TweetNorm_es: an annotated corpus for Spanish microtext normalization
Document typeConference lecture
PublisherEuropean Language Resources Association (ELRA)
Rights accessOpen Access
In this paper we introduce TweetNorm es, an annotated corpus of tweets in Spanish language, which we make publicly available under the terms of the CC-BY license. This corpus is intended for development and testing of microtext normalization systems. It was created for Tweet-Norm, a tweet normalization workshop and shared task, and is the result of a joint annotation effort from different research groups. In this paper we describe the methodology defined to build the corpus as well as the guidelines followed in the annotation process. We also present a brief overview of the Tweet-Norm shared task, as the first evaluation environment where the corpus was used.
CitationAlegria, I. [et al.]. TweetNorm_es: an annotated corpus for Spanish microtext normalization. A: International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation. "Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC'14)". Reykjavik: European Language Resources Association (ELRA), 2014, p. 2274-2278.