Affect in metaphor: Developments with wordnet

T. Rumbell, J. Barnden, M. Lee, A. Wallington

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We discuss an aspect of an affect-detection system used in e-drama by intelligent conversational agents, namely affective interpretation of limited sorts of metaphorical utterance. We discuss how these metaphorical utterances are recognized and how they are analysed and their affective content determined.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAISB 2008 Convention: Communication, Interaction and Social Intelligence - Proceedings of the AISB 2008 Symposium on Affective Language in Human and Machine
Number of pages4
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2008


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