WNLT2 was a follow on project (2016-2017) from the Welsh Natural Language Toolkit Welsh Government funded project under the Welsh-language technology and digital media grant. Daniel Cunliffe was PI, with co-I Douglas Tudhope and RA Daniel Williams
The aim of WNLT2 is to extend the accessibility of the WNLT toolkit to a wide range of developers and applications.
WNLT2 further develops the suite of WNLT open source software modules that enable Welsh Language computational linguistic and textmining applications via a set of core Natural Language Processing (NLP) tools.
The particular objectives of WNLT2 are to
A workshop was held at USW (Trefforest) to discuss the results with participants including representatives from Welsh Universities and SMEs, the GATE NLP community. The presentations and final user guide are available:
The modules are written in JAVA and ‘wrapped’ for execution under the General Architecture for Text Engineering (GATE) framework. They are disseminated under the GNU Lesser General Public License (LGPL).
The WNLT2 modules can be download from Sourceforge at