Tools for supporting language learning for Sakha

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Sammanfattning

This paper presents an overview of linguistic resources available for the Sakha language, and presents new tools for supporting language learning for Sakha. The essential resources include a morphological analyzer, digital dictionaries, and corpora of Sakha texts. We extended an earlier version of the morphological analyzer/transducer, built on the Apertium finite-state platform. The analyzer currently has an adequate level of coverage, between 86% and 89% on two Sakha corpora. Based on these resources, we implement a language-learning environment for Sakha in the Revita computer-assisted language learning (CALL) platform. Revita is a freely available online language learning platform for learners beyond the beginner level. We describe the tools for Sakha currently integrated into the Revita platform. To our knowledge, at present this is the first large-scale project undertaken to support intermediate-advanced learners of a minority Siberian language.
Originalspråkengelska
Titel på gästpublikation22nd Nordic Conference on Computational Linguistics (NoDaLiDa) : Proceedings of the Conference
RedaktörerMareike Hartmann, Barbara Plank
Antal sidor9
UtgivningsortLinköping
FörlagLinköping University Electronic Press (LiU E-Press)
Utgivningsdatum2019
Sidor155-163
ISBN (tryckt)978-91-7929-995-8
StatusPublicerad - 2019
MoE-publikationstypA4 Artikel i en konferenspublikation
EvenemangNordic Conference on Computational Linguistics - University of Turku, Turku, Finland
Varaktighet: 30 sep 20192 okt 2019
Konferensnummer: 22
https://nodalida2019.org/

Publikationsserier

NamnLinköping Electronic Conference Proceedings
FörlagLinköping University Electronic Press
Nummer167
ISSN (tryckt)1650-3686
ISSN (elektroniskt)1650-3740
NamnNEALT Proceedings Series
Nummer42

Vetenskapsgrenar

  • 113 Data- och informationsvetenskap
  • 6121 Språkvetenskaper

Citera det här

Ivanova, S., Katinskaia, A., & Yangarber, R. (2019). Tools for supporting language learning for Sakha. I M. Hartmann, & B. Plank (Red.), 22nd Nordic Conference on Computational Linguistics (NoDaLiDa): Proceedings of the Conference (s. 155-163). (Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings; Nr. 167), (NEALT Proceedings Series; Nr. 42). Linköping University Electronic Press (LiU E-Press).