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Docherty, John F.

Basic Stats

Total words by this author in corpus - 6,359
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 1,358
Ratio of total words to unique words - 4.683
Tagged as LAL (General Central) dialect.
Top ten most common words - an, the, wis, a, in, tae, they, it, ah, ma,

List of texts in corpus

Lallans 82 - Lang Summer Days Pairt 2
Lallans Magazine (2013-03-01 ) in Central dialect, categorised as prose (4,253 words)
Lallans 81 - Lang Summer Days
Lallans Magazine (2012 ) in Central dialect, categorised as prose (2,106 words)

Author word usage frequencies

WordCount Normalised
per million
an33652,838.50
the31549,536.09
wis17327,205.54
a15624,532.16
in12319,342.66
tae12119,028.15
they10716,826.55
it9514,939.46
ah9314,624.94
ma7311,479.79
that6610,378.99
wir609,435.45
he609,435.45
e589,120.93
we538,334.64
thir518,020.13
wid487,548.36
ye477,391.10
o477,391.10
up467,233.84
had467,233.84
says416,447.55
she385,975.78
thim385,975.78
jist375,818.52
larry345,346.75
fur345,346.75
whin335,189.50
back325,032.24
at325,032.24
me314,874.98
oot314,874.98
here294,560.47
said294,560.47
wi294,560.47
aw284,403.21
wan284,403.21
aboot284,403.21
but274,245.95
doon264,088.69
wee253,931.44
bit253,931.44
this243,774.18
es243,774.18
or233,616.92
git233,616.92
on233,616.92
so223,459.66
whit223,459.66
if213,302.41
sometimes213,302.41
thomas213,302.41
go213,302.41
hoose203,145.15
could203,145.15
as203,145.15
no203,145.15
be192,987.89
ae192,987.89
deid182,830.63
sidney182,830.63
wint182,830.63
niver182,830.63
uncle182,830.63
fae172,673.38
see172,673.38
used172,673.38
then162,516.12
folk162,516.12
day152,358.86
gaun152,358.86
away152,358.86
don't152,358.86
oan142,201.60
how142,201.60
thing142,201.60
efter142,201.60
because142,201.60
gemma142,201.60
big142,201.60
even132,044.35
think132,044.35
faither132,044.35
us132,044.35
it's132,044.35
say132,044.35
time132,044.35
night121,887.09
been121,887.09
mammy121,887.09
know121,887.09
got121,887.09
grannie111,729.83
jings111,729.83
men111,729.83
two111,729.83
well111,729.83
things111,729.83
war111,729.83
tommy111,729.83
get111,729.83
brithers101,572.57
intae101,572.57
put101,572.57
took101,572.57
through101,572.57
im101,572.57
like101,572.57
ur101,572.57
cam101,572.57
him101,572.57
daddy101,572.57
went101,572.57
her101,572.57
before91,415.32
table91,415.32
ower91,415.32
dae91,415.32
naw91,415.32
saw91,415.32
long91,415.32
door91,415.32
and81,258.06
er81,258.06
widnae81,258.06
hes81,258.06
great81,258.06
didnae81,258.06
ye're81,258.06
drunk81,258.06
again81,258.06
walk81,258.06
you81,258.06
awright81,258.06
comin81,258.06
hid81,258.06
really81,258.06
thair81,258.06
auntie81,258.06
lalor81,258.06
bad71,100.80
fight71,100.80
cause71,100.80
is71,100.80
ah'm71,100.80
cannae71,100.80
aye71,100.80
much71,100.80
eyes71,100.80
that's71,100.80
pat71,100.80
mither71,100.80
kevin71,100.80
good71,100.80
road71,100.80
tell71,100.80
gave71,100.80
ah'll71,100.80
mibbe6943.54
durin6943.54
place6943.54
talk6943.54
hauns6943.54
french6943.54
holy6943.54
uncles6943.54
stey6943.54
wanted6943.54
hiv6943.54
mary6943.54
watter6943.54
oor6943.54
sayin6943.54
they'd6943.54
talking6943.54
next6943.54
roon6943.54
grampa6943.54
come6943.54
some6943.54
room6943.54
mean6943.54
there6943.54
i6943.54
somebody6943.54
sarah6943.54
sat6943.54
to6943.54
ir5786.29
wisnae5786.29
must5786.29
hae5786.29
sidney's5786.29
did5786.29
ship5786.29
happy5786.29
cim5786.29
wullyum5786.29
were5786.29
couldnae5786.29
sojers5786.29
seen5786.29
face5786.29
taur5786.29
by5786.29
forget5786.29
sleep5786.29
wummin5786.29
kinna5786.29
aff5786.29
peter5786.29
fightin5786.29
right5786.29
for5786.29
mad5786.29
bi5786.29
are5786.29
germans5786.29
wey5786.29
sittin5786.29
ain5786.29
hame5786.29
feart5786.29
hope5786.29
play5786.29
fact5786.29
noo5786.29
loat5786.29
came5786.29
laugh5786.29
book5786.29
worry5786.29
left5786.29
boayes5786.29
stoap4629.03
coorse4629.03
side4629.03
whir4629.03
cuidnae4629.03
young4629.03
worst4629.03
quite4629.03
something4629.03
thoat4629.03
funny4629.03
lannot4629.03
setterday4629.03
while4629.03
of4629.03
voice4629.03
och4629.03
warnock4629.03
michael4629.03
ferm4629.03
anither4629.03
feet4629.03
muscles4629.03
heid4629.03
three4629.03
awa4629.03
heard4629.03
knew4629.03
paris4629.03
started4629.03
spoke4629.03
lik4629.03
fun4629.03
tricks4629.03
kept4629.03
man4629.03
shoutin4629.03
them4629.03
look4629.03
days4629.03
never4629.03
work4629.03
his4629.03
terrible4629.03
might4629.03
pit4629.03
thae4629.03
everybody4629.03
goad4629.03
country4629.03
black4629.03
daphne4629.03
lookin4629.03
bed4629.03
naebdy4629.03
managed4629.03
et3471.77
james3471.77
want3471.77
pushed3471.77
pictures3471.77
than3471.77
she's3471.77
wunner3471.77
atlas3471.77
charles3471.77
take3471.77
talked3471.77
worried3471.77
sent3471.77
anywey3471.77
very3471.77
friday3471.77
angry3471.77
remember3471.77
coarner3471.77
hair3471.77
nae3471.77
mair3471.77
help3471.77
silence3471.77
nuhin3471.77
tap3471.77
claes3471.77
disnae3471.77
ither3471.77
smell3471.77
money3471.77
teeth3471.77
bein3471.77
best3471.77
ony3471.77
run3471.77
strong3471.77
russians3471.77
stuck3471.77
hoo3471.77
happened3471.77
ghost3471.77
dunn3471.77
we'll3471.77
wurd3471.77
asked3471.77
barra3471.77
still3471.77
hoat3471.77
gae3471.77
these3471.77
daein3471.77
goat3471.77
forest3471.77
c'mon3471.77
heypen3471.77
uffa3471.77
matthew3471.77
family3471.77
breid3471.77
survived3471.77
weerin3471.77
else3471.77
months3471.77
ages3471.77
smile3471.77
boots3471.77
fell3471.77
looked3471.77
liked3471.77
quiet3471.77
doors3471.77
under3471.77
reservation3471.77
staunin3471.77
mother3471.77
yir3471.77
dunkirk3471.77
priest3471.77
caul3471.77
recipes3471.77
alang3471.77
fire3471.77
outside3471.77
tellt3471.77
chair3471.77
rest3471.77
freezing3471.77
can3471.77
alwis2314.51
bide2314.51
smilin2314.51
called2314.51
ayrshire2314.51
laughed2314.51
sauce2314.51
settled2314.51
mrs2314.51
week2314.51
coupla2314.51
ingrid2314.51
father2314.51
minds2314.51
make2314.51
shouldnae2314.51
bergman2314.51
sae2314.51
chapel2314.51
show2314.51
wean2314.51
we're2314.51
miss2314.51
letters2314.51
prood2314.51
wirnae2314.51
faur2314.51
open2314.51
who2314.51
pitchforks2314.51
smart2314.51
gestapo2314.51
brushed2314.51
spit2314.51
ss2314.51
suits2314.51
south2314.51
hut2314.51
spanish2314.51
luik2314.51
pain2314.51
pass2314.51
finally2314.51
rainin2314.51
aye'2314.51
words2314.51
without2314.51
mick2314.51
brocht2314.51
stair2314.51
faa2314.51
year2314.51
met2314.51
minit2314.51
each2314.51
apart2314.51
toon2314.51
haudin2314.51
nineteen2314.51
gaein2314.51
name2314.51
thirty2314.51
shoap2314.51
lovely2314.51
masel2314.51
here's2314.51
thin2314.51
yin2314.51
gin2314.51
argument2314.51
kitchen2314.51
shout2314.51
our2314.51
serious2314.51
de2314.51
movin2314.51
acroas2314.51
ah'd2314.51
tatties2314.51
screamin2314.51
drink2314.51
e'd2314.51
smiling2314.51
she'll2314.51
dinner2314.51
whair2314.51
needed2314.51
sumhin2314.51
son2314.51
shook2314.51
getting2314.51
calm2314.51
shakin2314.51
it'll2314.51
playing2314.51
what's2314.51
thir's2314.51
windae2314.51
cards2314.51
have2314.51
caird2314.51
annoyed2314.51
joke2314.51
yis2314.51
will2314.51
few2314.51
showin2314.51
tuttin2314.51
better2314.51
greetin2314.51
onyhin2314.51
gaunnae2314.51
wirsels2314.51
reading2314.51
experiences2314.51
lang2314.51
threw2314.51
only2314.51
lea2314.51
years2314.51
weeks2314.51
telling2314.51
different2314.51
cologne2314.51
bedspread2314.51
tea2314.51
steyed2314.51
grampa's2314.51
cover2314.51
broon2314.51
gup2314.51
pal2314.51
twice2314.51
hit2314.51
torpedoes2314.51
tam2314.51
houston2314.51
sight2314.51
cousins2314.51
god2314.51
cid2314.51
murmansk2314.51
esel2314.51
london2314.51
boathered2314.51
hud2314.51
beat2314.51
coast2314.51
norwegian2314.51
youse2314.51
hunner2314.51
should've2314.51
wait2314.51
blokes2314.51
weel2314.51
he's2314.51
jokes2314.51
especially2314.51
kin2314.51
eat2314.51
first2314.51
highlanders2314.51
gordon2314.51
luvved2314.51
slip2314.51
upstairs2314.51
mark2314.51
made2314.51
broad2314.51
driver2314.51
fitba2314.51
killed2314.51
played2314.51
stanes2314.51
date2314.51
suit2314.51
spread2314.51
sense2314.51
mind2314.51
german2314.51
dead2314.51
shore2314.51
handsome2314.51
loved2314.51
worse2314.51
white2314.51
always2314.51
trick2314.51
fantastic2314.51
hard2314.51
telegram2314.51
burst2314.51
cuid2314.51
curly2314.51
thick2314.51
life2314.51
thegither2314.51
straight2314.51
humour2314.51
italy2314.51
was2314.51
anything2314.51
write2314.51
gettin2314.51
lifted2314.51
laughin2314.51
bring2314.51
move2314.51
street2314.51
against2314.51
wurds2314.51
walked2314.51
pairt2314.51
chap2314.51
english2314.51
along2314.51
wa2314.51
summer2314.51
couple2314.51
til2314.51
shooder2314.51
kitbag2314.51
wheels2314.51
ella2314.51
alive2314.51
thank2314.51
uniform2314.51
av2314.51
dinnae2314.51
pavement2314.51
polis2314.51
unnerstaun2314.51