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Simple Regex spellchecker based on Wikipedia's RegExTypoFix project

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RegEx Typo Fix

Regex spellchecker based on Wikipedia's `RegExTypoFix` project

.. _RegExTypoFix:

The dictionary prepared by wikipedia contains most common incorrectly spelled words.


The easiest way to install it is using pip::

pip install regextypofix

from regextypofix import correct
print (correct('whiel selled'))

Add more patterns
You can either create your own dictionary or just append to the default dictionary::

from regextypofix import correct, create_dictionary

# Build default dictionary
default_dictionary = create_dictionary()

# User defined dictionary
user_dictionary = create_dictionary('./path_to_text_files')

# Complete dictionary
dictionary = default_dictionary + user_dictionary

# Now pass dictionary to `correct`

correct('whiel selled', dictionary=dictionary)

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