batch syllabication scheme?

Mark Swindell mdswindell at
Tue Dec 24 00:17:01 EST 2002

on 12/23/02 8:42 PM, David Vaughan at dvk at wrote:

> On Tuesday, Dec 24, 2002, at 14:15 Australia/Sydney, Mark Swindell
> wrote:
>> I'm working on a project that requires me to syllabicate a hundreds and
>> hundreds of words.  Is there any scheme that I might incorporate into
>> Revolution to help automate this job?
> Are you looking for the syllabification rules or the code? In the
> latter case, what are your rules? Rev manages characters, words and
> tokens very well, but last I looked syllables were not an element.
> regards
> David

I'm wondering about a way to automate a tedious task... ideally I could send
my lists to a dictionary and return all the words back to me syllabicated,
with hyphens or bullets between the syllables.  But I don't know how that
would work, or if it's possible with Revolution.


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