Topic outline

  • Introduction: How to extract metadata from a Nexis file

    Content

    • How to map textual elements on regular expressions
    • Basic character classes
    • Basic quantifiers
    • Basic matching strategies

    The task in this tutorial is to extract metadata from a Nexis file so that the resulting plain text can be analyzed in a corpus software like AntConc without the metadata disturbing the results.


    Hint: use the pop-out link in the upper right corner of the video to watch it in full screen.
    • Regex101