Re: [R] Number of words in a string

From: Christos Hatzis <christos.hatzis_at_nuverabio.com>
Date: Wed, 09 Apr 2008 11:39:39 -0400

length(unlist(strsplit(C, ' ')))

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> Hi R,
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> A quick question: How do we find the number of words in a string?
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> Example:
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> C="Have a nice day"
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> And the number of words should be 4. any built in function or?...
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> Thanks, Shubha
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