Natural Language Processing in Python – Simple Example

NLP is a huge deal recently, and quite "easy" to do on a basic level within Python. In this exercise I completed, we'll show how to classify yelp reviews both with and without text pre-processing. Interesting to note that the pre-processing actually didn't help us here. Natural Language Processing Project - Simple ExampleIn this NLP project we will be attempting to classify Yelp Reviews into 1 star or 5 star categories based off the text content in the reviews. We will use the Yelp Review Data Set from Kaggle. Each observation in this dataset is a review of a particular business by a particular user. The "stars" column is the number of stars (1 through 5) assigned by the reviewer to the business. (Higher stars is better.) In other words, it is the rating of the business by the person who wrote the review. The "cool" column is the number of "cool" votes this review received from other Yelp users. All reviews start with 0 "cool"...
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