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Monday 7 November 2011

Analyse written text

Earlier I wrote a simple script that checks a text for structural integrity, making sure there are no words close together etc. I converted this script to Python, dubbed it metacheck.py and I present the new and improved version here!

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Sunday 26 June 2011

Analyse word distance in text

Update: I wrote an improved version in Python, read more here.

When I was writing my thesis a few years ago, I wrote a script to find the word distance for each word, and signal words that are close together. I used this to find obvious flaws in texts without having to read it over every time. Especially if you are revising a text a lot, this might be useful to see if you need to use a thesaurus somewhere.

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