# Remove Punctuation

## Goal¶

This post aims to introduce how to remove punctuation using string.

Reference

## Libraries¶

In [9]:
import string


## Create a document¶

In [10]:
documents = ["this isn't a sample.",
'this is another example.' ,
'this" also appears in the second example.'
'Is this an example?']

documents

Out[10]:
["this isn't a sample.",
'this is another example.',
'this" also appears in the second example.Is this an example?']

## Remove Punctuation¶

In [11]:
table = str.maketrans('', '', string.punctuation)
doc_removed_punctuation = [w.translate(table) for w in documents]
doc_removed_punctuation

Out[11]:
['this isnt a sample',
'this is another example',
'this also appears in the second exampleIs this an example']