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import random
class Markov(object):
def __init__(self, open_file):
self.cache = {}
self.open_file = open_file
self.words = self.file_to_words()
self.word_size = len(self.words)
def file_to_words(self):
data =
words = data.split()
return words
def triples(self):
""" Generates triples from the given data string. So if our string were
"What a lovely day", we'd generate (What, a, lovely) and then
(a, lovely, day).
if len(self.words) < 3:
for i in range(len(self.words) - 2):
yield (self.words[i], self.words[i+1], self.words[i+2])
def database(self):
for w1, w2, w3 in self.triples():
key = (w1, w2)
if key in self.cache:
self.cache[key] = [w3]
def generate_markov_text(self, size=25):
seed = random.randint(0, self.word_size-3)
seed_word, next_word = self.words[seed], self.words[seed+1]
w1, w2 = seed_word, next_word
gen_words = []
for i in xrange(size):
w1, w2 = w2, random.choice(self.cache[(w1, w2)])
return ' '.join(gen_words)
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