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Re: lHow to do a reverse word list in Perl

From:René Uittenbogaard <ruittenb@...>
Date:Friday, October 27, 2006, 13:55
On 10/27/06, Dirk Elzinga <dirk.elzinga@...> wrote:
> On 10/27/06, Mark Reed <markjreed@...> wrote: > > I saw the subject and thought you meant a translating list in the > > opposite direction. Why would you want to sort a word list in > > alphabetical order according to the backward spelling of the word? I > > feel I'm missing an application here. > > Since you're sorting from the end, all words sharing a suffix will be > grouped together.This can be a big help if you're doing a > morphological analysis. > > Dirk
And it helps finding words that rhyme, for writing poetry. René