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http://www.freebase.com/view/en/justin_bieber
what is the name of justin bieber brother?
[ "Jazmyn Bieber", "Jaxon Bieber" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/natalie_portman
what character did natalie portman play in star wars?
[ "Padmé Amidala" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/selena_gomez
what state does selena gomez?
[ "New York City" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/grand_bahama
what country is the grand bahama island in?
[ "Bahamas" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/the_bahamas
what kind of money to take to bahamas?
[ "Bahamian dollar" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/john_noble
what character did john noble play in lord of the rings?
[ "Denethor II" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/joakim_noah
who does joakim noah play for?
[ "Chicago Bulls" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/washington_redskins
where are the nfl redskins from?
[ "Washington Redskins" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/saki
where did saki live?
[ "United Kingdom" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/sacha_baron_cohen
how old is sacha baron cohen?
[ "http://justjared.buzznet.com/2009/01/12/sacha-baron-cohen-insults-madonna-at-golden-globes/" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/poland
what two countries invaded poland in the beginning of ww2?
[ "Germany" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/cleveland_ohio
what time zone am i in cleveland ohio?
[ "North American Eastern Time Zone" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/draco_malfoy
who did draco malloy end up marrying?
[ "Astoria Greengrass" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/united_states
which countries border the us?
[ "Canada" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/rome
where is rome italy located on a map?
[ "Rome" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/nina_dobrev
what is nina dobrev nationality?
[ "Bulgaria" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/iceland
what country does iceland belong to?
[ "Iceland" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/john_f_kennedy
which kennedy died first?
[ "John F. Kennedy" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/beverly_cleary
what books did beverly cleary right?
[ "Ramona's World", "Ramona Quimby, Age 8", "Ralph S. Mouse", "Runaway Ralph", "Ribsy", "Sister of the Bride", "Ellen Tebbits", "Dear Mr. Henshaw", "The Mouse and the Motorcycle", "Beezus and Ramona" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/philippines
who did the philippines gain independence from?
[ "United States of America" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/bali
where to fly into bali?
[ "Ngurah Rai Airport" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/ethiopia
who is the prime minister of ethiopia?
[ "Hailemariam Desalegn" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/sedona
what to see near sedona arizona?
[ "Sedona Airport", "Red Rock State Park", "Seven Canyons", "Honanki", "Cathedral Rock", "Chapel of the Holy Cross", "Sycamore Canyon", "Oak Creek Canyon", "Slide Rock State Park", "Bell Rock" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/bill_clinton
what high school did president bill clinton attend?
[ "Hot Springs High School" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/russia
what form of government does russia have today?
[ "Constitutional republic" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/taylor_lautner
what movies does taylor lautner play in?
[ "Abduction", "Eclipse", "Valentine's Day", "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1", "New Moon" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/lebron_james
what year lebron james came to the nba?
[ "2003–04 NBA season" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/german_language
what did the german revolution lead to?
[ "German Democratic Republic" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/adriana_lima
how much did adriana lima gain during pregnancy?
[ "Spike Guys' Choice Awards" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/thai_language
what does thai mean?
[ "Language" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/wives_of_henry_viii
which wife did king henry behead?
[ "Anne of the Thousand Days" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/ishmael
who was ishmael's mom?
[ "Hagar" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/malcolm_x
what was malcolm x trying to accomplish?
[ "African Americans' rights", "Black Liberation" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/netherlands
where are the netherlands on a world map?
[ "Kingdom of the Netherlands" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/brazil
what is the president of brazil?
[ "Dilma Rousseff" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/france
what are the major cities in france?
[ "Paris" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/esther
what city did esther live in?
[ "Susa" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/toronto_maple_leafs
what sport do the toronto maple leafs play?
[ "Ice Hockey" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/nicholas_ii_of_russia
what is saint nicholas known for?
[ "Grand Duke Alexander Alexandrovich of Russia" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/essex
when is the new series of the only way is essex starting?
[ "West Horndon" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/cher
what is cher's son's name?
[ "Elijah Blue Allman", "Chaz Bono" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/martin_cooper
what is martin cooper doing now?
[ "Inventor" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/andrew_jackson
what party was andrew jackson?
[ "Democratic-Republican Party", "Democratic Party", "Jacksonian Democratic Party" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/medicare
what is medicare a?
[ "Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/hampton
what county is the city of hampton va in?
[ "Hampton" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/harry_potter
what is the name of the first harry potter novel?
[ "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/william_shakespeare
what did william shakespeare do for a living?
[ "Poet", "Playwright", "Dramatist", "Lyricist", "Author" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/london_heathrow_airport
what county is heathrow airport in?
[ "London" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/dmitri_mendeleev
where did dmitri mendeleev study science?
[ "Saint Petersburg State University", "Ruprecht Karl University of Heidelberg" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/josh_hutcherson
what movie is josh hutcherson in?
[ "Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant", "The Hunger Games", "7 Days in Havana", "Journey to the Center of the Earth", "The Forger", "Detention", "Journey 2: The Mysterious Island", "Red Dawn", "The Third Rule", "The Kids Are All Right" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/laredo
what is there to do in laredo tx?
[ "Veterans Field", "San Augustin de Laredo Historic District", "Laredo Energy Arena", "Lake Casa Blanca", "Texas A&M International University Soccer Complex", "Fort McIntosh", "Southern Careers Institute, Laredo Campus", "Texas A&M International University", "Webb County Courthouse", "Nye" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/tony_soprano
what season did tony soprano get shot?
[ "The Sopranos" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/san_francisco_giants
where do the san francisco giants play home games?
[ "AT&T Park" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/william_jennings_bryan
what year did william jennings bryan run for president?
[ "1900 Democratic National Convention", "1908 Democratic National Convention", "1896 Democratic National Convention" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/frederick_douglass
what was the name of frederick douglass book?
[ "Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/victoria_of_the_united_kingdom
who was queen victoria's parents called?
[ "Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn", "Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/sally_field
what movies did sally field win an oscar for?
[ "Places in the Heart", "Sybil", "Norma Rae", "A Woman Of Independent Means", "A Cooler Climate", "Brothers & Sisters", "ER" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/sherlock_holmes
what is the first book sherlock holmes appeared in?
[ "A Study in Scarlet" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/michael_weston
what type of car does michael weston drive?
[ "Wishcraft" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/lena_river
where does lena river begin and end?
[ "Baikal Mountains" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/portuguese
what countries do people speak portuguese?
[ "Brazil", "Canada", "Angola", "Portugal", "Macau", "Cape Verde", "Andorra", "Timor-Leste", "Guinea-Bissau", "Mozambique" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/pittsburgh
where to exchange euros in pittsburgh?
[ "Allegheny County" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/walt_disney
what are the names of walt disney kids?
[ "Diane Disney Miller", "Sharon Mae Disney" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/bush
who is in the band bush?
[ "Dave Parsons", "Gavin Rossdale", "Sacha Putnam", "Robin Goodridge", "Nigel Pulsford", "Corey Britz", "Chris Traynor" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/tupac_shakur
what was tupac name in juice?
[ "Bishop" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/austraila
what timezone is australia gmt?
[ "UTC+8" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/maggie_grace
who does maggie grace play in taken?
[ "Kim" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/louis_armstrong
what style of music did louis armstrong play?
[ "Jazz" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/sydney
when is summer in australia sydney?
[ "City of Sydney" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/joey_lawrence
what tv show did joey lawrence play on?
[ "Blossom", "Melissa & Joey", "Bow", "Gimme a Break!", "Run of the House", "Brotherly Love" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/denver
what timezone is denver co?
[ "Mountain Time Zone", "UTC−07:00" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/brian_austin_green
what character did brian austin green play on 90210?
[ "David Silver" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/jackie_french
where does jackie french live?
[ "Australia" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/sparta
what form of government was practiced in sparta?
[ "Monarchy", "Diarchy" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/colorado_rockies
when did the colorado rockies go to the world series?
[ "2007 National League Championship Series" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/peter_parker_spider_man
who was peter parker's first girlfriend?
[ "Marvel Comics" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/matt_lauer
what college did matt lauer attend?
[ "Ohio University" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/london
where to go in london england?
[ "Regent's Park", "Tower of London", "Buckingham Palace", "Palace of Westminster", "London Eye", "Tower Bridge", "Hyde Park", "Westminster Abbey", "St Paul's Cathedral", "Trafalgar Square" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/joan_miro
what school did joan miro attend?
[ "Cercle Artístic de Sant Lluc" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/france
where did france colonise?
[ "Réunion", "Saint Barthélemy", "Mayotte", "French Southern and Antarctic Lands", "New Caledonia", "Saint Pierre and Miquelon", "Collectivity of Saint Martin", "French Polynesia", "Martinique", "Guadeloupe" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/vincent_van_gogh
who was vincent van gogh inspired by?
[ "Jozef Israëls", "Paul Cézanne", "Anton Mauve", "Peter Paul Rubens", "Jean-François Millet", "Willem Roelofs", "Eugène Delacroix", "Claude Monet", "Rembrandt" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/jacksonville
where to get married in jacksonville nc?
[ "Atlantic Beach", "Jacksonville Beach", "Baldwin", "St. Johns River", "Masonic Temple", "Lewis Mausoleum", "EverBank Field", "Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena", "Morocco Temple", "El Modelo Block" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/michigan
what time zone am i in michigan?
[ "North American Eastern Time Zone" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/new_york_knicks
when did the new york knicks win a championship?
[ "1970 NBA Finals", "1973 NBA Finals" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/china
what is the official language of china 2010?
[ "Chinese language" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/woodrow_wilson
what was woodrow wilson's major accomplishments?
[ "United States Secretary of Agriculture", "Governor of New Jersey", "President of the United States" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/jack_daniels
where is jack daniels factory?
[ "Tennessee" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/pakistan
what language do the speak in pakistan?
[ "English Language", "Urdu Language" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/santa_clara_university
where is santa clara university?
[ "United States of America", "California", "Santa Clara" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/korea
which part of korea is communist?
[ "North Korea" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/timothy_mcveigh
where did timothy mcveigh go to prison?
[ "Terre Haute" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/yangtze_river
what sea does the yangtze river flow into?
[ "East China Sea" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/miley_cyrus
who miley cyrus engaged to?
[ "Liam Hemsworth" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/charles_darwin
what is charles darwin famous for?
[ "Evolution" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/roanoke_colony
who founded the roanoke settlement?
[ "Rainbow Bluff Expedition" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/jamaica
what kind of money should i take to jamaica?
[ "Jamaican dollar" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/robert_downey_jr
who is robert downey jr wife?
[ "Susan Downey" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/new_york_rangers
where do the ny rangers play?
[ "Madison Square Garden" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/jefferson_davis
where is jefferson davis buried?
[ "Hollywood Cemetery" ]
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/stephenie_meyer
who does the author stephenie meyer play in the movie twilight?
[ "Woman at Wedding" ]

Dataset Card for "web_questions"

Dataset Summary

This dataset consists of 6,642 question/answer pairs. The questions are supposed to be answerable by Freebase, a large knowledge graph. The questions are mostly centered around a single named entity. The questions are popular ones asked on the web (at least in 2013).

Supported Tasks and Leaderboards

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Languages

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Dataset Structure

We show detailed information for up to 5 configurations of the dataset.

Data Instances

default

  • Size of downloaded dataset files: 1.21 MB
  • Size of the generated dataset: 0.79 MB
  • Total amount of disk used: 2.00 MB

An example of 'train' looks as follows.

{
    "answers": ["Jamaican Creole English Language", "Jamaican English"],
    "question": "what does jamaican people speak?",
    "url": "http://www.freebase.com/view/en/jamaica"
}

Data Fields

The data fields are the same among all splits.

default

  • url: a string feature.
  • question: a string feature.
  • answers: a list of string features.

Data Splits

name train test
default 3778 2032

Dataset Creation

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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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Personal and Sensitive Information

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Considerations for Using the Data

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Citation Information


@inproceedings{berant-etal-2013-semantic,
    title = "Semantic Parsing on {F}reebase from Question-Answer Pairs",
    author = "Berant, Jonathan  and
      Chou, Andrew  and
      Frostig, Roy  and
      Liang, Percy",
    booktitle = "Proceedings of the 2013 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing",
    month = oct,
    year = "2013",
    address = "Seattle, Washington, USA",
    publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
    url = "https://www.aclweb.org/anthology/D13-1160",
    pages = "1533--1544",
}

Contributions

Thanks to @thomwolf, @mariamabarham, @lewtun for adding this dataset.

Models trained or fine-tuned on web_questions