Learning Outside the Box: Discourse-level Features Improve Metaphor Identification

NAACL 2019 Jesse MuHelen YannakoudakisEkaterina Shutova

Most current approaches to metaphor identification use restricted linguistic contexts, e.g. by considering only a verb's arguments or the sentence containing a phrase. Inspired by pragmatic accounts of metaphor, we argue that broader discourse features are crucial for better metaphor identification... (read more)

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