Searching for word tally program
Thread poster: gfe
gfe
Local time: 02:30
English to Italian
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Jul 11, 2008

For quality check purposes, I am looking for a program that will scan a text file and tally the different words. To clarify: I do not want to know that there are 1234 words, but that there are 123 "and", 234 "bread", 345 "butter" ... you get the idea. Capability to spot extended strings such as 32 "bread and butter" would be appreciated. Capability to remember and build incrementally from one scan to the next, ditto.
I suspect that such capabilities are present in some large/expensive packages, but what I hope to spot is something small and free.
Am I overlooking the obvious? Any suggestions welcome.
Thanks
Barny


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Lori Cirefice  Identity Verified
France
Local time: 02:30
French to English
Several freeware options Jul 11, 2008

PlusTools (works best with files under 7000 words)
Antconc
ExtrPhr32

Read more about them here:

http://www.proz.com/forum/software_applications/96347-terminology_extraction_software.html

I have tried all three, and found that PlusTools extractor was best at finding "extended strings", but the file size is a really unfortunate limitation.


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