Sentic API


Sentic API provides the semantics and sentics associated with more than 14,000 common sense concepts. A full list of such concepts is available at http://sentic.net/api/en/concept. Other API methods include http://sentic.net/api/en/concept/CONCEPT_NAME for getting all the available information associated with a specific concept and more fine-grained methods for getting semantics, sentics, and polarity, respectively:
http://sentic.net/api/en/concept/CONCEPT_NAME/semantics
http://sentic.net/api/en/concept/CONCEPT_NAME/sentics
http://sentic.net/api/en/concept/CONCEPT_NAME/polarity

The full set of conceptual features associated with the concept of celebrate special occasion, for example, can be retrieved with the command http://sentic.net/api/en/concept/celebrate_special_occasion

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In case only the semantics associated with celebrate special occasion are needed, e.g., for gisting or auto-categorization tasks, these can be obtained through http://sentic.net/api/en/concept/celebrate_special_occasion/semantics

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Similarly, the sentics associated with the concept celebrate special occasion, useful for tasks such as affective HCI or theory of mind, can be retrieved with the command http://sentic.net/api/en/concept/celebrate_special_occasion/sentics. For interpreting sentics in a categorical sense, please refer to the Hourglass model. As for the concept celebrate special occasion, for example, the resulting sentic levels correspond to the mood-tags joy and anticipation

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Finally, the polarity associated with celebrate special occasion, which can be exploited for more standard sentiment analysis tasks, can be obtained through http://sentic.net/api/en/concept/celebrate_special_occasion/polarity

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Please acknowledge the authors by citing SenticNet 3 in any research work or presentation containing results obtained in whole or in part through the use of the API (also accesible online through a Python package).