Metaphor as a Medium for Emotion: An Empirical Study

Paper

Metaphor as a Medium for Emotion: An Empirical Study, Saif M. Mohammad, Ekaterina Shutova, and Peter Turney. In Proceedings of the Joint Conference on Lexical and Computational Semantics (*Sem), August 2016, Berlin, Germany.
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Data

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Visualization I

This is a visualization of annotations for Hypothesis 2: specifically, Hypothesis 2 Instances with absolute metaphoricness (instances are marked as literal or metaphoric) and absolute emotionality annotations (instances are marked as having no emotion or some emotion). 


Visualization II

This is a visualization of annotations for Hypothesis 2: specifically, Hypothesis 2 All Pairs with relative metaphoricness annotations (instances are marked as more metaphoric, less metaphoric, or equally metaphoric) and relative emotionality annotations (instances are marked as more emotional, less emotional, or equally emotional).


Contact:

Saif M. Mohammad (saif.mohammad@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca)

 
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