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Benzie, Lesley

Basic Stats

Total words by this author in corpus - 4,177
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 1,591
Ratio of total words to unique words - 2.625
Tagged as ABN (Aberdeen) dialect.
Top ten most common words - the, o, an, tae, a, in, ye, their, as, for,

List of texts in corpus

Fessen Reared
Seahorse (2020-04-30 ) in Doric dialect, categorised as poetry (4,177 words)

Author word usage frequencies

WordCount Normalised
per million
the30272,300.69
o15637,347.38
an13231,601.63
tae11327,052.91
a8319,870.72
in7718,434.28
ye5212,449.13
their5011,970.31
as4911,730.91
for4510,773.28
wi4310,294.47
yer4210,055.06
that409,576.25
like337,900.41
on317,421.59
his317,421.59
he296,942.78
aa296,942.78
fae276,463.97
she276,463.97
ah255,985.16
ma255,985.16
wis215,027.53
at204,788.13
it194,548.72
her194,548.72
by194,548.72
they163,830.50
hiv163,830.50
them153,591.09
is153,591.09
fan143,351.69
while143,351.69
far143,351.69
were133,112.28
it's133,112.28
life133,112.28
are122,872.88
if122,872.88
aroon112,633.47
this112,633.47
me112,633.47
time112,633.47
day112,633.47
him112,633.47
wee102,394.06
intae102,394.06
een102,394.06
nae102,394.06
oor102,394.06
only102,394.06
up102,394.06
its102,394.06
ane92,154.66
oot92,154.66
till92,154.66
warld92,154.66
sea92,154.66
ower92,154.66
blue92,154.66
back92,154.66
afore81,915.25
through81,915.25
but81,915.25
licht81,915.25
be81,915.25
can81,915.25
then81,915.25
ah'm81,915.25
sae81,915.25
joan81,915.25
reid81,915.25
green81,915.25
aboot81,915.25
been81,915.25
we71,675.84
ye'd71,675.84
atween71,675.84
ain71,675.84
wye71,675.84
fa71,675.84
these71,675.84
across71,675.84
richt61,436.44
wad61,436.44
spik61,436.44
first61,436.44
twaa61,436.44
seen61,436.44
hid61,436.44
cam61,436.44
sky61,436.44
there61,436.44
kent61,436.44
again61,436.44
jist61,436.44
has61,436.44
face61,436.44
ony51,197.03
hairt51,197.03
black51,197.03
nivver51,197.03
still51,197.03
doon51,197.03
us51,197.03
mair51,197.03
spit51,197.03
war51,197.03
though51,197.03
sun51,197.03
mak51,197.03
could51,197.03
even51,197.03
despite51,197.03
awa51,197.03
wide51,197.03
lips4957.63
says4957.63
there's4957.63
mither4957.63
yersel4957.63
white4957.63
auler4957.63
bush4957.63
auld4957.63
too4957.63
aff4957.63
netter4957.63
aye4957.63
become4957.63
had4957.63
and4957.63
late4957.63
fitiver4957.63
faimily4957.63
country4957.63
days4957.63
airms4957.63
hardly4957.63
made4957.63
which4957.63
against4957.63
shadows4957.63
itsel4957.63
livin4957.63
wisdom4957.63
every4957.63
same4957.63
years4957.63
much4957.63
last3718.22
fear3718.22
man3718.22
himsel3718.22
bang3718.22
mornins3718.22
to3718.22
born3718.22
door3718.22
turns3718.22
keep3718.22
will3718.22
catterline3718.22
turnin3718.22
mony3718.22
drawn3718.22
heughs3718.22
fite3718.22
edge3718.22
offer3718.22
glesga3718.22
grew3718.22
vision3718.22
air3718.22
cast3718.22
people3718.22
fires3718.22
faces3718.22
rock3718.22
flesh3718.22
polish3718.22
lines3718.22
beyond3718.22
sheen3718.22
soul3718.22
took3718.22
closer3718.22
loved3718.22
quine3718.22
trees3718.22
winter3718.22
say3718.22
mind3718.22
fit3718.22
roon3718.22
see3718.22
dry3718.22
return3718.22
women3718.22
lap3718.22
sat3718.22
vast3718.22
spring3718.22
yalla3718.22
yird3718.22
felt3718.22
passin3718.22
that's3718.22
some3718.22
country's3718.22
taxi2478.81
amidst2478.81
golden2478.81
ready2478.81
eence2478.81
denies2478.81
boats2478.81
bed2478.81
decline2478.81
driver2478.81
bones2478.81
instead2478.81
crayons2478.81
haar2478.81
bleed2478.81
bob2478.81
hauns2478.81
broucht2478.81
bricht2478.81
blond2478.81
upon2478.81
such2478.81
soaked2478.81
pints2478.81
glesga's2478.81
tries2478.81
began2478.81
hershness2478.81
sandwicht2478.81
boulders2478.81
world2478.81
ah-hin2478.81
shaped2478.81
foo2478.81
shade2478.81
dreich2478.81
layers2478.81
birds2478.81
peripheral2478.81
necessary2478.81
themselves2478.81
share2478.81
flooer2478.81
millions2478.81
ither2478.81
claim2478.81
ilky2478.81
aigg2478.81
sculpted2478.81
azure2478.81
mither's2478.81
media2478.81
perfection2478.81
joan's2478.81
generations2478.81
cover2478.81
tea2478.81
cuppie2478.81
cairryin2478.81
within2478.81
coastline2478.81
half2478.81
neck2478.81
how2478.81
noo2478.81
sic2478.81
let2478.81
you2478.81
fand2478.81
notion2478.81
marks2478.81
belly2478.81
flat2478.81
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those2478.81
arrived2478.81
left2478.81
now2478.81
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fleer2478.81
portraits2478.81
free2478.81
movement2478.81
twaa-year-aul2478.81
makkin2478.81
caressin2478.81
bedroom2478.81
silence2478.81
struck2478.81
feminine2478.81
cakes2478.81
scent2478.81
love2478.81
rain2478.81
edges2478.81
butter2478.81
enough2478.81
nicht2478.81
gan2478.81
anither2478.81
got2478.81
decided2478.81
burnin2478.81
city2478.81
get2478.81
he's2478.81
bitty2478.81
files2478.81
determined2478.81
north2478.81
god2478.81
athoot2478.81
awkwardness2478.81
envy2478.81
good2478.81
sure2478.81
well2478.81
whether2478.81
under2478.81
kind2478.81
watched2478.81
fowk2478.81
blanket2478.81
seein2478.81
brakkin2478.81
front2478.81
maitter2478.81
dreel2478.81
bein2478.81
freedom2478.81
third2478.81
limits2478.81
masel2478.81
tak2478.81
volcanic2478.81
broon2478.81
colour2478.81
onybody2478.81
whizzin2478.81
waves2478.81
quines2478.81
worship2478.81
purpose2478.81
almost2478.81
sense2478.81
benefits2478.81
fortunes2478.81
fell2478.81
slips2478.81
benefit2478.81
humans2478.81
violence2478.81
affen2478.81
iver2478.81
or2478.81
facin2478.81
tell2478.81
street2478.81
haud2478.81
tens2478.81
further2478.81
weather2478.81
urchins2478.81
slums2478.81
democracy2478.81
feel2478.81
forth2478.81
information2478.81
ahin2478.81
tiny2478.81
state2478.81
aiberdeen2478.81
hame2478.81
poverty2478.81
losin2478.81
oppressive2478.81
they've2478.81
high2478.81
young2478.81
cut2478.81
really2478.81
sunset2478.81
money2478.81
soucht2478.81
train2478.81
aifter2478.81
wind2478.81
think2478.81
ireland2478.81
eardley's2478.81
because2478.81
second2478.81
decades2478.81
words2478.81
tongue2478.81
square2478.81
ancient2478.81
except2478.81
island2478.81
narra2478.81
tips2478.81
deep2478.81
rinnin2478.81
fine2478.81
reality2478.81
aboon2478.81
land2478.81
grey2478.81