Building a Test Collection for Sorani Kurdish

@article{Esmaili2013BuildingAT,
  title={Building a Test Collection for Sorani Kurdish},
  author={Kyumars Sheykh Esmaili and Donya Eliassi and Shahin Salavati and Purya Aliabadi and Asrin Mohammadi and Somayeh Yosefi and Shownem Hakimi},
  journal={2013 ACS International Conference on Computer Systems and Applications (AICCSA)},
  year={2013},
  pages={1-7}
}
Despite having a large number of speakers, Sorani - one of the two principle branches of the Kurdish language - is among the less-resourced languages. This paper reports on the outcomes of a project aimed at providing the essential resources for processing Sorani texts. The primary output of this project is Pewan, the first standard Test Collection to evaluate Sorani Information Retrieval systems. The other language resources that we have constructed in this project are: (i) a light-stemmer… CONTINUE READING

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