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Word Count in Perl

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Submitted on: 9/18/2016 11:35:17 PM
By: Jake R. Pomperada  
Level: Beginner
User Rating: By 1 Users
Compatibility: 5.0 (all versions), Active Perl specific, 4.0 (all versions), 3.0 (all versions), Pre 3.0
Views: 4862
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     Here is a very simple program that I wrote using PERL as my programming language that will ask the user to give a sentence and then our program will count the number of words in the given sentence by the user. Add me at Facebook my address is jakerpomperada@gmail.com and jakerpomperada@yahoo.com. My mobile number here in the Philippines is 09173084360.
 
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=**************************************
= Name: Word Count in Perl
= Description:Here is a very simple program that I wrote using PERL as my programming language that will ask the user to give a sentence and then our program will count the number of words in the given sentence by the user.
Add me at Facebook my address is jakerpomperada@gmail.com and jakerpomperada@yahoo.com.
 
My mobile number here in the Philippines is 09173084360.
= By: Jake R. Pomperada
=**************************************

#!D:\xampp\perl\bin
$wordcount = 0; 
print "\n";
print "Word Count in PERL";
print "\n\n";
print "Enter a sentence : ";
$sentence = <>;
chop ($sentence); 
@array = split(/ /,$sentence); 
$wordcount += @array; 
print "\n";
print "Total number of words in the sentence is $wordcount."; 
print "\n\n";
print "End of Program";
print "\n";


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