Assessing Sentiment Strength in Words Prior Polarities

Abstract

Many approaches to sentiment analysis rely on lexica where words are tagged with their prior polarity i.e. if a word out of context evokes something positive or something negative. In particular, broad-coverage resources like SentiWordNet provide polarities for (almost) every word. Since words can have multiple senses, we address the problem of how to… (More)

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@inproceedings{Gatti2012AssessingSS, title={Assessing Sentiment Strength in Words Prior Polarities}, author={Lorenzo Gatti and Marco Guerini}, booktitle={COLING}, year={2012} }