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Title:GALE Phase 3 and 4 Arabic Web Parallel Text
Access Rights:Licensing Instructions for Subscription & Standard Members, and Non-Members: http://www.ldc.upenn.edu/language-resources/data/obtaining
Bibliographic Citation:Song, Zhiyi, Gary Krug, and Stephanie Strassel. GALE Phase 3 and 4 Arabic Web Parallel Text LDC2016T08. Web Download. Philadelphia: Linguistic Data Consortium, 2016
Contributor:Song, Zhiyi
Krug, Gary
Strassel, Stephanie
Date (W3CDTF):2016
Date Issued (W3CDTF):2016-03-15
Description:*Introduction* GALE Phase 3 and 4 Arabic Web Parallel Text was developed by the Linguistic Data Consortium (LDC). Along with other corpora, the parallel text in this release comprised training data for Phases 3 and 4 of the DARPA GALE (Global Autonomous Language Exploitation) Program. This corpus contains Modern Standard Arabic source text and corresponding English translations selected from weblog and newsgroup data collected by LDC and translated by LDC or under its direction. LDC has also released the following GALE Arabic Parallel Text data sets: * GALE Phase 1 Arabic Broadcast News Parallel Text - Part 1 (LDC2007T24) * GALE Phase 1 Arabic Broadcast News Parallel Text - Part 2 (LDC2008T09) * GALE Phase 1 Arabic Blog Parallel Text (LDC2008T02) * GALE Phase 1 Arabic Newsgroup Parallel Text - Part 1 (LDC2009T03) * GALE Phase 1 Arabic Newsgroup Parallel Text - Part 2 (LDC2009T09) * GALE Phase 2 Arabic Broadcast Conversation Parallel Text Part 1 (LDC2012T06) * GALE Phase 2 Arabic Broadcast Conversation Parallel Text Part 2 (LDC2012T14) * GALE Phase 2 Arabic Newswire Parallel Text (LDC2012T17) * GALE Phase 2 Arabic Broadcast News Parallel Text (LDC2012T18) * GALE Phase 2 Arabic Web Parallel Text (LDC2013T01) * GALE Phase 3 and 4 Arabic Broadcast Conversation Parallel Text (LDC2015T05) * GALE Phase 3 and 4 Arabic Broadcast News Parallel Text (LDC2015T07) * GALE Phase 3 and 4 Arabic Newswire Parallel Text (LDC2015T19) *Data* GALE Phase 3 and 4 Arabic Web Parallel Text includes 124 source-translation document pairs, comprising 61,662 tokens of Arabic source text and its English translation. Data is drawn from various Arabic weblog and newsgroup sources. Data was manually selected for translation according to several criteria, including linguistic features, transcription features and topic features. The files were reformatted into a human-readable translation format and assigned to translation vendors. Translators followed LDC's Arabic to English translation guidelines. Bilingual LDC staff performed quality control procedures on the completed translations. Source data and translations are distributed in TDF format. TDF files are tab-delimited files containing one segment of text along with meta information about that segment. Each field in the TDF file is described in TDF_format.txt. All data are encoded in UTF-8. *Acknowledgement* This work was supported in part by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, GALE Program Grant No. HR0011-06-1-0003. The content of this publication does not necessarily reflect the position or the policy of the Government, and no official endorsement should be inferred. *Samples* Please view these source and translation samples. *Updates* None at this time.
Extent:Corpus size: 3440 KB
Identifier:LDC2016T08
https://catalog.ldc.upenn.edu/LDC2016T08
ISBN: 1-58563-748-3
ISLRN: 761-085-570-786-6
Language:Standard Arabic
English
Language (ISO639):arb
eng
License:LDC User Agreement for Non-Members: https://catalog.ldc.upenn.edu/license/ldc-non-members-agreement.pdf
Medium:Distribution: Web Download
Provenance:Collected by the Linguistic Data Consortium (LDC) in Philadelphia, PA, USA.
Publisher:Linguistic Data Consortium
Publisher (URI):https://www.ldc.upenn.edu
Relation (URI):https://catalog.ldc.upenn.edu/docs/LDC2016T08
Rights Holder:Portions © 2016 Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania
Type (DCMI):Text
Type (OLAC):primary_text

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Citation: Song, Zhiyi; Krug, Gary; Strassel, Stephanie. 2016. Linguistic Data Consortium.
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