Readability: Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level

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Description

This is just a convenient wrapper function for readability.

Usage

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flesch.kincaid(txt.file, hyphen = NULL, parameters = c(asl = 0.39, asw =
  11.8, const = 15.59), ...)

Arguments

txt.file

Either an object of class kRp.tagged-class, a character vector which must be be a valid path to a file containing the text to be analyzed, or a list of text features. If the latter, calculation is done by readability.num.

hyphen

An object of class kRp.hyphen. If NULL, the text will be hyphenated automatically.

parameters

A numeric vector with named magic numbers, defining the relevant parameters for the index.

...

Further valid options for the main function, see readability for details.

Details

Calculates the Flesch-Kincaid grade level. In contrast to readability, which by default calculates all possible indices, this function will only calculate the index value.

Value

An object of class kRp.readability-class.

Examples

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## Not run: 
flesch.kincaid(tagged.text)

## End(Not run)

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