[R] Selecting several columns/rows of a dataframe?

Sarah Goslee sarah.goslee at gmail.com
Wed May 1 22:17:32 CEST 2013

Hi Joel,

I have no idea what you actually want, since there's no context in
your email, but you should probably see:
for information on how to subset a data frame by rows and/or columns
using either numerical indices or names (if appropriate for the


On Wed, May 1, 2013 at 4:04 PM, Joel Prokopchuk <joelproko at gmail.com> wrote:
> Sorry, the use of rows/columns I found so far was rather
> contradictive, both refering to what can be gotten via subset()
> instead of what I'm looking for.
> Is there a way to get multiple colums/rows? Something like
> corpus.df${mph,mgl,eng}
> Thanks in advance for any answers.
> --
> Joel Prokopchuk

Sarah Goslee

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