Afrikaans-English cross-language information retrieval

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This study reports on the first experiments ever to apply dictionary-based query translation techniques to Afrikaans queries submitted to an English database. The system was evaluated using 35 topics from the CLEF 2001 English language collection (title and descriptions). To show the performance level of the test queries, the original English queries were… (More)

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@inproceedings{Cosijn2004AfrikaansEnglishCI, title={Afrikaans-English cross-language information retrieval}, author={Erica Cosijn and Heikki Keskustalo and Ari Pirkola and KAREN DE WET}, year={2004} }