Paper: The CoNLL-2010 Shared Task: Learning to Detect Hedges and their Scope in Natural Language Text

ACL ID W10-3001
Title The CoNLL-2010 Shared Task: Learning to Detect Hedges and their Scope in Natural Language Text
Venue International Conference on Computational Natural Language Learning
Session Main Conference
Year 2010
Authors

The CoNLL-2010 Shared Task was dedi- cated to the detection of uncertainty cues and their linguistic scope in natural lan- guage texts. The motivation behind this task was that distinguishing factual and uncertain information in texts is of essen- tial importance in information extraction.