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Arabic Dialects Morphological Analyzers: A Survey

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Abstract

Morphological analysis is a crucial component in natural language processing. For the Arabic language, many attempts have been conducted in order to build morphological analyzers. Despite the increasing attention paid to Arabic dialects, the number of morphological analyzers that have been built is not important compared to Modern Standard Arabic. In addition, these tools often cover a few dialects of Arabic such as Egyptian, Levantine, and Gulf, and don’t support currently all of them. In this paper, we present a literature review of morphological analyzers supporting Arabic dialects. We classify their building approaches and propose some guidelines to adapt them to a specific Arabic dialect.

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    http://www.vistawide.com/arabic/arabic.htm.

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    http://www.goud.ma.

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    http://www.lsvbdarija.com.

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Tachicart, R., Bouzoubaa, K., Harrat, S., Smaïli, K. (2022). Arabic Dialects Morphological Analyzers: A Survey. In: Al-Emran, M., Shaalan, K. (eds) Recent Innovations in Artificial Intelligence and Smart Applications. Studies in Computational Intelligence, vol 1061. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-14748-7_11

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