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Best way for detecting english grammatical errors.

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Best way for detecting english grammatical errors.

What do you guys suggest for detecting english languange grammatical errors in SAS? Is it possible?

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Re: Best way for detecting english grammatical errors.

This is more a feature of word processing software not programming languages, so I would say no. However it is possible to deal with spelling variations in which have a grammatical component such as singular and plural, even though it it won't tell you whether it is wrong or not.

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Re: Best way for detecting english grammatical errors.

In what context? Are you looking to parse some text documents?

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Re: Best way for detecting english grammatical errors.

From the gut:

Write the text fields to external files and run a spellchecker of your choice against them. Always use the proper tool for a given task. SAS is statistics and not word processing.

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