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Tool to get a large collection of words.

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Get large collection of words from books.


  1. Make a directory called books/
  2. Put .txt files in it. Presumably large ones, i.e. books, which are easily available from Gutenberg.
  3. Run and wait a moment.
  4. Receive dictionary.txt.

Description simply reads each of the books and puts each of the words in a book filtering any that obviously aren’t words (anything containing numbers or punctuation).

NOTE: This method may generate non-words which look like words. It is worth revieiwng the lexicon before any serious use.

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