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Concordance Tool - User-Friendly Data Mining

Concordance Tool - User-Friendly Data Mining

AntCont - is a very friendly tool for a quick text search for words, word patterns and word clusters. There are various benefits of using it:

1. Learn how words and phrases are used in your corpus (e.g. Literature or Writing class)

2. Concordance Plot: text is represented as a vertical bar and searched items are shown  where they appear in the text. An example of use would be a location of an actor or specific event during the course of a novel.

3. Create a word list and search for collocates that can be ordered by the frequency of the left or right term.

4. It runs on any computer platforms and it is free.

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As an addendum, here is a YouTube tutorial by the creator.

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Thank you for the video tutorial link for Text Concordancer! Seeing is always better than reading!

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