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diff --git a/doc/compiler.txt b/doc/compiler.txt
index e296c0e..05c5981 100644
@@ -52,13 +52,13 @@ TABLE OF CONTENTS:
function by function into simple operations that are relatively close to
the machine. Sizes are fixed, and all loops, if statements, etc. are
replaced with gotos. The next phase is a machine-independent optimizer,
- which currenty does nothing other than simply folding trees. In the final
+ which currently does nothing other than simply folding trees. In the final
phase, the instructions are selected and the registers are allocated.
So, to recap, the phases are as follows:
parse Tokenize, parse, and analyze the source
- flatten Rewrite the complex nodes into simpe ones
+ flatten Rewrite the complex nodes into simple ones
opt Optimize the flattened source trees
gen Generate the assembly code
@@ -126,7 +126,7 @@ TABLE OF CONTENTS:
'parse/gram.h'. The lexer and parser code is the only code that
depends on these token constants.
- The lexer is initalized through 'tokinit(char *file)'. This function
+ The lexer is initialized through 'tokinit(char *file)'. This function
will open the file passed in, read all the data from it in one go
and set up the internal data for the tokenizer. The tokenizing is then
done while the whole file is in memory, which means that this code
@@ -177,7 +177,7 @@ TABLE OF CONTENTS:
'checkns()' function. Second, because we need to know the LHS of a
member expression before we can check if the RHS is valid, and we
are not guaranteed to know this at the first time that we see it, the
- expression is assumed to be valid, and this asumption is verified in
+ expression is assumed to be valid, and this assumption is verified in
a post-processing pass. Casts are validated in a deferred manner
@@ -225,7 +225,7 @@ TABLE OF CONTENTS:
The format for this is only documented in the source, and is a
- straighforward dump of the trees to memory. It is constantly shifting,
+ straightforward dump of the trees to memory. It is constantly shifting,
and will not reliably work between compiler versions.
@@ -314,7 +314,7 @@ TABLE OF CONTENTS:
5.2. Register Allocation:
Register allocation is done via the algorithm described in "Iterated
- Regster Coalescing" by Appel and George. As of the time of this
+ Register Coalescing" by Appel and George. As of the time of this
writing, the register allocator does not yet implement overlapping
register classes. This will be done as described in "A generalized
algorithm for graph-coloring register allocation" by Smith, Ramsey,
diff --git a/doc/lang.txt b/doc/lang.txt
index fc818dc..77a0aa9 100644
@@ -82,8 +82,8 @@ TABLE OF CONTENTS:
These are fully described in section 3.2 of this manual.
In the compiler, single semicolons (';') and newline (\x10)
- characters are treated identically, and are therefore interchangable.
- They will both be referred to "endline"s thoughout this manual.
+ characters are treated identically, and are therefore interchangeable.
+ They will both be referred to "endline"s throughout this manual.
3. SYNTAX OVERVIEW:
@@ -104,7 +104,7 @@ TABLE OF CONTENTS:
var: Declares a variable value. This value may be
assigned to, copied from, and modified.
generic: Declares a specializable value. This value
- has the same restricitions as a const, but
+ has the same restrictions as a const, but
taking its address is not defined. The type
parameters for a generic must be explicitly
named in the declaration in order for their
@@ -260,7 +260,7 @@ TABLE OF CONTENTS:
Blocks are the "carriers of code" in Myrddin programs. They consist
of series of expressions, typically ending with a ';;', although the
function-level block ends at the function's '}', and in if
- statemments, an 'elif' may terminate a block. They can contain any
+ statements, an 'elif' may terminate a block. They can contain any
number of declarations, expressions, control constructs, and empty
lines. Every control statement example below will (and, in fact,
must) have a block attached to the control statement.
@@ -545,7 +545,7 @@ TABLE OF CONTENTS:
current contents, and a type to hold. They are declared by
placing the keyword 'union' before a list of tag-type pairs.
They may also omit the type, in which case, the tag is
- suficient to determine which option was selected.
+ sufficient to determine which option was selected.
[int, int, char] a tuple of 2 ints and a char
@@ -694,7 +694,7 @@ TABLE OF CONTENTS:
The quoted form searches the local directory for "localpkg". By
convention, the package it imports does not match the name
"localpkg", but instead is used as partial of the definition of the
- importer's package. This is a confusing description.
+ importers package. This is a confusing description.
A typical use of a quoted import is to allow splitting one package
into multiple files. In order to support this behavior, if a package
@@ -783,7 +783,7 @@ TABLE OF CONTENTS:
possible, and it is not well served by overly abstract or bulky code.
The code written should be a readable description of an algorithm,
aimed at conveying the essential operations in a linear and
- straightforward fasion.
+ straightforward fashion.
Write for humans, not machines. Write linearly, so that an algorithm
can be understood with minimal function-chasing.