A software tool for performing concordance – the analysis of a set of words within its immediate context - on a body of text. The tool performs full concordance, reading and analysing each and every word in a text. It was initially written for the analysis of English texts, but has since been extended to cater for other Western languages. Limited support is also provided for text in East Asian scripts, such as Chinese and Korean.
- Index and word list creation
- Word frequency count
- Word usage comparison
- Keyword analysis
- Phrase and idiom discovery
A&H use case 1 description:
The Historical Corpus of the Welsh Language 1500-1850 project used Concordance to analyse samples of Welsh text of different stylistic levels and varying geographic provenance that were created between 1500-1850.
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