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By i hulpus · 2019 · cited by 3 — in section iv, we discuss different types of argument explicitation and what kinds of explanations we can expect from them, in view of a content- based ...
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Towards Explaining Natural LanguageArguments with Background KnowledgeIoana Hulpu ̧s1, Jonathan Kobbe1, Maria Becker2, Juri Opitz2, Graeme Hirst3,Christian Meilicke1, Vivi Nastase2, Heiner Stuckenschmidt1, and Anette Frank21 Data and Web Science Group, University of Mannheim, Germany{firstname}@informatik.uni-mannheim.de2 Institute for Computational Linguistics, Heidelberg University, Germany{mbecker, opitz, nastase, frank}@cl.uni-heidelberg.de3 University of Toronto, Toronto, [email protected] In this paper, we propose the task of argument explicitation,a task that makes the structure of a natural language argument explicit,as well as the background knowledge the argument is built on, in the formof implicit premises or contextual knowledge. The purpose of argumentexplicitation is to support the understanding of an argument by providingusers with an end-to-end analysis that offers a critical assessment ofarguments including identification of argument weaknesses. Besides,...