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Top 10 most used words in a text document

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How do I get the top 10 most used words in a text document ?
Any examples out their ?
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One way would be to read each word in the document, and add it to a list.  Then do a count of how many times each word appears.
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by:u2envy1
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How will I do the count ? Then do a count of how many times each word appears.
If I have a list List<string> myList = new List<String>();
How do I count ?
myList.Add("The");
myList.Add("lazy");
myList.Add("Brown");
myList.Add("Fox");
myList.Add("was");
myList.Add("too");
myList.Add("lazy");
myList.Add("to");
myList.Add("jump");
myList.Add("over");
myList.Add("the");
myList.Add("brown");
myList.Add("dog");

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by:Gautham Janardhan
Gautham Janardhan earned 250 total points
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u can use the grioup by function available for the list to group by the words and then check the count
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Thx
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