Timestamped Italian corpus
The Italian Timestamped Corpus is an Italian corpus made up of news articles gained from their RSS feeds. The corpus consists of news articles gained from newsfeed created by Jozef Stefan Institute, Slovenia (Trampus et al 2004). The JSI Timestamped Italian corpus is a clean, continuous, real-time aggregated stream of semantically enriched news articles from RSS-enabled sites across the world. The corpus is updated with new texts daily and grows by ca 200 million words each month.
For more information, see our Timestamped web Corpus documentation page.
The Timestamped Italian corpus was tagged with the TreeTagger tool using Marco Baroni’s parameter file. The POS tagset description is available here.
Tools to work with the Italian Timestamped corpus
A complete set of Sketch Engine tools is available to work with this Italian corpus to generate:
- word sketch – Italian 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 Italian 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
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