vim spell

Author: yifei / Created: June 14, 2017, 12:20 p.m. / Modified: June 14, 2017, 2:44 p.m. / Edit

basic usage

:set spell to open, :set nospell to disable, :set spell! to toggle.

]s and [s to go to next and previous spell error. z= to see suggestions, but it's not good. use :nnoremap \s ea<C-X><C-S>

Use set spell to check spellings in vim, if you find word marked wrongly, simple press zg to add it the dictionary and zw to remove it from the dictionary, they can be revoked with zug and zuw. Use ]s to go forward in the highlighted errors and [s to go backwards. Use z= to bring up suggestions

[1] Vim cast on spell check

zg       Add word under the cursor as a good word to the first
         name in 'spellfile'.  A count may precede the command
         to indicate the entry in 'spellfile' to be used.  A
         count of two uses the second entry.

         In Visual mode the selected characters are added as a
         word (including white space!).
         When the cursor is on text that is marked as badly
         spelled then the marked text is used.
         Otherwise the word under the cursor, separated by
         non-word characters, is used.

         If the word is explicitly marked as bad word in
         another spell file the result is unpredictable.

zG       Like "zg" but add the word to the internal word list

zw       Like "zg" but mark the word as a wrong (bad) word.
         If the word already appears in 'spellfile' it is
         turned into a comment line.  See |spellfile-cleanup|
         for getting rid of those.

zW       Like "zw" but add the word to the internal word list

zug      Undo |zw| and |zg|, remove the word from the entry in
         'spellfile'.  Count used as with |zg|.

zuG      Undo |zW| and |zG|, remove the word from the internal
         word list.  Count used as with |zg|.