Moving Picture, Audio and Data Coding
by Artificial Intelligence

1 Definition

Intention is the result of analysis of the goal of a question.

2 Functional Requirements

Intention provides abstracts of Intention of User Question using properties: qtopic, qfocus, qLAT, qSAT and qdomain.

3 Syntax


Label Size Description
Header N1 Bytes
·         Standard 9 Bytes The characters “MMC-INT-V”
·         Version N2 Bytes Major version – 1 or 2 characters
·         Dot-separator 1 Byte The character “.”
·         Subversion N3 Bytes Minor version – 1 or 2 characters
MInstanceID N4 Bytes Identifier of M-Instance.
IntentionID N5 Bytes ID of Intention
IntentionData N6 Bytes Data included in Intention.
– qtopic N7 Bytes Indicates the topic of the question. Question topic is the object or event that the question is about.
Ex. of Qtopic is King Lear in “Who is the author of King Lear?”.
– qfocus N8 Bytes Indicates the focus of the question, which is the part of the question that, if replaced by the answer, makes the question a stand-alone statement. Ex. What, where, who, what policy. Which river, etc.
Question: Who is the president of USA? (The word “Who” is the focus of the question and it will be replaced by “Biden” in the Answer.)
Answer: Biden is the president of USA.
– qLAT N8 Bytes Indicates the lexical answer type of the question.
– qSAT N9 Bytes Indicates the semantic answer type of the question. QSAT corresponds to Named Entity type of the language analysis results.
– qdomain Indicates the domain of the question such as “science”, “weather”, “history”.
Ex. Who is the third king of Yi dynasty in Korea? (qdomain: history)
DesrMetadata N10 Bytes Descriptive Metadata