Inspired from the English WordNet, the Hindi WordNet is a lexical database that consists of Hindi words and their relations. Since its release, it has been used in numerous NLP projects and research studies. This session aims to provide a stepping stone for participants interested in the area of Indian language text processing.
Through this session, the participants would -
1. be introduced to the Hindi WordNet API
2. retrieve the synsets of a (Hindi) word
3. execute jar files from Python
4. retrieve the roots of words in a given Hindi text and plot a histogram of the frequencies
Basics of Python and Java
Duration: 2 hours