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Estimate the readability of a text, e.g., the required reading skill level to understand a text.

Project description

Readability calculator is a simple program to estimate how skilled a reader must be to understand a piece of text. There is a large number of methods for that. The following ones are implemented in the current version of this program:

  1. Flesh Reading Ease
  2. Flesh Kincaid Grade Level
  3. Coleman Liau Index
  4. Gunning Fog Index
  5. SMOG Index
  6. ARI Index
  7. LIX Index
  8. Dale-Chall Score

Usage

#!/usr/bin/env python

from readcalc import readcalc

calc = readcalc.ReadCalc(“This is a simple text.”)

print calc.get_smog_index()

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