Maciej Karpinski

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In the present paper, some preliminary findings regarding the structure of multimodal utterances in Polish task-oriented dialogues are discussed. The analysed material included six dialogue sessions. Instruction giver's utterances were transcribed phonemically, segmented into syllables, annotated for prominences and divided into minor and major intonational(More)
The paper reports on a multimodal analysis of short positive and negative responses in a corpus of Polish task-oriented dialogues. In the present task, responses most frequently functioned as realisations of affirmative and negative feedback and confirmation/disconfirmation. We describe prosodic and visual cues, namely intonation, head movement and smile(More)
An increasing number of attempts is made to encompass more extra-and paralinguistic components in the analysis of interpersonal communication [Massaro 1987, Antas 2001, Gibbon et al. 2000]. In many situations, the linguistic form and content of utterances fail to fully account for the meaning and results of conversation [Mahrebian 1972]. The aim of the(More)
In the present study, selected properties of multimodal instructing acts are discussed. Realisations of the instructing acts extracted from a corpus of task-oriented dialogues are analysed in terms of their syntactic structure, prosodic properties and accompanying gestures. The syntactic structures found in the material are similar to those found in earlier(More)
  • Konrad Juszczyk, Maciej Karpiński, Janusz Kleśta, Emilia Szalkowska, Marcin Włodarczak
  • 2007
There exists an impressive number of approaches to defining and categorizing dialogue units. Many of them are anchored in the tradition of Speech Act Theory and related to the intentional level of analysis [Austin 1962; Searle 1969, 1976; Boella et al.]. The number and variety of available systems has resulted in attempts to propose commonly acceptable and(More)
Using "Paralingua" database for investigation of affective states and paralinguistic features ………………………………………..……………. 71 Zastosowanie bazy " Paralingua " do badania stanów afektywnych i cech para lingwistycznych The majority of papers included in the current volume of Speech and Language Technology present results of research carried out in the scope of the(More)