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Swahili text augmentation with back translation

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What is Data Augmentation?

About Back Translation

Why Back Translation?

Using Back Translation in Augmenting Swahili data

  1. Collecting original Swahili text
  2. Converting Swahili text into English using Google Translate
  3. Converting the translated text back into Swahili using Google translate
  4. Results assessment.
=GOOGLETRANSLATE(GOOGLETRANSLATE(A2,"sw","en"), "en", "sw" )

Final Thoughts:

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