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Manson, John

Basic Stats

Total words by this author in corpus - 1,255
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 584
Ratio of total words to unique words - 2.149
Tagged as NNB (North Northern B (Caithness)) dialect.
Top ten most common words - the, o, and, a, in, i, on, ye, nicht, aa,

List of texts in corpus

Chuckies fir the Cairn
Luath (13-01-2009 ) in Doric (Dumfries) dialect, categorised as poetry (1,255 words)

Author word usage frequencies

WordCount Normalised
per million
the10785,258.96
o3830,278.88
and3729,482.07
a3427,091.63
in3225,498.01
i1915,139.44
on1511,952.19
ye129,561.75
nicht118,764.94
aa107,968.13
frae107,968.13
til107,968.13
no97,171.31
he97,171.31
ma97,171.31
nae86,374.50
them86,374.50
deid86,374.50
ir86,374.50
lek86,374.50
bit86,374.50
wi86,374.50
doun75,577.69
bi75,577.69
auld75,577.69
wir75,577.69
agane64,780.88
his64,780.88
whan64,780.88
is53,984.06
we53,984.06
year53,984.06
thae53,984.06
at53,984.06
this53,984.06
day53,984.06
syne53,984.06
soun53,984.06
they53,984.06
twa53,984.06
throu53,984.06
hae53,984.06
wis53,984.06
owre43,187.25
sleepan43,187.25
wha43,187.25
for43,187.25
ah43,187.25
time43,187.25
mair43,187.25
up43,187.25
fuirsday43,187.25
hus43,187.25
see43,187.25
fur43,187.25
naethin43,187.25
vyces43,187.25
cam32,390.44
there32,390.44
gaed32,390.44
stane32,390.44
him32,390.44
gress32,390.44
whaur32,390.44
sheddas32,390.44
banes32,390.44
some32,390.44
lyan32,390.44
pu'd32,390.44
aff32,390.44
rain32,390.44
its32,390.44
coman32,390.44
as32,390.44
me32,390.44
find32,390.44
canna32,390.44
eftir32,390.44
vallejo32,390.44
paris32,390.44
-32,390.44
sae32,390.44
dee32,390.44
cesar21,593.63
guid21,593.63
bides21,593.63
bifore21,593.63
asleep21,593.63
john's21,593.63
nor21,593.63
sanct21,593.63
stude21,593.63
macdiarmid21,593.63
chaak-white21,593.63
fais21,593.63
that21,593.63
skroo21,593.63
merrynes21,593.63
oan21,593.63
haed21,593.63
airms21,593.63
days21,593.63
maun21,593.63
mature21,593.63
gell21,593.63
lang21,593.63
end21,593.63
scots21,593.63
yella21,593.63
i've21,593.63
notes21,593.63
man21,593.63
haurd21,593.63
train21,593.63
brae21,593.63
english21,593.63
gangs21,593.63
an21,593.63
forgettan21,593.63
karm21,593.63
here21,593.63
mebbe21,593.63
can21,593.63
yit21,593.63
strae21,593.63
masel21,593.63
sleep21,593.63
neeps21,593.63
evin21,593.63
anerlie21,593.63
sall21,593.63
near21,593.63
lat21,593.63
rod21,593.63
heerd21,593.63
gravestanes21,593.63
been21,593.63
of21,593.63
een21,593.63
about21,593.63
round21,593.63
bitween21,593.63
black21,593.63
ane21,593.63
yirth21,593.63
fyow21,593.63
did21,593.63
houses21,593.63
gang21,593.63
without21,593.63
back21,593.63
it's21,593.63
pints21,593.63
cords21,593.63
lass21,593.63
scottish21,593.63
weet21,593.63
alreddy21,593.63
crushed21,593.63
hert21,593.63
out21,593.63
ither21,593.63
laachan21,593.63
nakit21,593.63
tae21,593.63
bonfires21,593.63
grey21,593.63
lichted21,593.63
aroun21,593.63