This finding supports the theory that social relations can be improved by a positive bias in human communications. The study by David Garcia and his colleagues from the Department of Systems Design is published in the first issue of the new journal SpringerOpen EPJ Data Science and is freely available to the public as open access publishing model.. Written communication.Glue To Social Interactionscientists from ETH Zurich have examined the use of language, found that words with positive emotional content are more frequently used in written communication.

Earlier studies focused on word length and frequency. They showed that the frequency on the length of the words used as a result of the principle of least cost affecting the use of shorter words appended. In contrast, this study on how the emotions in words related to the word frequency and focus its information content. Continue reading