Lexical-semantic resources: yet powerful resources for automatic personality classification [article]

Xuan-Son Vu, Lucie Flekova, Lili Jiang, Iryna Gurevych
2017 arXiv   pre-print
In this paper, we aim to reveal the impact of lexical-semantic resources, used in particular for word sense disambiguation and sense-level semantic categorization, on automatic personality classification task. While stylistic features (e.g., part-of-speech counts) have been shown their power in this task, the impact of semantics beyond targeted word lists is relatively unexplored. We propose and extract three types of lexical-semantic features, which capture high-level concepts and emotions,
more » ... rcoming the lexical gap of word n-grams. Our experimental results are comparable to state-of-the-art methods, while no personality-specific resources are required.
arXiv:1711.09824v1 fatcat:ir3uu2y3xjbh5m7oyyaenteqcu