O'Reilly logo

Hands-On Natural Language Processing with Python by Rajalingappaa Shanmugamani, Rajesh Arumugam

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Extractive summarization

In this type of summarization, the important phrases or keywords in a document are extracted and concatenated to get a short summary.

The main advantage is that it is simple and robust, since the extracted text is taken directly from the document. The disadvantage of this method is that we may not be able to obtain new paraphrasing, which produces clarity in the summary. In the next section, we will briefly look at extractive summarization using gensim.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required