A question and answer corpus from the /r/askreddit subreddit. Designed for training seq2seq neural networks. The total corpus is 4,976,760 question and answer pairs.
Data was gathered from http://pushshift.io reddit data dump on the 15/06/2018.
All submission to the subreddit where taken as questions, and the first comment on each submission was taken as the answer.
- A submission must have a comment to be included
- Comments which where [deleted] , [removed] or posted by the subreddit auto bot where removed.
- Submission which didn't contain questions where removed (Subreddit bot automatically inforces that all submissions must have a question mark)
Each file is just under half a GB, hence why it's stored on a remote server.
7,102,717 Questions 12,039,795 Answers
- 2,548,641 Autobots
- 831,108 Deleted
- 73,881 =8,586,165
4,976,759 Questions and Answers pairs
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