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Google - Did You Mean: Get spelling correction suggestions from Google

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didyoumean 1.0Freeware5.0PHP 5, Text processing, Web services
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This class can be used to get suggestions for possibly misspelled words using Google.

It takes an expression of one or more words and accesses Google to perform a search.

If Google search results page suggests an alternative words with eventually correct spelling, the class returns the suggested words.

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Some applications need to verify and eventually fix the spelling of text entered by the users.

Google search achieves this by presenting alternative spelling of text entered by the users when it seems incorrect.

This class takes advantage of this to query Google search and obtain an eventual correction of the spelling of text entered by the users without having to depend on PHP spell checking extensions.

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