Introduction

Introduction

Introduction --  computation of readability scores for text documents.

Text_Statistics Description

Text_Statistics allows for computation of readability indexes for text documents.

Text_Statistics calculates some basic readability metrics on a block of text. The number of words, the number of sentences, and the number of total syllables is counted. These statistics can be used to calculate the Flesch score for a sentence, which is a number (usually between 0 and 100) that represents the readability of the text. A basic breakdown of scores is:

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see the unit tests for additional examples.

Text_Word calculates the number of syllables in a word, based off of the number of contiguous vowel groupings in the word and applying matches to detect special cases.

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