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The need of common-sense knowledge Edit

From Hobbs (1978)[1]:

There’s a pile of inflammable trash next to your car. You’ll have to get rid of it.
From Lee et al. (2017)[2] (from CoNLL-2012 development data):
Also such location devices, [some ships] have smoke floats [they] can toss out so [the man overboard] will be able to use smoke signals as a way of trying to, let the rescuer locate [them].
--> the last them should be linked to the man overboard (although their numbers don't match) instead of some ships or they.

References Edit

  1. Hobbs, J. R. (1978). Resolving pronoun references. Lingua, 44(4), 311–338.
  2. Lee, K., He, L., Lewis, M., & Zettlemoyer, L. S. (2017). End-to-end Neural Coreference Resolution. In EMNLP.