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Generating Sentiment Lexicons for German Twitter

@inproceedings{Sidarenka2016GeneratingSL,
  title={Generating Sentiment Lexicons for German Twitter},
  author={Uladzimir Sidarenka and Manfred Stede},
  booktitle={PEOPLES@COLING},
  year={2016}
}
  • Uladzimir Sidarenka, Manfred Stede
  • Published in PEOPLES@COLING 2016
  • Computer Science
  • Despite a substantial progress made in developing new sentiment lexicon generation (SLG) methods for English, the task of transferring these approaches to other languages and domains in a sound way still remains open. In this paper, we contribute to the solution of this problem by systematically comparing semi-automatic translations of common English polarity lists with the results of the original automatic SLG algorithms, which were applied directly to German data. We evaluate these lexicons… CONTINUE READING

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