tlTenTen: Corpus of the Tagalog Web

The Tagalog Web Corpus (tlTenTen) is a Tagalog 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.

The Tagalog language is an Austronesian language spoken by a part of the population in the Philippines. A standardised variety of Tagalog is the Filipino language. Texts for the corpus were crawled from the web during June–July 2018 and February 2019 and they contain both Tagalog and Filipino.

Tools to work with the Tagalog corpus

A complete set of tools is available to work with this tlTenTen Filipino corpus to generate:

  • word sketch – Tagalog collocations categorized by grammatical relations
  • thesaurus – synonyms and similar words for every word
  • word lists – lists of Tagalog words organized by frequency
  • n-grams – frequency list of multi-word units
  • concordance – examples in context


Tagalog Web 2018 (tlTenTen18)

  • 170 million tokens crawled from the web in June–July 2018


TenTen corpora

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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