stylo.pronouns: List of pronouns

Description Usage Arguments Value Author(s) References See Also Examples

View source: R/stylo.pronouns.R

Description

This function returns a list of pronouns that can be used as a stop word list for different stylometric analyses. It has been shown that pronoun deletion improves, to some extent, attribution accuracy of stylometric procedures (e.g. in English novels: Hoover 2004a; 2004b).

Usage

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stylo.pronouns(corpus.lang = "English")

Arguments

corpus.lang

an optional argument specifying the language of the texts analyzed: available languages are English, Latin, Polish, Dutch, French, German, Spanish, Italian, and Hungarian (default is English).

Value

The function returns a vector of pronouns.

Author(s)

Jan Rybicki, Maciej Eder, Mike Kestemont

References

Hoover, D. (2004a). Testing Burrows's delta. "Literary and Linguistic Computing", 19(4): 453-75.

Hoover, D. (2004b). Delta prime?. "Literary and Linguistic Computing", 19(4): 477-95.

See Also

stylo

Examples

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stylo.pronouns()
stylo.pronouns(corpus.lang = "Latin")
my.stop.words = stylo.pronouns(corpus.lang = "German")

Example output

### stylo version: 0.7.3 ###

If you plan to cite this software (please do!), use the following reference:
    Eder, M., Rybicki, J. and Kestemont, M. (2016). Stylometry with R:
    a package for computational text analysis. R Journal 8(1): 107-121.
    <https://journal.r-project.org/archive/2016/RJ-2016-007/index.html>

To get full BibTeX entry, type: citation("stylo")
Warning message:
no DISPLAY variable so Tk is not available 
 [1] "he"         "her"        "hers"       "herself"    "him"       
 [6] "himself"    "his"        "i"          "me"         "mine"      
[11] "my"         "myself"     "our"        "ours"       "ourselves" 
[16] "she"        "thee"       "their"      "them"       "themselves"
[21] "they"       "thou"       "thy"        "thyself"    "us"        
[26] "we"         "ye"         "you"        "your"       "yours"     
[31] "yourself"  
There were 50 or more warnings (use warnings() to see the first 50)
 [1] "ea"        "eae"       "eam"       "earum"     "eas"       "ego"      
 [7] "ei"        "eis"       "eius"      "eo"        "eorum"     "eos"      
[13] "eum"       "id"        "illa"      "illae"     "illam"     "illarum"  
[19] "illas"     "ille"      "illi"      "illis"     "illius"    "illo"     
[25] "illorum"   "illos"     "illud"     "illum"     "is"        "me"       
[31] "mea"       "meae"      "meam"      "mearum"    "meas"      "mei"      
[37] "meis"      "meo"       "meos"      "meorum"    "meum"      "meus"     
[43] "mihi"      "nobis"     "nos"       "noster"    "nostra"    "nostrae"  
[49] "nostram"   "nostrarum" "nostras"   "nostri"    "nostris"   "nostro"   
[55] "nostros"   "nostrorum" "nostrum"   "sua"       "suae"      "suam"     
[61] "suarum"    "suas"      "sui"       "suis"      "suo"       "suos"     
[67] "suorum"    "suum"      "suus"      "te"        "tibi"      "tu"       
[73] "tua"       "tuae"      "tuam"      "tuarum"    "tuas"      "tui"      
[79] "tuis"      "tuo"       "tuos"      "tuorum"    "tuum"      "tuus"     
[85] "vester"    "vestra"    "vestrae"   "vestram"   "vestrarum" "vestras"  
[91] "vestri"    "vestris"   "vestro"    "vestros"   "vestrorum" "vestrum"  
[97] "vobis"     "vos"      

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