Dataset Card for MIAM

Dataset Summary

Multilingual dIalogAct benchMark is a collection of resources for training, evaluating, and analyzing natural language understanding systems specifically designed for spoken language. Datasets are in English, French, German, Italian and Spanish. They cover a variety of domains including spontaneous speech, scripted scenarios, and joint task completion. All datasets contain dialogue act labels.

Supported Tasks and Leaderboards

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Languages

English, French, German, Italian, Spanish.

Dataset Structure

Data Instances

Dihana Corpus

For the dihana configuration one example from the dataset is:

{
  'Speaker': 'U',
  'Utterance': 'Hola , quería obtener el horario para ir a Valencia',
  'Dialogue_Act': 9,  # 'Pregunta' ('Request')
  'Dialogue_ID': '0',
  'File_ID': 'B209_BA5c3',
}

iLISTEN Corpus

For the ilisten configuration one example from the dataset is:

{
  'Speaker': 'T_11_U11',
  'Utterance': 'ok, grazie per le informazioni',
  'Dialogue_Act': 6,  # 'KIND-ATTITUDE_SMALL-TALK'
  'Dialogue_ID': '0',
}

LORIA Corpus

For the loria configuration one example from the dataset is:

{
  'Speaker': 'Samir',
  'Utterance': 'Merci de votre visite, bonne chance, et à la prochaine !',
  'Dialogue_Act': 21,  # 'quit'
  'Dialogue_ID': '5',
  'File_ID': 'Dial_20111128_113927',
}

HCRC MapTask Corpus

For the maptask configuration one example from the dataset is:

{
  'Speaker': 'f',
  'Utterance': 'is it underneath the rope bridge or to the left',
  'Dialogue_Act': 6,  # 'query_w'
  'Dialogue_ID': '0',
  'File_ID': 'q4ec1',
}

VERBMOBIL

For the vm2 configuration one example from the dataset is:

{
  'Utterance': 'ja was sind viereinhalb Stunden Bahngerüttel gegen siebzig Minuten Turbulenzen im Flugzeug',
  'Utterance': 'Utterance',
  'Dialogue_Act': 'Dialogue_Act',  # 'INFORM'
  'Speaker': 'A',
  'Dialogue_ID': '66',
}

Data Fields

For the dihana configuration, the different fields are:

  • Speaker: identifier of the speaker as a string.
  • Utterance: Utterance as a string.
  • Dialogue_Act: Dialog act label of the utterance. It can be one of 'Afirmacion' (0) [Feedback_positive], 'Apertura' (1) [Opening], 'Cierre' (2) [Closing], 'Confirmacion' (3) [Acknowledge], 'Espera' (4) [Hold], 'Indefinida' (5) [Undefined], 'Negacion' (6) [Feedback_negative], 'No_entendido' (7) [Request_clarify], 'Nueva_consulta' (8) [New_request], 'Pregunta' (9) [Request] or 'Respuesta' (10) [Reply].
  • Dialogue_ID: identifier of the dialogue as a string.
  • File_ID: identifier of the source file as a string.

For the ilisten configuration, the different fields are:

  • Speaker: identifier of the speaker as a string.
  • Utterance: Utterance as a string.
  • Dialogue_Act: Dialog act label of the utterance. It can be one of 'AGREE' (0), 'ANSWER' (1), 'CLOSING' (2), 'ENCOURAGE-SORRY' (3), 'GENERIC-ANSWER' (4), 'INFO-REQUEST' (5), 'KIND-ATTITUDE_SMALL-TALK' (6), 'OFFER-GIVE-INFO' (7), 'OPENING' (8), 'PERSUASION-SUGGEST' (9), 'QUESTION' (10), 'REJECT' (11), 'SOLICITATION-REQ_CLARIFICATION' (12), 'STATEMENT' (13) or 'TALK-ABOUT-SELF' (14).
  • Dialogue_ID: identifier of the dialogue as a string.

For the loria configuration, the different fields are:

  • Speaker: identifier of the speaker as a string.
  • Utterance: Utterance as a string.
  • Dialogue_Act: Dialog act label of the utterance. It can be one of 'ack' (0), 'ask' (1), 'find_mold' (2), 'find_plans' (3), 'first_step' (4), 'greet' (5), 'help' (6), 'inform' (7), 'inform_engine' (8), 'inform_job' (9), 'inform_material_space' (10), 'informer_conditioner' (11), 'informer_decoration' (12), 'informer_elcomps' (13), 'informer_end_manufacturing' (14), 'kindAtt' (15), 'manufacturing_reqs' (16), 'next_step' (17), 'no' (18), 'other' (19), 'quality_control' (20), 'quit' (21), 'reqRep' (22), 'security_policies' (23), 'staff_enterprise' (24), 'staff_job' (25), 'studies_enterprise' (26), 'studies_job' (27), 'todo_failure' (28), 'todo_irreparable' (29), 'yes' (30)
  • Dialogue_ID: identifier of the dialogue as a string.
  • File_ID: identifier of the source file as a string.

For the maptask configuration, the different fields are:

  • Speaker: identifier of the speaker as a string.
  • Utterance: Utterance as a string.
  • Dialogue_Act: Dialog act label of the utterance. It can be one of 'acknowledge' (0), 'align' (1), 'check' (2), 'clarify' (3), 'explain' (4), 'instruct' (5), 'query_w' (6), 'query_yn' (7), 'ready' (8), 'reply_n' (9), 'reply_w' (10) or 'reply_y' (11).
  • Dialogue_ID: identifier of the dialogue as a string.
  • File_ID: identifier of the source file as a string.

For the vm2 configuration, the different fields are:

  • Utterance: Utterance as a string.
  • Dialogue_Act: Dialogue act label of the utterance. It can be one of 'ACCEPT' (0), 'BACKCHANNEL' (1), 'BYE' (2), 'CLARIFY' (3), 'CLOSE' (4), 'COMMIT' (5), 'CONFIRM' (6), 'DEFER' (7), 'DELIBERATE' (8), 'DEVIATE_SCENARIO' (9), 'EXCLUDE' (10), 'EXPLAINED_REJECT' (11), 'FEEDBACK' (12), 'FEEDBACK_NEGATIVE' (13), 'FEEDBACK_POSITIVE' (14), 'GIVE_REASON' (15), 'GREET' (16), 'INFORM' (17), 'INIT' (18), 'INTRODUCE' (19), 'NOT_CLASSIFIABLE' (20), 'OFFER' (21), 'POLITENESS_FORMULA' (22), 'REJECT' (23), 'REQUEST' (24), 'REQUEST_CLARIFY' (25), 'REQUEST_COMMENT' (26), 'REQUEST_COMMIT' (27), 'REQUEST_SUGGEST' (28), 'SUGGEST' (29), 'THANK' (30).
  • Speaker: Speaker as a string.
  • Dialogue_ID: identifier of the dialogue as a string.

Data Splits

Dataset name Train Valid Test
dihana 19063 2123 2361
ilisten 1986 230 971
loria 8465 942 1047
maptask 25382 5221 5335
vm2 25060 2860 2855

Dataset Creation

Curation Rationale

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Source Data

Initial Data Collection and Normalization

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Who are the source language producers?

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Annotations

Annotation process

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Who are the annotators?

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Personal and Sensitive Information

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Considerations for Using the Data

Social Impact of Dataset

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Discussion of Biases

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Other Known Limitations

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Additional Information

Benchmark Curators

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Licensing Information

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 Unported License.

Citation Information

@unpublished{
anonymous2021cross-lingual,
title={Cross-Lingual Pretraining Methods for Spoken Dialog},
author={Anonymous},
journal={OpenReview Preprint},
year={2021},
url{https://openreview.net/forum?id=c1oDhu_hagR},
note={anonymous preprint under review}
}

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