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The test

Your Tasks:

  1. Find all of the speakers. Use <spkr> in your replace window to wrap all of the speakers. Record your Find and Replace expressions with a brief description and any additional alterations you made to the text file.

    Bonus: Tag all of the speeches and corresponding speakers. Use <sp> for speech and <spkr> for speaker. Record your Find and Replace expressions with a brief description and any additional alterations you made to the text file. [Hint: remember how you wrapped chapters or acts!]

  2. Find all of the stage directions in parenthesis. Tag all of the stage directions with <sd> removing the pseudo-markup (a.k.a. the parentheses). Record your Find and Replace expressions with a brief description and any additional alterations you made to the text file.
  3. Make sure you add a root element and verify your new XML file is green in oXygen.
  4. Upload two files on Courseweb for this exercise:
    1. a plain-text file in which you recorded your steps
    2. your end result: the XML file you create