Advancements in Question Answering Systems Towards Indic Languages

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Gursharan Singh Dhanjal, Sukhwinder Sharma
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October 05, 2015
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Volume 5, Issue 1
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15 - 26
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natural language processing, question answering system, open domain qa, information retrieval, review, nlp
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Gursharan Singh Dhanjal, Sukhwinder Sharma, "Advancements in Question Answering Systems Towards Indic Languages". International Journal of Research in Computer Science, 5 (1): pp. 15-26, October 2015. Other Formats

Abstract

Limited work has been reported for automated Question and Answering (Q&A) systems in vernacular languages like Punjabi. This was validated from this systematic study on Q&A systems. This work discusses the typical architecture and issues/challenges associated in building multiple types of Q&A systems. Future directions as well as a new metric for selection of most probable answers have been discussed based on the limitations of previous Q&A systems.

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