Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami wrote:

> if you do this
>
> put "He said, " & quote & "LiveCode has a very supportive community."
> & quote into tQuote
> put word 3 of the quote
>
>
> you get ""LiveCode has a very supportive community."
>
> is there a way to contrain the word delimiter to not include the
> straight quote as a delimiter?
>
> from an editor's point of view, this has 8 words not 3
>
> He said, "LiveCode has a very supportive community."

The trueWord chunk type was added early in the v7 series to take advantage of the Unicode lib's parsing rules that account for quotes and punctuation.

e.g.:

  put trueWord 3 of tQuote

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 Richard Gaskin
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