|Language Technology Programming Competition 2019|
2019 Shared Task Description: Sarcasm Target Identification
Basic Task Description
Sarcasm is a form of verbal irony that is intended to express contempt or ridicule. Sarcastic text has been reported to be detrimental to sentiment analysis. The connection between sarcasm detection and sentiment analysis is the target of ridicule since it is this target that receives negative sentiment in the sarcastic sentence.The goal of this task is, given a sarcastic text, to identify the set of words which are the target of sarcasm. The words are returned as a list with all words in lowercase, where all duplicates have been removed. If such set of words is not found, return a fall-back label "OUTSIDE". For example,
We will use Kaggle in Class to evaluate the systems.
Data Files and SubmissionWe will use Kaggle in Class for this year's competition (look for the ALTA 2019 Challenge). The data files and submission instructions will be provided in the competition website.
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