DONEWS May 14th News (Liu Wenxuan) Google announced this week that Google Translate will add 24 languages including Sanskrit, which will allow 133 language categories it can translate.
Most of the 24 languages in this time appear in India and Africa. It belongs to relatively unpopular languages. From the perspective of the number of people, the most popular is Bhojpuri with a population of 50 million, while at least only 20,000 people are 20,000 people Sanskrit who is still in use.
In addition, these 24 languages are also the first batch of Zero-Shot Machine Translation.
Google said that even if the existing translation services cover the language used by most people around the world, there are only about 100 kinds of languages, accounting for about 1%of the language of the world. Moreover, most of the popular languages are concentrated in Europe, and Africa or America. Many languages are ignored.