beTenTen: Corpus of the Belarusian Web
The Belarusian Web Corpus (beTenTen) is a Belarusian corpus made up of texts collected from the Internet. The corpus belongs to the TenTen corpus family which is a set of web corpora built using the same method with a target size 10+ billion words. Sketch Engine currently provides access to TenTen corpora in more than 30 languages.
Data was crawled by the SpiderLing web spider in October 2016 and comprised of 63 million words.
For detailed information about TenTen corpora, see Common TenTen corpora attributes.
Tools to work with the Belarusian corpus
A complete set of tools is available to work with this Belarusian corpus to generate:
- word lists – lists of Belarusian words organized by frequency
- n-grams – frequency list of multi-word units
- concordance – examples in context
Jakubíček, M., Kilgarriff, A., Kovář, V., Rychlý, P., & Suchomel, V. (2013, July). The TenTen corpus family. In 7th International Corpus Linguistics Conference CL (pp. 125-127).
Suchomel, V., & Pomikálek, J. (2012). Efficient web crawling for large text corpora. In Proceedings of the seventh Web as Corpus Workshop (WAC7) (pp. 39-43).
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