Estonian Trends: a daily-updated monitor corpus of news articles
The Estonian Trends corpus is an Estonian monitor corpus made up of news articles or other sources that are regularly updated from their RSS feeds (newsfeeds). The Estonian trends corpus is updated daily with new texts and grows by about 200,000 words each day. These regular updates enable you to use the diachronic analysis tool and study word usage changes.
The Estonian Trends corpus was annotated by the Estonian NLTK tool tagger using the following Estonian Filosoft tagset.
Search the Estonian Trends corpus
Sketch Engine offers a range of tools to work with this Estonian Trends corpus from news articles.
Where to find Trends
The texts in the corpus are timestamped which enables users to use Trends, the diachronic analysis tool for detecting neologisms and studying word usage changes
Tools to work with the Estonian Trends corpus
A complete set of tools is available to work with this Estonian Trends corpus from news to generate:
- word sketch – Estonian collocations categorized by grammatical relations
- thesaurus – synonyms and similar words for every word
- keywords – terminology extraction of one-word and multi-word units
- word lists – lists of Estonian nouns, verbs, adjectives, etc. organized by frequency
- n-grams – frequency list of multi-word units
- concordance – examples in context
- trends – diachronic analysis automatically identifies neologisms and changes in use
- text type analysis – statistics of metadata in the corpus
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