Appendix A: The Speech Act Specification

Appendix A

Figure 21

The BNF for specifying speech-acts in our system.

Caption-Generated: This chart presents information about house sales from data-set TS-2480. The y-axis shows the houses. The left edge of the bar shows the hosue’s selling price whereas the right edge shows the asking price. The mark shows the agency estimate.

Figure 22

Plan steps and the corresponding caption generated are shown here. (Terms such as dom- 2516 are pointers to domain concepts and attributes in the KB).

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