common-words

    0.1.3 • Public • Published

    common-words NPM version

    Updated list (JSON) of the 100 most common words in the english language. Useful for excluding these words from arrays.

    From https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Most_common_words_in_English

    Example:

    [
      {
        "rank": "1",
        "word": "the"
      },
      {
        "rank": "2",
        "word": "be"
      },
      {
        "rank": "3",
        "word": "to"
      },
      ...
    ]

    Install

    Install with npm:

    npm i common-words --save-dev

    Usage

    var common = require('common-words');
     
    function removeCommonWords(words, common) {
      common.forEach(function(obj) {
        var word = obj.word;
        while (words.indexOf(word) !== -1) {
          words.splice(words.indexOf(word), 1);
        }
      });
      return words;
    };
    removeCommonWords(yourWords, common);

    Author

    Jon Schlinkert

    License

    Copyright (c) 2014 Jon Schlinkert, contributors. Released under the MIT license


    This file was generated by verb-cli on April 13, 2014.

    Install

    npm i common-words

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