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Category: FAQ Date:2012/03/13 22:17:12

What is parallel text?

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Date: 2012/03/13 22:17:43

A parallel text is a text placed alongside its translation or translations

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Date: 2012/03/13 22:18:24

Parallel text alignment is the identification of the corresponding sentences in both halves of the parallel text. The Loeb Classical Library and the Clay Sanskrit Library are two examples of dual-language series of texts.

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Date: 2012/03/13 22:18:50

Large collections of parallel texts are called parallel corpora

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Date: 2012/03/13 22:19:14

Alignments of parallel corpora at sentence level are prerequisite for many areas of linguistic research. During translation, sentences can be split, merged, deleted, inserted or reordered by the translator. This makes alignment a non-trivial task.

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