Paper: Importance Of Pronominal Anaphora Resolution In Question Answering Systems

ACL ID P00-1070
Title Importance Of Pronominal Anaphora Resolution In Question Answering Systems
Venue Annual Meeting of the Association of Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 2000
Authors

The main aim of this paper is to analyse the e#0Bects of applying pronominal anaphora resolution to Question Answering #28QA#29 systems. For this task a complete QA system has been implemented. System eval- uation measures performance im- provements obtained when informa- tion that is referenced anaphorically in documents is not ignored.