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Bolland, John

Basic Stats

Total words by this author in corpus - 2,315
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 940
Ratio of total words to unique words - 2.463
Tagged as MNA (Mid Northern A) dialect.
Top ten most common words - the, an, a, o, ah, , wiz, ma, in, tae,

List of texts in corpus

A Chocolate Cowboy
From Glasgow To Saturn (01-01-2008 ) in Lallans dialect, categorised as prose (2,315 words)

Author word usage frequencies

WordCount Normalised
per 100,000
the1596868.25
an964146.87
a502159.83
o431857.45
ah421814.25
411771.06
wiz321382.29
ma311339.09
in291252.7
tae261123.11
251079.91
s22950.32
on22950.32
it22950.32
he21907.13
fae17734.34
doon17734.34
-16691.14
oot16691.14
there14604.75
wi14604.75
like14604.75
that13561.56
12518.36
up12518.36
seyd12518.36
bi12518.36
me11475.16
thon11475.16
derek11475.16
fur10431.97
intae10431.97
as10431.97
her10431.97
night10431.97
jist10431.97
bit10431.97
bars9388.77
then9388.77
nae9388.77
we9388.77
mars9388.77
where8345.57
d8345.57
aa8345.57
or8345.57
she7302.38
road7302.38
lexwell7302.38
thit6259.18
twa6259.18
ye6259.18
mebbe6259.18
wisnae6259.18
back6259.18
when6259.18
mi6259.18
aff5215.98
ay5215.98
i5215.98
even5215.98
their5215.98
light5215.98
faither5215.98
grass5215.98
and5215.98
close5215.98
hid5215.98
this5215.98
fuckin4172.79
masel4172.79
mary4172.79
dad4172.79
space4172.79
enough4172.79
them4172.79
you4172.79
again4172.79
ken4172.79
get4172.79
be4172.79
so4172.79
past4172.79
bar4172.79
yer4172.79
come4172.79
chain4172.79
burn4172.79
behind4172.79
auld4172.79
ower4172.79
for4172.79
love4172.79
damp4172.79
nuts4172.79
dark4172.79
kept4172.79
swing3129.59
been3129.59
noo3129.59
his3129.59
us3129.59
could3129.59
cried3129.59
3129.59
oan3129.59
draw3129.59
didnae3129.59
now3129.59
at3129.59
if3129.59
else3129.59
wee3129.59
whit3129.59
thir3129.59
know3129.59
wan3129.59
derek3129.59
themselves3129.59
glug3129.59
sensed3129.59
cauld3129.59
towards3129.59
were3129.59
milky3129.59
left3129.59
kent3129.59
comin3129.59
is3129.59
which3129.59
far3129.59
time3129.59
had3129.59
same3129.59
cowboy3129.59
oor3129.59
thing3129.59
black3129.59
wifey3129.59
linwood3129.59
some3129.59
fast3129.59
drive3129.59
low3129.59
see3129.59
right3129.59
couldnae3129.59
him286.39
milk286.39
keep286.39
aboot286.39
286.39
made286.39
aye286.39
never286.39
can286.39
but286.39
slung286.39
quick286.39
another286.39
things286.39
middle286.39
thought286.39
am286.39
shite286.39
sing286.39
you286.39
side286.39
well286.39
eric286.39
shoulda286.39
streetlamp286.39
pistol286.39
dragged286.39
brediland286.39
bus286.39
ha286.39
aat286.39
stript286.39
hill286.39
intil286.39
hillman286.39
years286.39
they286.39
structure286.39
voices286.39
docks286.39
lassies286.39
dry286.39
grun286.39
dizzy286.39
fell286.39
mattress286.39
ablo286.39
bank286.39
below286.39
high286.39
rope286.39
tree286.39
hung286.39
presst286.39
scheme286.39
man286.39
glow286.39
got286.39
more286.39
no286.39
who286.39
fox286.39
jonjo286.39
opent286.39
place286.39
of286.39
have286.39
smokin286.39
jonjo286.39
livin286.39
case286.39
n286.39
offie286.39
hear286.39
hauns286.39
mooth286.39
between286.39
neither286.39
baith286.39
young286.39
colour286.39
ernie286.39
how286.39
waitin286.39
through286.39
lobby286.39
room286.39
ury286.39
twinty286.39
lane286.39
across286.39
green286.39
sey286.39
aabdy286.39
avenue286.39
wur286.39
whatever286.39
halloween286.39
hae286.39
tay286.39
must286.39
take286.39
naw286.39
screamin286.39
every286.39
onyhow286.39
plastic286.39
monkey286.39
bag286.39
smelly286.39
flats286.39
ll286.39
hiz286.39
october286.39
blade286.39
flair286.39
tap286.39
places286.39
late286.39
door286.39
catch286.39