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ELRA adds resources


The European Language Resources Association (ELRA) has added an ETAPE Evaluation Package consisting of radio and TV data, selected to include mostly nonplanned speech and a reasonable proportion of multiple speaker data. Other additions include a Danish Propbank, Bulgarian and English GlobalPhone entries and the FAME! Speech Corpus.


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ELRA adds written and recorded corpora


The European Language Resources Association (ELRA) has added three new written corpora: English-Persian parallel corpus, Helsinki Corpus of Swahili and a corpus of Mongolian text. A new Persian desktop/microphone speech resource has also been added to its catalog.

ELRA adds to Pashto lexicon


The European Language Resources Association (ELRA) has added a Pashto phonetic lexicon of 21,560 words transcribed manually by a native Pashto (Yusufzai dialect) speaker to its catalogue.

IULA adopts ISLRN initiative


The European Language Resources Association has announced that the Institute for Applied Linguistics (IULA) at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra has adopted the International Standard Language Resource Number (ISLRN) initiative. The ISLRN is a unique and universal identification schema for language resources. IULA has already submitted 107 language resources to the ISLRN.

New ELRA language and corpora resources


The European Language Resources Association (ELRA) has added the Khresmoi manually annotated reference corpus, Arabic speech corpus and four Chinese-English and Chinese-French written corpora to its catalogue.

ELRA written corpora additions


The European Language Resources Association (ELRA) has added 15 written corpora to its catalogue. The new corpora include, Arabic-French newspaper parallel corpus, Arabic-English newspaper parallel corpus, Arabic-French web domain (blogs) parallel corpus, Arabic-English web domain (blogs) parallel corpus, Chinese-French web domain (blogs) parallel corpus and Chinese-English web domain (blogs) parallel corpus.

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