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How can I truncate a string to the first 20 words in PHP? ( word wrap )

Truncate strings by words 
 
 
PHP Function : 
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function limit_text($text, $limit) {
if (str_word_count($text, 0) > $limit) {
$words
= str_word_count($text, 2);
$pos
= array_keys($words);
$text
= substr($text, 0, $pos[$limit]) . '...';
}
return $text;
}

echo limit_text
('Hello here is a long sentence blah blah blah blah blah hahahaha haha haaaaaa', 5);
 
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Outputs:

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Hello here is a long ...

 
 

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