[R] Help retrieving only Portuguese words from a file

Rui Barradas ruipbarradas at sapo.pt
Tue May 28 18:02:26 CEST 2013


And some words exist in Portuguese, Spanish and English, the three 
languages of the problem. For instance, "animal". I don't think this 
problem can be solved, but a dictionary search would tell if it is a 
Portuguese word, which it is.

Rui Barradas

Em 28-05-2013 16:17, Marcus Nunes escreveu:
> I'm Brazilian
> I don't know a function like this either, but I can think of a problem
> using dictionary search.
> How can this search, if it exists, can distinguish between "espada", in
> Portuguese, and "espada", in Spanish? I know they have the same meaning in
> both languages, but it may cause some problems if the words need to be
> counted.
> Best,

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