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Black Like Me [Mass Market Paperback]

John Howard Griffin , Robert Bonazzi
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Concordance (learn more)
These are the 100 most frequently used words in this book.

again  against  almost  another  anything  asked  away  better  black  bus  call  called  came  car  children  city  come  country  day  door  down  even  eyes  face  felt  find  first  get  go  going  good  got  great  hands  head  heard  home  kind  knew  know  leaders  let  light  little  live  long  look  looked  man  men  might  mr  must  negro  negroes  new  night  nothing  now  old  people  place  race  really  right  room  sat  saw  say  seat  see  show  since  something  south  stood  street  take  talk  things  think  though  time  told  took  toward  town  turned  two  voice  walked  want  went  white  wife  window  without  woman  work  young 

Text Stats
These statistics are computed from the text of this book. (learn more)
Readability (learn more) Compared with other books
Fog Index:  9.6
23% are easier
77% are harder
Flesch Index:  66.3
24% are easier
76% are harder
Flesch-Kincaid Index:  7.5
24% are easier
76% are harder
Complexity (learn more)
Complex Words:  10%
26% have fewer
74% have more
Syllables per Word:  1.5
27% have fewer
73% have more
Words per Sentence:  14.2
35% have fewer
65% have more
Number of
Characters:  353,495
43% have fewer
57% have more
Words:  62,884
48% have fewer
52% have more
Sentences:  4,441
59% have fewer
41% have more
Fun stats
Words per Ounce:  15,721  

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