Sunday, May 25, 2014

Wondering whether a character in a certain time period would have used a certain word or phrase?

Wow.

Type in a word/phrase, select a date range from 1800-now, hit SEARCH LOTS OF BOOKS, and see how often it shows up. You can also compare one word/phrase to other words/phrases. Click here to try it.


Beware. It's habit-forming.




https://books.google.com/ngrams #amwriting