Vim Spelling - 03-05-20

Exampled by the errors in my blog posts, spelling is not my strength. Never was. Always felt focusing on spelling limited my vocabulary. So I rely on tech. From the first red squiggly line in MS Word to now.

Web UI base tools:

The problem with these is I have to leave the terminal. Tech Motto: Never leave the terminal. So I use vim’s built-in. It is surprisingly good.

In action:


demo using vim's builtin spell check


I write in both English and German so I have key maps for both

nnoremap <leader>se :setlocal spell spelllang=en<CR>
nnoremap <leader>sd :setlocal spell spelllang=de<CR>
nnoremap <leader>sn :setlocal nospell<CR>

Other spelling and writing tools:

\- [ vim ]