Wolfram Language & System 11.0 (2016)|Legacy Documentation

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WordList

WordList[]
gives a list of common words.

WordList[type]
gives a list of words of the specified type.

Details and OptionsDetails and Options

  • The following types are supported:
  • "CommonWords"common words (default)
    "KnownWords"known dictionary words
    poscommon words that can be a given part of speech
    {"type",pos}inflected, known, etc. words filtered by part of speech
    "Stopwords"words like "the" that are often considered insignificant
  • Core parts of speech are: "Noun", "Verb", "Adjective", "Adverb", "Preposition", "Conjunction", "Pronoun", "Determiner", and "Interjection".
  • WordList supports the following options:
  • IncludeInflectionsFalsewhether to include inflected forms of words
    Language$Languagewhat language to use
Introduced in 2015
(10.3)