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The proposal period for 2023 internships will open in November 2022

This is new project, more information coming soon. If you are interested in this project contact Lorraine Chapman

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Project Description

In order to eventually create digital human readers in Spanish, a dictionary must be established. This project will use the Spanish dictionary from Wiktionary. One interesting aspect of this project are the verbs in Spanish which have a rich morphology.

If you are interested in this project, please contact Add email link to mentor.

Completion of this project involves:

By the mid term review we would expect you to have:


David de Hilster

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Skills needed
  • Keen interest in natural language
  • Ability to learn and program in NLP++
  • Ability to create test cases
  • Ability to write test code in ECL using the NLP++ plugin to test the enhanced dictionary


  • Parts-of-speech text files

End of project

  • A Spanish dictionary repository in the VisualText open source github including the dictionary files and  NLP++ analyzers
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