Spanish Speller TIP is an online application that retrieves the most-similar words to a given. The result is shown in two lists of words: Similars and Suggestions.
The Levenshtein distance has been modified to consider the vowels with accents on the vowels without accents at a shorter distance than other characters.
The lexical base on which consultations are carried out is about five million Spanish words . The search term may not exist.
In the next example, we search for the word "parato" (not in the base).
Also, this resource can be used by means of a specific url to get the results as an XML document that can be used in any application. There are two URL formats to retrieve the list of similars or the list of suggestions:
There is also the possibility of directly use the service through its operations. You must add a reference to the service Speller.es.ulpgc.dis.tip
Hernández-Figueroa, Z; Rodríguez-Rodríguez, G; Carreras-Riudavets, F (2012). Speller TIP. Available at https://tulengua.es