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Extract word from a String at specified position in R Programming – word() Function

  • Last Updated : 03 Jun, 2020

word() Function in R Language is used to extract words from a string from the position specified as argument.

Syntax: word(string, position)

Parameter:
string: From which word needs to be extracted
position: Specified Index value

Example 1:




# R Program to illustrate 
# the use of word function
  
# Loading Library
library(stringr)
  
# Creating a string
x <- "Geeks for Geeks"
  
# Extracting word
word(x, 2)

Output:

[1] "for"

Example 2:




# R Program to illustrate 
# the use of word function
  
# Loading Library
library(stringr)
  
# Creating a string
x <- "abc bcd 100 efg"
  
# Extracting words
word(x, 2, 4)

Output:

[1] "bcd 100 efg"
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