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Towards the Machine Comprehension of Text: An Essay

Christopher J.C. Burges

Abstract

The full machine comprehension of open domain text remains an unsolved yet central problem in Artificial Intelligence. We suggest a precise operational definition of the problem; we consider what the high level desiderata for such a system might be, and how far along we are to achieving them; and we offer seven signposts that seem worth bearing in mind, for those attempting new approaches to this task.

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Publication typeTechReport
NumberMSR-TR-2013-125
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