Text-Based Automatic Language Identification

@inproceedings{Combrinck1995TextBasedAL,
  title={Text-Based Automatic Language Identification},
  author={H. P. Combrinck and Elizabeth C. Botha},
  year={1995}
}
We present a statistical approach to text-based automatic language identification that focuses on discrimination between as opposed to representation of different language models. The system is evaluated on a text corpus containing six African and six European languages.