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Multilingwis2 – Explore Your Parallel Corpus

Johannes Graën
Institute of Computational Linguistics, University of Zurich, Switzerland

Dominique Sandoz
Institute of Computational Linguistics, University of Zurich, Switzerland

Martin Volk
Institute of Computational Linguistics, University of Zurich, Switzerland

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Published in: Proceedings of the 21st Nordic Conference on Computational Linguistics, NoDaLiDa, 22-24 May 2017, Gothenburg, Sweden

Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings 131:31, p. 247-250

NEALT Proceedings Series 29:31, p. 247-250

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Published: 2017-05-08

ISBN: 978-91-7685-601-7

ISSN: 1650-3686 (print), 1650-3740 (online)


We present Multilingwis2, a web based search engine for exploration of wordaligned parallel and multiparallel corpora. Our application extends the search facilities by Clematide et al. (2016) and is designed to be easily employable on any parallel corpus comprising universal part-ofspeech tags, lemmas and word alignments. In addition to corpus exploration, it has proven useful for the assessment of word alignment quality. Loading the results of different alignment methods on the same corpus as different corpora into Multilingwis2 alleviates their comparison.


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