What languages are supported by Hawkeye?

Features and language support.

Hawkeye supports most languages. However, some of the checks in Hawkeye are language-specific and therefore behave differently depending on the language.

Below we have listed the language-specific features.

EN DE NL FR ES IT PT RU PL CAT SE DK HG IN
Transition words
Flesch reading ease
Passive voice
Function Words
Word Forms
Sentence beginnings
Sentence length

Language-specific variations of the readability analysis

What constitutes a good writing style is different in every language.
For this, we use style guides written for that specific language, or formulas that were specifically developed for that language.

Here, you can find out exactly what that leads to. If your language isn’t mentioned, it follows the default analysis.

Sentence length

Default Italian Polish Russian
Recommended maximum length 20 words 25 words 20 words 15 words
Maximum percentage of sentences over limit 30% 30% 20% 30%
Slightly too many sentences over the limit 25-30% 25-30% 15-20% 25-30%

Flesch Reading Ease

Default Russian
Very easy/td>

90 80
Easy 80 70
Fairly easy 70 60
Okay 60 50
Fairly difficult 50 40