Find Collocated Words


This is a recipe to find collocated words for a key word.

  1. Get an electronic text from a source such as Project Gutenberg;
  2. Choose a keyword you are interested in;
  3. Find collocated words using the TAPoR Find Collocates Tool;
  4. Explore the results for interesting combinations of words.
  • Finding a Text

Possible sources for electronic texts are listed on the Electronic Texts Panel of TAPoR. When preparing text for analysis, you should be aware that academic infrastructure included in the text may obstruct reading the text for its original construction. It may be useful to remove notes and other materials added by subsequent authors from the original work. You can use tools such TAPoR Extract Text to remove added material.