Main Conference Accepted Papers

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Long Papers

Unsupervised Sentence-embeddings by Manifold Approximation and Projection
Subhradeep Kayal

Contrastive Multi-document Question Generation
Woon Sang Cho, Yizhe Zhang, Sudha Rao, Asli Celikyilmaz, Chenyan Xiong, Jianfeng Gao, Mengdi Wang and Bill Dolan

Disambiguatory signals are stronger in word initial positions
Tiago Pimentel, Ryan Cotterell and Brian Roark

If you’ve got it, flaunt it: Making the most of fine-grained sentiment annotations
Jeremy Barnes, Lilja Øvrelid and Erik Velldal

Keep Learning: Self-supervised Meta-learning for Learning from Inference

ResPer: Computationally Modelling Resisting Strategies in Persuasive Conversations
Ritam Dutt, Sayan Sinha, Rishabh Joshi, Surya Shekhar Chakraborty, Meredith Riggs, Xinru Yan, Haogang Bao and Carolyn Rose

BERxiT: Early Exiting for BERT with Better Fine-Tuning and Extension to Regression
Ji Xin, Raphael Tang, Yaoliang Yu and Jimmy Lin

Telling BERT’s Full Story: from Local Attention to Global Aggregation
Damian Pascual, Gino Brunner and Roger Wattenhofer

Effects of Pre- and Post-Processing on type-based Embeddings in Lexical Semantic Change Detection
Jens Kaiser, Sinan Kurtyigit, Serge Kotchourko and Dominik Schlechtweg

The Gutenberg Dialogue Dataset
Richard Csaky and Gábor Recski

On the Calibration and Uncertainty of Neural Learning to Rank Models for Conversational Search
Gustavo Penha and Claudia Hauff

Maximal Multiverse Learning for Promoting Cross-Task Generalization of Fine-Tuned Language Models
Itzik Malkiel and Lior Wolf

Unification-based Reconstruction of Multi-hop Explanations for Science Questions
Marco Valentino, Mokanarangan Thayaparan and André Freitas

Dictionary-based Debiasing of Pre-trained Word Embeddings
Masahiro Kaneko and Danushka Bollegala

Belief-based Generation of Argumentative Claims
Milad Alshomary, Wei-Fan Chen, Timon Gurcke and Henning Wachsmuth

Non-Autoregressive Text Generation with Pre-trained Language Models
Yixuan Su, Deng Cai, Yan Wang, David Vandyke, Simon Baker, Piji Li and Nigel Collier

Multi-split Reversible Transformers Can Enhance Neural Machine Translation
Yuekai Zhao, Shuchang Zhou and Zhihua Zhang

Exploiting Cloze-Questions for Few-Shot Text Classification and Natural Language Inference
Timo Schick and Hinrich Schütze

CD^2CR: Co-reference resolution across documents and domains
James Ravenscroft, Amanda Clare, Arie Cattan, Ido Dagan and Maria Liakata

AREDSUM: Adaptive Redundancy-Aware Iterative Sentence Ranking for Extractive Document Summarization
Keping Bi, Rahul Jha, Bruce Croft and Asli Celikyilmaz

Recipes for building an open-domain chatbot
Stephen Roller, Emily Dinan, Naman Goyal, Da JU, Mary Williamson, Yinhan Liu, Jing Xu, Myle Ott, Eric Michael Smith, Y-Lan Boureau and Jason Weston

Evaluating the Evaluation of Diversity in Natural Language Generation
Guy Tevet and Jonathan Berant

Retrieval, Re-ranking and Multi-task Learning for Knowledge-Base Question Answering
Zhiguo Wang, Patrick Ng, Ramesh Nallapati and Bing Xiang

Implicitly Abusive Comparisons – A New Dataset and Linguistic Analysis
Michael Wiegand, Maja Geulig and Josef Ruppenhofer

Exploiting Emojis for Abusive Language Detection
Michael Wiegand and Josef Ruppenhofer

Bootstrapping Multilingual AMR with Contextual Word Alignments
Janaki Sheth, Young-Suk Lee, Ramón Fernandez Astudillo, Tahira Naseem, Radu Florian, Salim Roukos and Todd Ward

Semantic Oppositeness Assisted Deep Contextual Modeling for Automatic Rumor Detection in Social Networks
Nisansa de Silva and Dejing Dou

ParaSCI: A Large Scientific Paraphrase Dataset for Longer Paraphrase Generation
Qingxiu Dong, Xiaojun Wan and Yue Cao

Discourse Understanding and Factual Consistency in Abstractive Summarization
Saadia Gabriel, Antoine Bosselut, Jeff Da, Ari Holtzman, Jan Buys, Kyle Lo, Asli Celikyilmaz and Yejin Choi

FEWS: Large-Scale, Low-Shot Word Sense Disambiguation with the Dictionary
Terra Blevins, Mandar Joshi and Luke Zettlemoyer

MONAH: Multi-Modal Narratives for Humans to analyze conversations
Joshua Y. Kim, Kalina Yacef, Greyson Kim, Chunfeng Liu, Rafael Calvo and Silas Taylor

AdapterFusion: Non-Destructive Task Composition for Transfer Learning
Jonas Pfeiffer, Aishwarya Kamath, Andreas Rücklé, Kyunghyun Cho and Iryna Gurevych

CHOLAN: A Modular Approach for Neural Entity Linking on Wikipedia and Wikidata
Manoj Prabhakar Kannan Ravi, Kuldeep Singh, Isaiah Onando Mulang’, Saeedeh Shekarpour, Johannes Hoffart and Jens Lehmann

Grounding as a Collaborative Process
Luciana Benotti and Patrick Blackburn

Joint Coreference Resolution and Character Linking for Multiparty Conversation
Jiaxin Bai, Hongming Zhang, Yangqiu Song and Kun Xu

Improving Factual Consistency Between a Response and Persona Facts
Mohsen Mesgar, Edwin Simpson and Iryna Gurevych

PolyLM: Learning about Polysemy through Language Modeling
Alan Ansell, Felipe Bravo-Marquez and Bernhard Pfahringer

Scalable Evaluation and Improvement of Document Set Expansion via Neural Positive-Unlabeled Learning
Alon Jacovi, Gang Niu, Yoav Goldberg and Masashi Sugiyama

The Role of Syntactic Planning in Compositional Image Captioning
Emanuele Bugliarello and Desmond Elliott

Is ``hot pizza” Positive or Negative? Mining Target-aware Sentiment Lexicons
Jie Zhou, Yuanbin Wu, Changzhi Sun and Liang He

Document-level Event Entities Extraction with Generative Role-filler Transformers
Xinya Du, Alexander Rush and Claire Cardie

Cross-lingual Entity Alignment with Incidental Supervision
Muhao Chen, Weijia Shi, Ben Zhou and Dan Roth

Query Generation for Multimodal Documents
kyungho kim, Kyungjae Lee, Seung-won Hwang, Young-In Song and seungwook lee

End-to-End Argument Mining as Biaffine Dependency Parsing
Yuxiao Ye and Simone Teufel

FakeFlow: Fake News Detection by Modeling the Flow of Affective Information
Bilal Ghanem, Simone Paolo Ponzetto, Paolo Rosso and Francisco Rangel

A Crowdsourced Open-Source Kazakh Speech Corpus and Initial Speech Recognition Baseline
Yerbolat Khassanov, Saida Mussakhojayeva, Almas Mirzakhmetov, Alen Adiyev, Mukhamet Nurpeiissov and Huseyin Atakan Varol

Top-down Discourse Parsing via Sequence Labelling
Fajri Koto, Jey Han Lau and Timothy Baldwin

TrNews: Heterogeneous User-Interest Transfer Learning for News Recommendation
Guangneng Hu and Qiang Yang

Dialogue Act-based Breakdown Detection in Negotiation Dialogues
Atsuki Yamaguchi, Kosui Iwasa and Katsuhide Fujita

Neural Data-to-Text Generation with LM-based Text Augmentation
Ernie Chang, Xiaoyu Shen, Dawei Zhu, Vera Demberg and Hui Su

Self-Training Pre-Trained Language Models for Zero- and Few-Shot Multi-Dialectal Arabic Sequence Labeling
Muhammad Khalifa, Muhammad Abdul-Mageed and Khaled Shaalan

Multiple Tasks Integration: Tagging, Syntactic and Semantic Parsing as a Single Task
Timothée Bernard

Coordinate Constructions in Enhanced Universal Dependencies: Analysis and Computational Modeling
Stefan Grünewald, Prisca Piccirilli and Annemarie Friedrich

Jointly Improving Language Understanding and Generation with Quality-Weighted Weak Supervision of Automatic Labeling
Ernie Chang, Vera Demberg and Alex Marin

Continuous Learning in Neural Machine Translation using Bilingual Dictionaries
Jan Niehues

Conversational Question Answering over Knowledge Graphs with Transformer and Graph Attention Networks
Endri Kacupaj, Joan Plepi, Kuldeep Singh, Harsh Thakkar, Jens Lehmann and Maria Maleshkova

DRAG: Director-Generator Language Modelling Framework for Non-Parallel Author Stylized Rewriting
Hrituraj Singh, Gaurav Verma, Aparna Garimella and Balaji Vasan Srinivasan

Self-Supervised Knowledge Integration for Clinical Outcome Prediction from Admission Notes
Betty van Aken, Jens-Michalis Papaioannou, Manuel Mayrdorfer, Klemens Budde, Felix Gers and Alexander Loeser

Multi-facet Universal Schema
Rohan Paul, Haw-Shiuan Chang and Andrew McCallum

Exploring Transitivity in Neural NLI Models through Veridicality
Hitomi Yanaka, Koji Mineshima and Kentaro Inui

A Neural Few-Shot Text Classification Reality Check
Thomas Dopierre, Christophe Gravier and Wilfried Logerais

Hierarchical Multi-head Attentive Network for Evidence-aware Fake News Detection
Nguyen Vo and Kyumin Lee

Identifying Named Entities as they are Typed
Ravneet Arora, Chen-Tse Tsai and Daniel Preotiuc-Pietro

SANDI: Story-and-Images Alignment
Sreyasi Nag Chowdhury, Simon Razniewski and Gerhard Weikum

El Volumen Louder Por Favor: Code-switching in Task-oriented Semantic Parsing
Arash Einolghozati, Abhinav Arora, Lorena Sainz-Maza Lecanda, Anuj Kumar and Sonal Gupta

Generating Syntactically Controlled Paraphrases without Using Annotated Parallel Pairs
Kuan-Hao Huang and Kai-Wei Chang

Data Augmentation for Hypernymy Detection
Thomas Kober, Julie Weeds, Lorenzo Scott Bertolini and David Weir

Few-shot learning through contextual data augmentation
Farid Arthaud, Rachel Bawden and Alexandra Birch

Zero-shot Generalization in Dialog State Tracking through Generative Question Answering
Shuyang Li, Jin Cao, Mukund Sridhar, Henghui Zhu, Shang-Wen Li, Wael Hamza and Julian McAuley

Zero-shot Neural Passage Retrieval via Domain-targeted Synthetic Question Generation
Ji Ma, Ivan Korotkov, Yinfei Yang, Keith Hall and Ryan McDonald

Discourse-Aware Unsupervised Summarization for Long Scientific Documents
Yue Dong, Andrei Mircea Romascanu and Jackie Chi Kit Cheung

MIDAS: A Dialog Act Annotation Scheme for Open Domain HumanMachine Spoken Conversations
Dian Yu and Zhou Yu

Analyzing the Forgetting Problem in Pretrain-Finetuning of Open-domain Dialogue Response Models
Tianxing He, Jun Liu, Kyunghyun Cho, Myle Ott, Bing Liu, James Glass and Fuchun Peng

Leveraging End-to-End ASR for Endangered Language Documentation: An Empirical Study on Yolóxochitl Mixtec
Jiatong Shi, Jonathan D. Amith, Rey Castillo García, Esteban Guadalupe Sierra, Kevin Duh and Shinji Watanabe

Mode Effects’ Challenge to Authorship Attribution
Haining Wang, Allen Riddell and Patrick Juola

Generative Text Modeling through Short Run Inference
Bo Pang, Erik Nijkamp, Tian Han and Ying Nian Wu

Randomized Deep Structured Prediction for Discourse-Level Processing
Manuel Widmoser, Maria Pacheco, Jean Honorio and Dan Goldwasser

Automatic Data Acquisition for Event Coreference Resolution
Prafulla Kumar Choubey and Ruihong Huang

Joint Learning of Representations for Web-tables, Entities and Types using Graph Convolutional Network
Aniket Pramanick and Indrajit Bhattacharya

Multimodal Text Style Transfer for Outdoor Vision-and-Language Navigation
Wanrong Zhu, Xin Wang, Tsu-Jui Fu, An Yan, Pradyumna Narayana, Kazoo Sone, Sugato Basu and William Yang Wang

ECOL-R: Encouraging Copying in Novel Object Captioning with Reinforcement Learning
Yufei Wang, Ian Wood, Stephen Wan and Mark Johnson

Enriching Non-Autoregressive Transformer with Syntactic and Semantic Structures for Neural Machine Translation
Ye Liu, Yao Wan, Jianguo Zhang, Wenting Zhao and Philip Yu

NLQuAD: A Non-Factoid Long Question Answering Data Set
Amir Soleimani, Christof Monz and marcel worring

Debiasing Pre-trained Contextualised Embeddings
Masahiro Kaneko and Danushka Bollegala

Language Models for Lexical Inference in Context
Martin Schmitt and Hinrich Schütze

Few-Shot Semantic Parsing for New Predicates
Zhuang Li, Lizhen Qu, shuo huang and Gholamreza Haffari

Alternating Recurrent Dialog Model with Large-scale Pre-trained Language Models
Qingyang Wu, Yichi Zhang, Yu Li and Zhou Yu

On the Evaluation of Vision-and-Language Navigation Instructions
Ming Zhao, Peter Anderson, Vihan Jain, Su Wang, Alexander Ku, Jason Baldridge and Eugene Ie

An expert annotated dataset for the detection of online misogyny
Ella Guest, Bertie Vidgen, Alexandros Mittos, Nishanth Sastry, Gareth Tyson and Helen Margetts

WikiMatrix: Mining 135M Parallel Sentences in 1620 Language Pairs from Wikipedia
Holger Schwenk, Vishrav Chaudhary, Shuo Sun, Hongyu Gong and Francisco Guzmán

ChEMU-Ref: A Corpus for Modeling Anaphora Resolution in the Chemical Domain
Biaoyan Fang, Christian Druckenbrodt, Saber A Akhondi, Jiayuan He, Timothy Baldwin and Karin Verspoor

Syntactic Nuclei in Dependency Parsing – A Multilingual Exploration
Ali Basirat and Joakim Nivre

Evaluating language models for the retrieval and categorization of lexical collocations
Luis Espinosa Anke, Joan Codina-Filba and Leo Wanner

Civil Rephrases Of Toxic Texts With Self-Supervised Transformers
Léo Laugier, John Pavlopoulos, Jeffrey Sorensen and Lucas Dixon

Generating Weather Comments from Meteorological Simulations
Soichiro Murakami, Sora Tanaka, Masatsugu Hangyo, Hidetaka Kamigaito, Kotaro Funakoshi, Hiroya Takamura and Manabu Okumura

A phonetic model of non-native spoken word processing
Yevgen Matusevych, Herman Kamper, Thomas Schatz, Naomi Feldman and Sharon Goldwater

Bootstrapping Relation Extractors using Syntactic Search by Examples
Matan Eyal, Asaf Amrami, Hillel Taub-Tabib and Yoav Goldberg

Towards a Decomposable Metric for Explainable Evaluation of Text Generation from AMR
Juri Opitz and Anette Frank

The Source-Target Domain Mismatch Problem in Machine Translation
Jiajun Shen, Peng-Jen Chen, Matthew Le, Junxian He, Jiatao Gu, Myle Ott, Michael Auli and Marc’Aurelio Ranzato

Understanding Pre-Editing for Black-Box Neural Machine Translation
Rei Miyata and Atsushi Fujita

RelWalk - A Latent Variable Model Approach to Knowledge Graph Embedding
Danushka Bollegala, Huda Hakami, Yuichi Yoshida and Ken-ichi Kawarabayashi

SpanEmo: Casting Multi-label Emotion Classification as Span-prediction
Hassan Alhuzali and Sophia Ananiadou

Prerequisites for Explainable Machine Reading Comprehension: A Position Paper
Saku Sugawara, Pontus Stenetorp and Akiko Aizawa

Multilingual Neural Machine Translation with Deep Encoder and Multiple Shallow Decoders
Xiang Kong, Adithya Renduchintala, James Cross, Yuqing Tang, Jiatao Gu and Xian Li

With Measured Words: Simple Sentence Selection for Black-Box Optimization of Sentence Compression Algorithms
Yotam Shichel, Meir Kalech and Oren Tsur

WiC-TSV: An Evaluation Benchmark for Target Sense Verification of Words in Context
Anna Breit, Artem Revenko, Kiamehr Rezaee, Mohammad Taher Pilehvar and Jose Camacho-Collados

Self-Supervised and Controlled Multi-Document Opinion Summarization
Hady Elsahar, Maximin Coavoux, Jos Rozen and Matthias Gallé

NewsMTSC: A Dataset for (Multi-)Target-dependent Sentiment Classification in Political News Articles
Felix Hamborg and Karsten Donnay

Dependency parsing with structure preserving embeddings
Ákos Kádár, Lan Xiao, Mete Kemertas, Federico Fancellu, Allan Jepson and Afsaneh Fazly

Active Learning for Sequence Tagging with Deep Pre-trained Models and Bayesian Uncertainty Estimates
Artem Shelmanov, Dmitri Puzyrev, Lyubov Kupriyanova, Denis Belyakov, Daniil Larionov, Nikita Khromov, Olga Kozlova, Ekaterina Artemova, Dmitry V. Dylov and Alexander Panchenko

Learning From Revisions: Quality Assessment of Claims in Argumentation at Scale
Gabriella Skitalinskaya, Jonas Klaff and Henning Wachsmuth

Few Shot Dialogue State Tracking using Meta-learning
Saket Dingliwal, Shuyang Gao, Sanchit Agarwal, Chien-Wei Lin, Tagyoung Chung and Dilek Hakkani-Tur

Language Models as Knowledge Bases: On Entity Representations, Storage Capacity, and Paraphrased Queries
Benjamin Heinzerling and Kentaro Inui

Globalizing BERT-based Transformer Architectures for Long Document Summarization
quentin grail, Julien PEREZ and Eric Gaussier

Through the Looking Glass: Learning to Attribute Synthetic Text
Shaoor Munir, Brishna Batool, Zubair Shafiq, Padmini Srinivasan and Fareed Zaffar

Alignment verification to improve NMT translation towards highly inflectional languages with limited resources
George Tambouratzis

How to Evaluate a Summarizer: Study Design and Statistical Analysis for Manual Linguistic Quality Evaluation
Julius Steen and Katja Markert

Open-Mindedness and Style Coordination in Argumentative Discussions
Aviv Ben-Haim and Oren Tsur

Error Analysis and the Role of Morphology
Marcel Bollmann and Anders Søgaard

Exploring Supervised and Unsupervised Rewards in Machine Translation
Julia Ive, Zixu Wang, Marina Fomicheva and Lucia Specia

Us vs. Them: A Dataset of Populist Attitudes, News Bias and Emotions
Pere-Lluís Huguet Cabot, David Abadi, Agneta Fischer and Ekaterina Shutova

Multilingual Entity and Relation Extraction Dataset and Model
Alessandro Seganti, Klaudia Firląg, Helena Skowronska, Michał Satława and Piotr Andruszkiewicz

A New View of Multi-modal Language Analysis: Audio and Video Features as Text “Styles”
Zhongkai Sun, Prathusha K Sarma, Yingyu Liang and William Sethares

Multi- And Cross-Lingual Document Classification: A Meta-Learning Approach
Niels van der Heijden, Helen Yannakoudakis, Pushkar Mishra and Ekaterina Shutova

Attention-based Relational Graph Convolutional Network for Target-Oriented Opinion Words Extraction
Junfeng Jiang, An Wang and Akiko Aizawa

“Laughing at you or with you”: The Role of Sarcasm in Shaping the Disagreement Space
Debanjan Ghosh, Ritvik Shrivastava and Smaranda Muresan

I Beg to Differ: A study of constructive disagreement in online conversations
Christine De Kock and Andreas Vlachos

Acquiring a Formality-Informed Lexical Resource for Style Analysis
Elisabeth Eder, Ulrike Krieg-Holz and Udo Hahn

Language Modelling as a Multi-Task Problem
Lucas Weber, Jaap Jumelet, Elia Bruni and Dieuwke Hupkes

ChainCQG: Flow-Aware Conversational Question Generation
Jing Gu, Mostafa Mirshekari, Zhou Yu and Aaron Sisto

The Interplay of Task Success and Dialogue Quality: An in-depth Evaluation in Task-Oriented Visual Dialogues
Alberto Testoni and Raffaella Bernardi

“Are you kidding me?”: Detecting Unpalatable Questions on Reddit
Sunyam Bagga, Andrew Piper and Derek Ruths

Neural-Driven Search-Based Paraphrase Generation
Betty Fabre, Tanguy Urvoy, Jonathan Chevelu and Damien Lolive

Word Alignment by Fine-tuning Embeddings on Parallel Corpora
Zi-Yi Dou and Graham Neubig

A Unified Feature Representation for Lexical Connotations
Emily Allaway and Kathleen McKeown

Stock Selection via Time-Aware Modeling of Financial News and Tweets: A Learning to Rank Approach
Ramit Sawhney, Arnav Wadhwa, Shivam Agarwal and Rajiv Ratn Shah

Building Representative Corpora from Illiterate Communities: A Reviewof Challenges and Mitigation Strategies for Developing Countries
Stephanie Hirmer, Alycia Leonard, Costanza Conforti and Josephine Tumwesige

Process-Level Representation of Scientific Protocols with Interactive Annotation
Ronen Tamari, Fan Bai, Alan Ritter and Gabriel Stanovsky

Machine Translationese: Effects of Algorithmic Bias on Linguistic Complexity in Machine Translation
Eva Vanmassenhove, Dimitar Shterionov and Matthew Gwilliam

Stereotype and Skew: Quantifying Gender Bias in Pre-trained and Fine-tuned Language Models
Daniel de Vassimon Manela, David Errington, Thomas Fisher, Boris van Breugel and Pasquale Minervini

Identify, Align, and Integrate: Matching Knowledge Graphs to Commonsense Reasoning Tasks
Lisa Bauer and Mohit Bansal

Calculating the optimal step of arc-eager parsing for non-projective trees
Mark-Jan Nederhof

Subword Pooling Makes a Difference
Judit Ács, Ákos Kádár and Andras Kornai

Content-based Models of Quotation
Ansel MacLaughlin and David Smith

VoiSeR: A New Benchmark for Voice-Based Search Refinement
Simone Filice, Giuseppe Castellucci, Marcus Collins, Eugene Agichtein and Oleg Rokhlenko

Event-Driven News Stream Clustering using Entity-Aware Contextual Embeddings
Kailash Karthik Saravanakumar, Miguel Ballesteros, Muthu Kumar Chandrasekaran and Kathleen McKeown

Adversarial Learning of Poisson Factorisation Model for Gauging Brand Sentiment in User Reviews
Runcong Zhao, Lin Gui, Gabriele Pergola and Yulan He

Lexical Normalization for Code-switched Data and its Effect on POS Tagging
Rob van der Goot and Özlem Çetinoğlu

Structural Encoding and Pre-training Matter: Adapting BERT for Table-Based Fact Verification
Rui Dong and David Smith

A Study of Automatic Metrics for the Evaluation of Natural Language Explanations
Miruna-Adriana Clinciu, Arash Eshghi and Helen Hastie

Transformer Transferability for Adversarial Attacks on Author Attributes
Chris Emmery, Ákos Kádár and Grzegorz Chrupała

Cross-Cultural Similarity Features for Cross-Lingual Transfer Learning of Pragmatically Motivated Tasks
Jimin Sun, Hwijeen Ahn, Chan Young Park, Yulia Tsvetkov and David R. Mortensen

PHASE: Learning Emotional Phase-aware Representations for Suicide Ideation Detection on Social Media
Ramit Sawhney, Harshit Joshi, Lucie Flek and Rajiv Ratn Shah

Conceptual Grounding Constraints for Truly Robust Biomedical Name Representations
Pieter Fivez, Simon Suster and Walter Daelemans

Adaptive Mixed Component LDA for Low Resource Topic Modeling
Suzanna Sia and Kevin Duh

Evaluating Neural Model Robustness for Machine Comprehension
Winston Wu, Dustin Arendt and Svitlana Volkova

Hidden Biases in Unreliable News Detection Datasets
Xiang Zhou, Heba Elfardy, Christos Christodoulopoulos, Thomas Butler and Mohit Bansal

Annealing Knowledge Distillation
Aref Jafari, Mehdi Rezagholizadeh, Pranav Sharma and Ali Ghodsi

Deep Subjecthood: Higher-Order Grammatical Features in Multilingual BERT
Isabel Papadimitriou, Ethan A. Chi, Richard Futrell and Kyle Mahowald

DOCENT: Learning Self-Supervised Entity Representations from Large Document Collections
Yury Zemlyanskiy, Sudeep Gandhe, Ruining He, Bhargav Kanagal, Anirudh Ravula, Juraj Gottweis, Fei Sha and Ilya Eckstein

Scientific Discourse Tagging for Evidence Extraction
Xiangci Li, Gully Burns and Nanyun Peng

Incremental Beam Manipulation for Natural Language Generation
James Hargreaves, Andreas Vlachos and Guy Emerson

StructSum: Summarization via Structured Representations
Vidhisha Balachandran, Artidoro Pagnoni, Jay Yoon Lee, Dheeraj Rajagopal, Jaime Carbonell and Yulia Tsvetkov

Mind Reading and Manipulation: Topically-Controllable Language Generation
Haw-Shiuan Chang, Jiaming Yuan, Mohit Iyyer and Andrew McCallum

From Toxicity in Online Comments to Incivility in American News: Proceed with Caution
Anushree Hede, Oshin Agarwal, Linda Lu, Diana C. Mutz and Ani Nenkova

A Few Topical Tweets are Enough for Effective User Stance Detection
Younes Samih and Kareem Darwish

Do Syntax Trees Help Pre-trained Transformers Extract Information?
Devendra Sachan, Yuhao Zhang, Peng Qi and William L. Hamilton

Informative and Controllable Opinion Summarization
Reinald Kim Amplayo and Mirella Lapata

Coloring the Black Box: What Synesthesia Tells Us about Character Embeddings
Katharina Kann and Mauro M. Monsalve-Mercado

How Good (really) are Grammatical Error Correction Systems?
Alla Rozovskaya and Dan Roth

BERTective: Language Models and Contextual Information for Deception Detection
Tommaso Fornaciari, Federico Bianchi, Massimo Poesio and Dirk Hovy

Learning Coupled Policies for Simultaneous Machine Translation using Imitation Learning
Philip Arthur, Trevor Cohn and Gholamreza Haffari

On Hallucination and Predictive Uncertainty in Conditional Language Generation
Yijun Xiao and William Yang Wang

Better Neural Machine Translation by Extracting Linguistic Information from BERT
Hassan S. Shavarani and Anoop Sarkar

Measuring and Improving Faithfulness of Attention in Neural Machine Translation
Pooya Moradi, Nishant Kambhatla and Anoop Sarkar

Progressively Pretrained Dense Corpus Index for Open-Domain Question Answering
Wenhan Xiong, Hong Wang and William Yang Wang

Joint Learning of Hyperbolic Label Embeddings for Hierarchical Multi-label Classification
Soumya Chatterjee, Ayush Maheshwari, Ganesh Ramakrishnan and Saketha Nath Jagaralpudi

Segmenting Subtitles for Correcting ASR Segmentation Errors
David Wan, Chris Kedzie, Faisal Ladhak, Elsbeth Turcan, Petra Galuscakova, Elena Zotkina, Zhengping Jiang, Peter Bell and Kathleen McKeown

Crisscrossed Captions: Extended Intramodal and Intermodal Semantic Similarity Judgments for MS-COCO
Zarana Parekh, Jason Baldridge, Daniel Cer, Austin Waters and Yinfei Yang

ENPAR:Enhancing Entity and Entity Pair Representations for Joint Entity Relation Extraction
Yijun Wang, Changzhi Sun, Yuanbin Wu, Hao Zhou, Lei Li and Junchi Yan

Representations for Question Answering from Documents with Tables and Text
Vicky Zayats, Kristina Toutanova and Mari Ostendorf

PPT: Parsimonious Parser Transfer for Unsupervised Cross-Lingual Adaptation
Kemal Kurniawan, Lea Frermann, Philip Schulz and Trevor Cohn

Modelling Context Emotions using Multi-task Learning for Emotion Controlled Dialog Generation
Deeksha Varshney, Asif Ekbal and Pushpak Bhattacharyya

Gender and Racial Fairness in Depression Research using Social Media
Carlos Aguirre, Keith Harrigian and Mark Dredze

MTOP: A Comprehensive Multilingual Task-Oriented Semantic ParsingBenchmark
Haoran Li, Abhinav Arora, Shuohui Chen, Anchit Gupta, Sonal Gupta and Yashar Mehdad

Adapting Event Extractors to Medical Data: Bridging the Covariate Shift
Aakanksha Naik, Jill Fain Lehman and Carolyn Rose

NoiseQA: Challenge Sets for User-Centric Question Answering
Abhilasha Ravichander, Siddharth Dalmia, Maria Ryskina, Florian Metze, Eduard Hovy and Alan W Black

Co-evolution of language and agents in referential games
Gautier Dagan, Dieuwke Hupkes and Elia Bruni

Syntax-BERT: Improving Pre-trained Transformers with Syntax Trees
Jiangang Bai, Yujing Wang, Yiren Chen, Yaming Yang, Jing Bai, Jing Yu and Yunhai Tong

DISK-CSV: Distilling Interpretable Semantic Knowledge with a Class Semantic Vector
Housam Khalifa Bashier, Mi-Young Kim and Randy Goebel

Attention Can Reflect Syntactic Structure (If You Let It)
Artur Kulmizev, Vinit Ravishankar, Mostafa Abdou, Anders Søgaard and Joakim Nivre

CDA: a Cost Efficient Content-based Multilingual Web Document Aligner
Thuy Vu and Alessandro Moschitti

Metric-Type Identification for Multi-Level Header Numerical Tables in Scientific Papers
Lya Hulliyyatus Suadaa, Hiroya Takamura, Hidetaka Kamigaito and Manabu Okumura

Is Supervised Syntactic Parsing Beneficial for Language Understanding Tasks? An Empirical Investigation
Goran Glavaš and Ivan Vulić

Enhancing Sequence-to-Sequence Neural Lemmatization with External Resources
Kirill Milintsevich and Kairit Sirts

Summarising Historical Text in Modern Languages
Xutan Peng, Yi Zheng, Chenghua Lin and Advaith Siddharthan

The Ineffectiveness of Algorithmic Debiasing for Toxic Language Detection
Xuhui Zhou, Maarten Sap, Swabha Swayamdipta, Yejin Choi and Noah A. Smith

Adaptive Fusion Techniques for Multimodal Data
Gaurav Sahu and Olga Vechtomova

Detecting Scenes in Fiction: A new Segmentation Task
Albin Zehe, Leonard Konle, Lea Katharina Dümpelmann, Evelyn Gius, Andreas Hotho, Fotis Jannidis, Lucas Kaufmann, Markus Krug, Frank Puppe, Nils Reiter, Annekea Schreiber and Nathalie Wiedmer

LESA: Linguistic Encapsulation and Semantic Amalgamation Based Generalised Claim Detection from Online Content
Shreya Gupta, Parantak Singh, Megha Sundriyal, Md. Shad Akhtar and Tanmoy Chakraborty

Interpretability for morphological inflection: from character-level predictions to subword-level rules
Tatyana Ruzsics, Olga Sozinova, Ximena Gutierrez-Vasques and Tanja Samardzic

Expanding, Retrieving and Infilling: Diversifying Cross-Domain Question Generation with Flexible Templates
Xiaojing Yu and Anxiao Jiang

Handling Out-Of-Vocabulary Problem in Hangeul Word Embeddings
Ohjoon Kwon, Dohyun Kim, Soo-Ryeon Lee, Junyoung Choi and SangKeun Lee

Exploiting Multimodal Reinforcement Learning for Simultaneous Machine Translation
Julia Ive, Andy Mingren Li, Yishu Miao, Ozan Caglayan, Pranava Madhyastha and Lucia Specia

STAR: Cross-modal [STA]tement [R]epresentation for selecting relevant mathematical premises
Deborah Ferreira and André Freitas

Variational Weakly Supervised Sentiment Analysis with Posterior Regularization
Ziqian Zeng and Yangqiu Song

Cognition-aware Cognate Detection
Diptesh Kanojia, Prashant Sharma, Pushpak Bhattacharyya, Gholamreza Haffari and malhar kulkarni

A Simple Three-Step Approach for the Automatic Detection of Exaggerated Statements in Health Science News
Jasabanta Patro and Sabyasachee Baruah

Modeling Coreference Relations in Visual Dialog
Mingxiao Li and Marie-Francine Moens

Increasing Robustness to Spurious Correlations using Forgettable Examples
Yadollah Yaghoobzadeh, Soroush Mehri, Remi Tachet des Combes, T. J. Hazen and Alessandro Sordoni

On Robustness of Neural Semantic Parsers
shuo huang, Zhuang Li, Lizhen Qu and Lei Pan

Benchmarking a transformer-FREE model for ad-hoc retrieval
Tiago Almeida and Sérgio Matos

On the Effect of Statistical Measures on Descriptive Complexity
Eric Corlett and Gerald Penn

Probing the Probing Paradigm: Does Probing Accuracy Entail Task Relevance?
Abhilasha Ravichander, Yonatan Belinkov and Eduard Hovy

One-class Text Classification with Multi-Modal Deep Support Vector Data Description
Chenlong Hu, Yukun Feng, Hidetaka Kamigaito, Hiroya Takamura and Manabu Okumura

Unsupervised Word Polysemy Quantification with Multiresolution Grids of Contextual Embeddings
Christos Xypolopoulos, Antoine Tixier and Michalis Vazirgiannis

Mega-COV: A Billion-Scale Dataset of 100+ Languages for COVID-19
Muhammad Abdul-Mageed, AbdelRahim Elmadany, El Moatez Billah Nagoudi, Dinesh Pabbi, Kunal Verma and Rannie Lin

Complex Question Answering on knowledge graphs using machine translation and multi-task learning
Saurabh Srivastava, Mayur Patidar, Sudip Chowdhury, Puneet Agarwal, Indrajit Bhattacharya and Gautam Shroff

Recipes for Adapting Pre-trained Monolingual and Multilingual Models to Machine Translation
Asa Cooper Stickland, Xian Li and Marjan Ghazvininejad

From characters to words: the turning point of BPE merges
Ximena Gutierrez-Vasques, Christian Bentz, Olga Sozinova and Tanja Samardzic

Communicative-Function-Based Sentence Classification for Construction of an Academic Formulaic Expression Database
Kenichi Iwatsuki and Akiko Aizawa

Regulatory Compliance through Doc2Doc Information Retrieval: A case study in EU/UK legislation where text similarity has limitations
Ilias Chalkidis, Manos Fergadiotis, Nikolaos Manginas, Eva Katakalou and Prodromos Malakasiotis

The Chinese Remainder Theorem for Compact, Task-Precise, Efficient and Secure Word Embeddings
Patricia Thaine and Gerald Penn

Rethinking Coherence Modeling: Synthetic vs. Downstream Tasks
Tasnim Mohiuddin, Prathyusha Jwalapuram, Xiang Lin and Shafiq Joty

From the Stage to the Audience: Propaganda on Reddit
Oana Balalau and Roxana Horincar

Probing for idiomaticity in vector space models
Marcos Garcia, Tiago Kramer Vieira, Carolina Scarton, Marco Idiart and Aline Villavicencio

Why Is MBTI Personality Detection from Texts a Difficult Task?
Sanja Stajner and Seren Yenikent

Enconter: Entity Constrained Progressive Sequence Generation via Insertion-based Transformer
Lee Hsun Hsieh, Yang-Yin Lee and Ee-Peng Lim

Meta-Learning for Effective Multi-task and Multilingual Modelling
Ishan Tarunesh, Sushil Khyalia, vishwajeet kumar, Ganesh Ramakrishnan and Preethi Jyothi

Lifelong Knowledge-Enriched Social Event Representation Learning
Prashanth Vijayaraghavan and Deb Roy

GLaRA: Graph-based Labeling Rule Augmentation for Weakly Supervised Named Entity Recognition
Xinyan Zhao, Haibo Ding and Zhe Feng

An End-to-end Model for Entity-level Relation Extraction using Multi-Instance Learning
Markus Eberts and Adrian Ulges

WER-BERT: Automatic WER Estimation with BERT in a Balanced Ordinal Classification Paradigm
Akshay Krishna Sheshadri, Anvesh Rao Vijjini and Anvesh Rao Vijjini

Two Training Strategies for Improving Relation Extraction over Universal Graph
Qin Dai, Naoya Inoue, Ryo Takahashi and Kentaro Inui

Denoising Pseudo-Captions in Unsupervised Image Captioning
Ukyo Honda, Yoshitaka Ushiku, Atsushi Hashimoto, Taro Watanabe and Yuji Matsumoto

Towards More Fine-grained and Reliable NLP Performance Prediction
Zihuiwen Ye, Pengfei Liu, Jinlan Fu and Graham Neubig

Metrical Tagging in the Wild: Building and Annotating Poetry Corpora with Rhythmic Features
Thomas Haider

Enhancing Aspect-level Sentiment Analysis with Word Dependencies
Yuanhe Tian, Guimin Chen and Yan Song

Short papers

On the (In)Effectiveness of Images for Natural Language Processing
Chunpeng Ma, Aili Shen, Hiyori Yoshikawa, Tomoya Iwakura, Daniel Beck and Timothy Baldwin

Frequency-Guided Word Substitutions for Detecting Textual Adversarial Examples
Maximilian Mozes, Pontus Stenetorp, Bennett Kleinberg and Lewis Griffin

“Talk to me with left, right, and angles”: Lexical entrainment in spoken Hebrew dialogue
Andreas Weise, Vered Silber-Varod, Anat Lerner, Julia Hirschberg and Rivka Levitan

A Systematic Review of Reproducibility Research in Natural Language Processing
Anya Belz, Shubham Agarwal, Anastasia Shimorina and Ehud Reiter

Polarized-VAE: Proximity Based Disentangled Representation Learning for Text Generation
Vikash Balasubramanian, Ivan Kobyzev, Hareesh Bahuleyan, Ilya Shapiro and Olga Vechtomova

Knowledge Base Question Answering through Recursive Hypergraphs
Naganand yadati, Dayanidhi R S, Vaishnavi S, Indira K M and srinidhi g

Does Typological Blinding Impede Cross-Lingual Sharing?
Johannes Bjerva and Isabelle Augenstein

Does She Wink or Does She Nod? A Challenging Benchmark for Evaluating Word Understanding of Language Models
Lutfi Kerem Senel and Hinrich Schütze

Predicting Treatment Outcome from Patient Texts:The Case of Internet-Based Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Evangelia Gogoulou, Magnus Boman, Fehmi Ben Abdesslem, Nils Hentati Isacsson, Viktor Kaldo and Magnus Sahlgren

Quality Estimation without Human-labeled Data
Yi-Lin Tuan, Ahmed El-Kishky, Adithya Renduchintala, Vishrav Chaudhary, Francisco Guzmán and Lucia Specia

How Fast can BERT Learn Simple Natural Language Inference?
Yi-Chung Lin and Keh-Yih Su

CTC-based Compression for Direct Speech Translation
Marco Gaido, Mauro Cettolo, Matteo Negri and Marco Turchi

TDMSci: A Specialized Corpus for Scientific Literature Entity Tagging of Tasks Datasets and Metrics
Yufang Hou, Charles Jochim, Martin Gleize, Francesca Bonin and Debasis Ganguly

Does the Order of Training Samples Matter? Improving Neural Data-to-Text Generation with Curriculum Learning
Ernie Chang, Hui-Syuan Yeh and Vera Demberg

Ellipsis Resolution as Question Answering: An Evaluation
Rahul Aralikatte, Matthew Lamm, Daniel Hardt and Anders Søgaard

Adv-OLM: Generating Textual Adversaries via OLM
Vijit Malik, Ashwani Bhat and Ashutosh Modi

Leveraging Passage Retrieval with Generative Models for Open Domain Question Answering
Gautier Izacard and Edouard Grave

Combining Deep Generative Models and Multi-lingual Pretraining for Semi-supervised Document Classification
Yi Zhu, Ehsan Shareghi, Yingzhen Li, Roi Reichart and Anna Korhonen

Multilingual Machine Translation: Closing the Gap between Shared and Language-specific Encoder-Decoders
Carlos Escolano, Marta R. Costa-jussà, José A. R. Fonollosa and Mikel Artetxe

Clustering Word Embeddings with Self-Organizing Maps. Application on LaRoSeDa - A Large Romanian Sentiment Data Set
Anca Tache, Gaman Mihaela and Radu Tudor Ionescu

Elastic weight consolidation for better bias inoculation
James Thorne and Andreas Vlachos

Question and Answer Test-Train Overlap in Open-Domain Question Answering Datasets
Patrick Lewis, Pontus Stenetorp and Sebastian Riedel

Detecting Non-Topical Content in Podcasts
Sravana Reddy, Yongze Yu, Aasish Pappu, Aswin Sivaraman, Rezvaneh Rezapour and Rosie Jones

Cross-lingual Visual Pre-training for Multimodal Machine Translation
Ozan Caglayan, Menekse Kuyu, Mustafa Sercan Amac, Pranava Madhyastha, Erkut Erdem, Aykut Erdem and Lucia Specia

Memorization vs. Generalization : Quantifying Data Leakage in NLP Performance Evaluation
Aparna Elangovan, Jiayuan He and Karin Verspoor

Searching for Search Errors in Neural Morphological Inflection
Clara Meister, Martina Forster and Ryan Cotterell

Quantifying Appropriateness of Summarization Data for Curriculum Learning
Ryuji Kano, Takumi Takahashi, Toru Nishino, Motoki Taniguchi, Tomoki Taniguchi and Tomoko Ohkuma

BART-TL: Weakly-Supervised Topic Label Generation
Cristian Popa and Traian Rebedea

Dynamic Graph Transformer for Implicit Tag Recognition
Yi-Ting Liou, Chung-Chi Chen, Hen-Hsen Huang and Hsin-Hsi Chen

Implicit Unlikelihood Training: Improving Neural Text Generation with Reinforcement Learning
Evgeny Lagutin, Daniil Gavrilov and Pavel Kalaidin

SICK-NL: A Dataset for Dutch Natural Language Inference
Gijs Wijnholds and Michael Moortgat

Cross-Topic Rumor Detection using Topic-Mixtures
Xiaoying Ren, Jing Jiang, Ling Min Serena Khoo and Hai Leong Chieu

Few-shot Learning for Slot Tagging with Attentive Relational Network
Cennet Oguz and Ngoc Thang Vu

Exploiting Position and Contextual Word Embeddings for Keyphrase Extraction from Scientific Papers
Krutarth Patel and Cornelia Caragea

Cross-lingual Zero-shot Topic Models with Contextualized Embeddings
Federico Bianchi, Silvia Terragni, Dirk Hovy, Debora Nozza and Elisabetta Fersini

MultiHumES: Multilingual Humanitarian Dataset for Extractive Summarization
Jenny Paola Yela Bello, Ewan Oglethorpe and Navid Rekabsaz

BERT Prescriptions to Avoid Unwanted Headaches: A Comparison of Transformer Architectures for Adverse Drug Event Detection
Beatrice Portelli, Edoardo Lenzi, Emmanuele Chersoni, Giuseppe Serra and Enrico Santus

Semantic Parsing of Disfluent Speech
Priyanka Sen and Isabel Groves

Joint Energy-based Model Training for Better Calibrated Natural Language Understanding Models
Tianxing He, Bryan McCann, Caiming Xiong and Ehsan Hosseini-Asl

What Sounds “Right” to Me? Experiential Factors in the Perception of Political Ideology
Qinlan Shen and Carolyn Rose

We Need To Talk About Random Splits
Anders Søgaard, Sebastian Ebert, Jasmijn Bastings and Katja Filippova

How Certain is Your {T}ransformer?
Artem Shelmanov, Evgenii Tsymbalov, Dmitri Puzyrev, Kirill Fedyanin, Alexander Panchenko and Maxim Panov

Data Augmentation for Voice-Assistant NLU using BERT-based Interchangeable Rephrase
Akhila Yerukola, Mason Bretan and Hongxia Jin

Applying the Transformer to Character-level Transduction
Shijie Wu, Ryan Cotterell and Mans Hulden

Boosting Low-Resource Biomedical QA via Entity-Aware Masking Strategies
Gabriele Pergola, Elena Kochkina, Lin Gui, Maria Liakata and Yulan He

Learning Relatedness between Types with Prototypes for Relation Extraction
Lisheng Fu and Ralph Grishman

Probing into the Root: A Dataset for Reason Extraction of Structural Events from Financial Documents
Pei Chen, Kang Liu, Yubo Chen, Taifeng Wang and Jun Zhao

Paraphrases do not explain word analogies
Louis Fournier and Ewan Dunbar

An Empirical Study on the Generalization Power of Neural Representations Learned via Visual Guessing Games
Alessandro Suglia, Yonatan Bisk, Ioannis Konstas, Antonio Vergari, Emanuele Bastianelli, Andrea Vanzo and Oliver Lemon

First Align, then Predict: Understanding the Cross-Lingual Ability of Multilingual BERT
Benjamin Muller, Yanai Elazar, Benoît Sagot and Djamé Seddah

On the evolution of syntactic information encoded by BERT’s contextualized representations
Laura Pérez-Mayos, Roberto Carlini, Miguel Ballesteros and Leo Wanner

L2C: Describing Visual Differences Needs Semantic Understanding of Individuals
An Yan, Xin Wang, Tsu-Jui Fu and William Yang Wang

Exploiting Definitions for Frame Identification
Tianyu Jiang and Ellen Riloff

ADePT: Auto-encoder based Differentially Private Text Transformation
Satyapriya Krishna, Rahul Gupta and Christophe Dupuy

Unsupervised Extractive Summarization using Mutual Information
Vishakh Padmakumar and He He

Context-aware Neural Machine Translation with Mini-batch Embedding
Makoto Morishita, Jun Suzuki, Tomoharu Iwata and Masaaki Nagata

Streaming Models for Joint Speech Recognition and Translation
Orion Weller, Matthias Sperber, Christian Gollan and Joris Kluivers

Project-then-Transfer: Effective Two-stage Cross-lingual Transfer for Semantic Dependency Parsing
Hiroaki Ozaki, Gaku Morio, Terufumi Morishita and Toshinori Miyoshi

LSOIE: A Large-Scale Dataset for Supervised Open Information Extraction
Jacob Solawetz and Stefan Larson

Unsupervised Abstractive Summarization of Bengali Text Documents
Radia Rayan Chowdhury, Mir Tafseer Nayeem, Tahsin Tasnim Mim, Md. Saifur Rahman Chowdhury and Taufiqul Jannat

On the Computational Modelling of Michif Verbal Morphology
Fineen Davis, Eddie Antonio Santos and Heather Souter

Complementary Evidence Identification in Open-Domain Question Answering
Xiangyang Mou, Mo Yu, Shiyu Chang, Yufei Feng, Li Zhang and Hui Su

Entity-level Factual Consistency of Abstractive Text Summarization
Feng Nan, Ramesh Nallapati, Zhiguo Wang, Cicero Nogueira dos Santos, Henghui Zhu, Dejiao Zhang, Kathleen McKeown and Bing Xiang

Fine-Grained Event Trigger Detection
Duong Le and Thien Huu Nguyen

Extremely Small BERT Models from Mixed-Vocabulary Training
Sanqiang Zhao, Raghav Gupta, Yang Song and Denny Zhou

Diverse Adversaries for Mitigating Bias in Training
Xudong Han, Timothy Baldwin and Trevor Cohn

`Just because you are right, doesn’t mean I am wrong’: Overcoming a bottleneck in development and evaluation of Open-Ended VQA tasks
Man Luo, Shailaja Keyur Sampat, Riley Tallman, Yankai Zeng, Manuha Vancha, Akarshan Sajja and Chitta Baral

CLiMP: A Benchmark for Chinese Language Model Evaluation
Beilei Xiang, Changbing Yang, Yu Li, Alex Warstadt and Katharina Kann

Exploring the Limits of Few-Shot Link Prediction in Knowledge Graphs
Dora Jambor, Komal Teru, Joelle Pineau and William L. Hamilton

ProFormer: Towards On-Device LSH Projection Based Transformers
Chinnadhurai Sankar, Sujith Ravi and Zornitsa Kozareva

On-Device Text Representations Robust To Misspellings via Projections
Chinnadhurai Sankar, Sujith Ravi and Zornitsa Kozareva

Text Augmentation in a Multi-Task View
Jason Wei, Chengyu Huang, Shiqi Xu and Soroush Vosoughi

Modeling Context in Answer Sentence Selection Systems on a Latency Budget
Rujun Han, Luca Soldaini and Alessandro Moschitti

Extractive Summarization Considering Discourse and Coreference Relations based on Heterogeneous Graph
Yin Jou Huang and Sadao Kurohashi

EmpathBERT: A BERT-based Framework for Demographic-aware Empathy Prediction
Bhanu Prakash Reddy Guda, Aparna Garimella and Niyati Chhaya

Are Neural Networks Extracting Linguistic Properties or Memorizing Training Data? An Observation with a Multilingual Probe for Predicting Tense
Bingzhi Li and Guillaume Wisniewski

Facilitating Terminology Translation with Target Lemma Annotations
Toms Bergmanis and Mārcis Pinnis

Do Multi-Hop Question Answering Systems Know How to Answer the Single-Hop Sub-Questions?
Yixuan Tang, Hwee Tou Ng and Anthony Tung

Multilingual LAMA: Investigating Knowledge in Multilingual Pretrained Language Models
Nora Kassner, Philipp Dufter and Hinrich Schütze

Framing Word Sense Disambiguation as a Multi-Label Problem for Model-Agnostic Knowledge Integration
Simone Conia and Roberto Navigli

Graph-based Fake News Detection using a Summarization Technique
Gihwan Kim and Youngjoong Ko

Disfluency Correction using Unsupervised and Semi-supervised Learning
Nikhil Saini, Drumil Trivedi, Shreya Khare, Tejas Dhamecha, Preethi Jyothi, Samarth Bharadwaj and Pushpak Bhattacharyya

A Large-scale Evaluation of Neural Machine Transliteration for Indic Languages
Anoop Kunchukuttan, Siddharth Jain and Rahul Kejriwal

Don’t Change Me! User-Controllable Selective Paraphrase Generation
Mohan Zhang, Luchen Tan, Zihang Fu, Kun Xiong, Jimmy Lin, Ming Li and Zhengkai Tu

Is the Understanding of Explicit Discourse Relations Required in Machine Reading Comprehension?
Yulong Wu, Viktor Schlegel and Riza Batista-Navarro

“Killing Me” Is Not a Spoiler: Spoiler Detection Model using Graph Neural Networks with Dependency Relation-Aware Attention Mechanism
Buru Chang, Inggeol Lee, Hyunjae Kim and Jaewoo Kang

BERTese: Learning to Speak to BERT
Adi Haviv, Jonathan Berant and Amir Globerson

Adaptation of Back-translation to Automatic Post-Editing for Synthetic Data Generation
WonKee Lee, Baikjin Jung, Jaehun Shin and Jong-Hyeok Lee