Arabic Treebank: Part 4 v 1.0 (MPG Annotation)


Item Name: Arabic Treebank: Part 4 v 1.0 (MPG Annotation)
Authors: Mohamed Maamouri (Project head), Ann Bies, Tim Buckwalter, Hubert Jin, and Wigdan Mekki
LDC Catalog No.: LDC2005T30
ISBN: 1-58563-343-7
Release Date: Oct 15, 2005
Data Type: text
Application(s): automatic content extraction, cross-lingual information retrieval, information detection, natural language processing
Language(s): Modern Standard Arabic
Language ID(s): arb
Distribution: 1 CD
Member fee: $0 for 2005 members
Non-member Fee: US $3500.00
Reduced-License Fee: US $1750.00
Extra-Copy Fee: US $150.00
Non-member License: yes
Online documentation: yes
Licensing Instructions: Subscription & Standard Members, and Non-Members
Citation: Mohamed Maamouri (Project head), et al.
2005
Arabic Treebank: Part 4 v 1.0 (MPG Annotation)
Linguistic Data Consortium, Philadelphia

Introduction

This file contains documentation on the Arabic Treebank: Part 4 v 1.0 (MPG Annotation), Linguistic Data Consortium (LDC) catalog number LDC2005T30 and ISBN 1-58563-343-7.

The goal of the Arabic Treebank project is to support the development of data-driven approaches to natural language processing (NLP), human language technologies, automatic content extraction (topic extraction and/or grammar extraction), cross-lingual information retrieval, information detection, and other forms of linguistic research on Modern Standard Arabic in general, the LDC was sponsored to develop an Arabic POS and Treebank of 1,000,000 words. This corpus is the fourth part of that project. In this release, we provide annotation on part of speech (POS), gloss, and word segmentation.

Samples

To view a example of this corpus, please review this sample POS file.

Content Copyright

Portions 2004 Assabah Press Group, 2005 Trustees of the University Pennsylvania.