BrowserUk has asked for the wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:

Is is possible to write a script that when fed a file containing properly formed Unicode text, it will count the number of words and sentences it contains?

With the rise and rise of 'Social' network sites: 'Computers are making people easier to use everyday'
Examine what is said, not who speaks -- Silence betokens consent -- Love the truth but pardon error.
"Science is about questioning the status quo. Questioning authority".
In the absence of evidence, opinion is indistinguishable from prejudice.