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Sentiment analysis on conversational texts

Birgitta Ojamaa
University of Tartu, Estonia

Päivi Kristiina Jokinen
University of Tartu, Estonia

Kadri Muischenk
University of Tartu, Estonia

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Published in: Proceedings of the 20th Nordic Conference of Computational Linguistics, NODALIDA 2015, May 11-13, 2015, Vilnius, Lithuania

Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings 109:29, s. 233-237

NEALT Proceedings Series 23:29, s. 233-237

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Published: 2015-05-06

ISBN: 978-91-7519-098-3

ISSN: 1650-3686 (print), 1650-3740 (online)

Abstract

This paper describes ongoing work related to the analysis of spoken utterance transcripts and estimating the speaker’s attitude towards the whole dialogue on the basis of their opinions expressed by utterances. Using the standard technology used in sentiment analysis, we report promising results which can be linked to the conversational participants’ self-evaluation of their experience of the interaction.

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