A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Calderwood, Lynsey

Basic Stats

Total words by this author in corpus - 3,050
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 776
Ratio of total words to unique words - 3.93
Tagged as WCE (West Central) dialect.
Top ten most common words - ah, the, an, she, tae, said, s, it, ma, a,

List of texts in corpus

Mumbo Jumbo
Litro magazine (01-01-2006 ) in Lallans dialect, categorised as prose (1,873 words)

Cantsmell
From Glasgow To Saturn (01-01-2020 ) in Lallans dialect, categorised as prose (1,177 words)

Author word usage frequencies

WordCount Normalised
per 100,000
ah1434688.52
the1083540.98
an1073508.2
she902950.82
tae792590.16
said762491.8
s601967.21
it581901.64
ma571868.85
a531737.7
in511672.13
wis451475.41
her381245.9
yi29950.82
aw28918.03
me28918.03
27885.25
cos23754.1
ae21688.52
that21688.52
wi20655.74
wit20655.74
he19622.95
no19622.95
got19622.95
fur19622.95
aboot18590.16
on17557.38
up17557.38
pure17557.38
when17557.38
laura17557.38
yir16524.59
at16524.59
school16524.59
bonny15491.8
but15491.8
you15491.8
jist15491.8
lik14459.02
madame14459.02
d13426.23
this12393.44
then12393.44
went12393.44
teacher11360.66
his11360.66
they11360.66
wur11360.66
m11360.66
class10327.87
did10327.87
don10327.87
there10327.87
wid10327.87
t10327.87
cantsmell10327.87
be9295.08
we9295.08
aye9295.08
doon9295.08
talkin9295.08
wee9295.08
charlene8262.3
heid8262.3
nits8262.3
harpreet8262.3
hud8262.3
how8262.3
well8262.3
oot8262.3
back8262.3
intae8262.3
see8262.3
day8262.3
so7229.51
fae7229.51
next7229.51
gaunny7229.51
right7229.51
huv7229.51
time7229.51
naw7229.51
get7229.51
french7229.51
always7229.51
oor7229.51
know6196.72
them6196.72
sit6196.72
three6196.72
if6196.72
puni6196.72
go6196.72
is6196.72
been6196.72
come6196.72
us6196.72
aff6196.72
pit6196.72
kirsty6196.72
face6196.72
didnae6196.72
daein6196.72
ll6196.72
wan5163.93
as5163.93
history5163.93
hair5163.93
dead5163.93
understaun5163.93
mornin5163.93
gettin5163.93
never5163.93
tolt5163.93
words5163.93
think5163.93
another5163.93
or5163.93
canny5163.93
nurse5163.93
sammy5163.93
these4131.15
dae4131.15
semple4131.15
test4131.15
tryin4131.15
shut4131.15
way4131.15
somethin4131.15
sat4131.15
startet4131.15
him4131.15
after4131.15
german4131.15
man4131.15
couldnae4131.15
want4131.15
karen4131.15
gied4131.15
thought4131.15
re4131.15
half4131.15
work4131.15
widnae398.36
room398.36
staunin398.36
thir398.36
can398.36
either398.36
comes398.36
colin398.36
big398.36
might398.36
cantwell398.36
jotter398.36
could398.36
seen398.36
bus398.36
why398.36
say398.36
pal398.36
sayin398.36
feel398.36
came398.36
week398.36
haun398.36
says398.36
sick398.36
till398.36
help398.36
any398.36
meant398.36
sits398.36
desk398.36
parents398.36
before398.36
best398.36
even398.36
primary398.36
too398.36
book398.36
off398.36
crappin398.36
to398.36
masel398.36
ears398.36
same398.36
thing398.36
simple398.36
punies398.36
away398.36
though398.36
of398.36
for398.36
clatty265.57
kyle265.57
forgot265.57
fingernails265.57
opent265.57
ootside265.57
stood265.57
toilet265.57
door265.57
subject265.57
side265.57
marks265.57
believe265.57
stayed265.57
blond265.57
smiled265.57
row265.57
are265.57
stuff265.57
until265.57
bag265.57
turnt265.57
left265.57
hygiene265.57
was265.57
heard265.57
maaa265.57
still265.57
thirties265.57
changin265.57
sing265.57
paki265.57
eighteen265.57
tellin265.57
only265.57
tell265.57
yi265.57
d265.57
used265.57
has265.57
saw265.57
bar265.57
ever265.57
evrubdy265.57
ding265.57
bwat265.57
bad265.57
breath265.57
oors265.57
office265.57
pronounce265.57
actually265.57
super265.57
tried265.57
job265.57
gave265.57
out265.57
mind265.57
hate265.57
ages265.57
walkin265.57
boys265.57
nearly265.57
except265.57
nit265.57
millions265.57
market265.57
seein265.57
folk265.57
mad265.57
usually265.57
phones265.57
tapes265.57
listenin265.57
ten265.57
learnin265.57
makes265.57
roon265.57
top265.57
two265.57
totally265.57
front265.57
scratchin265.57
noo265.57
smell265.57
kept265.57
tape265.57
minutes265.57
look265.57
endet265.57
first265.57
word265.57
days265.57
dis265.57
apparently265.57
talks265.57
gromits265.57
hearin265.57
signature265.57
lookin265.57
wearin265.57
gaun265.57
ripped265.57
some265.57
since265.57
high265.57
regi265.57
let265.57
looked265.57
massive265.57
cawd265.57
ootae265.57
twenty265.57
dandruff265.57
and265.57
shite265.57
finally265.57
four265.57
need265.57
become265.57
mingin265.57
care265.57
ask265.57
every265.57
pen265.57
red265.57
through265.57
case265.57
mair265.57
language265.57