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David Foster Wallace
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Concordance (learn more)
These are the 100 most frequently used words in another edition of this book.

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Text Stats
These statistics are computed from the text of another edition of this book. (learn more)
Readability (learn more) Compared with other books
Fog Index:  15.5
73% are easier
27% are harder
Flesch Index:  46.0
58% are easier
42% are harder
Flesch-Kincaid Index:  13.0
77% are easier
23% are harder
Complexity (learn more)
Complex Words:  14%
48% have fewer
52% have more
Syllables per Word:  1.6
49% have fewer
51% have more
Words per Sentence:  24.9
88% have fewer
12% have more
Number of
Characters:  800,330
84% have fewer
16% have more
Words:  132,556
86% have fewer
14% have more
Sentences:  5,321
69% have fewer
31% have more
Fun stats
Words per Dollar:  8,837  
Words per Ounce:  9,747  

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