TextQuest - Software


Concordances (KWIC)

TextQuest generates cocordances in KWIC (key-word-in-context) format. Each search pattern is displayed listwise and centered within a line. This looks like this:

The KWIC-lines can be sorted by search patterns in alphabetical order, otherwise they are listed in the sequence they occur within the text unit and the sequence of search patterns of the category system.

This is useful for a validation of the search patterns, especially with ambiguity and negation. The following options are available.