Monthly Archives: May 2012

I’ve attended a workshop on how to build a corpus for Computational Linguistic research

The workshop was held last Tuesday at Princess Noura University by Dr. Adnan Wali. Dr. Wali was the head of the team responsible for building The Arabic Corpus. He pointed out to the importance of corpora in Computational Linguistics, and … Continue reading

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My Classical Arabic Corpus is almost done!!!

Finally, I’m done with collecting a 50 million words Classical Arabic Corpus, and here is a brief description of its content: Genre Subgenre Number of books Number of words Percentage Religion The Holy Quran 1 78245 0.15 Hadith 44 5784326 … Continue reading

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