Converts a csv of Chinese words to a csv of example sentences for use in Anki.
Note: This uses the free online dictionary at dict.naver.com to pull sentences, please be respectful.
As you're learning Chinese you'll come across new words that you would like to practice. You can use this gem as such:
- As you read an article or watch a video
- Write down any new words you find on a new in line a text file
- Enter only one word per line
- Once done, save the file
- Use this library to convert those words into examples sentences
- These sentences can be used for your own study in Anki or whatever you like
Add this line to your application's Gemfile:
And then execute:
Or install it yourself as:
$ gem install chinese_phrases
chinese_phrases export input_words.csv
Output will be at
By default output will be in traditional Chinese.
chinese_phrases help export Usage: chinese_phrases export Options: [--output-file=OUTPUT_FILE] [--max-len=N] # Default: 15 [--max-per=N] # Default: 10 [--page-size=N] # Default: 50 [--trad], [--no-trad] # Default: true Output given word csv to phrases csv
After checking out the repo, run
bin/setup to install dependencies. You can also run
bin/console for an interactive prompt that will allow you to experiment.
To install this gem onto your local machine, run
bundle exec rake install. To release a new version, update the version number in
version.rb, and then run
bundle exec rake release, which will create a git tag for the version, push git commits and tags, and push the
.gem file to rubygems.org.
Bug reports and pull requests are welcome on GitHub at https://github.com/bendangelo/chinese_phrases. This project is intended to be a safe, welcoming space for collaboration, and contributors are expected to adhere to the Contributor Covenant code of conduct.
The gem is available as open source under the terms of the MIT License.
Code of Conduct
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