- positive [pos] – in most cases this means that the entities are eager to help humans by various means;
- negative [neg] – the entities afflict humans in a variety of ways from unspecified, through evoking medical conditions up till various little nuisances;
- mixed – [mix] both positive and negative aspects are acknowledged;
- unspecified – [uns] the nature and emotional climate of the relationship cannot be established with certainty.
Attitude denotes the valence of the reciprocal emotional relationship between given entity and humans. Four types of attitude are defined: