A Taxonomy of Social Cues for Conversational Agents

When using the taxonomy, please cite as Feine, J., Gnewuch U., Morana S. and Maedche A. (2019): “A Taxonomy of Social Cues for Conversational Agents” International Journal of Human-Computer Studies. To read the paper, please click here.

Social cue: Grunt and moan
Communication system: Auditory
Cue category: Vocalizations
Cue Description
The CA makes a low sound.
Cue example
Grunts and moan to express emotions.
Cue impact
Grunts and moans indicate a negative affective emotional state and induces negatively valanced emotions in the user (Becker et al. 2005).