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Automatic Evaluation of Text Coherence: Models and Representations

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This paper investigates the automatic evaluation of text coherence for machine-generated texts. We introduce a fully-automatic, linguistically rich model of local coherence that correlates with human judgments. The modeling approach taken relies on shallow text properties and is relatively inexpensive. We present experimental results that comparatively assess the predictive power of various discourse representations prop...
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