A Corpus of Non-Native Written English Annotated for Metaphor

Beata Beigman Klebanov, Chee Wee (Ben) Leong, Michael Flor


Abstract
We present a corpus of 240 argumentative essays written by non-native speakers of English annotated for metaphor. The corpus is made publicly available. We provide benchmark performance of state-of-the-art systems on this new corpus, and explore the relationship between writing proficiency and metaphor use.
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N18-2014
Volume:
Proceedings of the 2018 Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies, Volume 2 (Short Papers)
Month:
June
Year:
2018
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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NAACL
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Association for Computational Linguistics
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86–91
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https://www.aclweb.org/anthology/N18-2014
DOI:
10.18653/v1/N18-2014
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