: Similarity and Entailment Metrics for Student Response Analysis. Torsten Zesch, Omer Levy, Iryna Gurevych, and Ido Dagan. SemEval 2013. [pdf] [slides] Given a question, a reference answer, and a student’s answer, the task is to determine whether the student answered correctly. While this is not a new task in itself, the challenge focuses on employing textual entailment technologies […]