Introduction: Python Program - Measure Number of Letters in a Word
# Program to measure the number of letters in a word print ("Checking to see if words in list are longer than 8 characters.") # Open the text file and import it into the file object alphafile = open("wordfile.txt") # Do the following for each line in the file for line in alphafile: # Remove whitespace characters from beginning and end of line # Then place the line into variable "word" word = line.strip() # Get the number of characters in a word # And place into varible "lengthofword" lengthofword = len(word) # Check to see of the length of the word is longer than 8 characters # If it is, print out the word if lengthofword > 8: print("Word longer than 8 characters:", word)
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