Highlight collocations, chunks, idioms, phrasal verbs and semi-fixed lexical phrases in texts. Perfect for building collocation awareness in ESL students
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Highlight collocations, chunks, idioms, phrasal verbs and semi-fixed lexical phrases in texts. Perfect for building collocation awareness in ESL students. Analyze your text here

features

  • highlights and lists chunks in a given text
  • very fast lookups using a slightly modified version of Steve Hanov's succinct bit string trie implementation
  • fully client-side and portable - works offline, too!
  • zero framework rubbish - pure vanilla javascript with zero overhead - tiny code with zero external dependencies
  • responsive mobile-first layout

demo

check it out here

further reading

Read up on the usefulness of teaching chunks / collocations in EFL classrooms here:

implementation details

Read more about performance-first string lookups in javascript using tries here:

MIT License

Copyright 2016-7 Wiktor Jakubczyc