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Grieve, Ingrid

Basic Stats

Total words by this author in corpus - 2,928
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 1,029
Ratio of total words to unique words - 2.845
Tagged as ORK (Orkney) dialect.
Top ten most common words - the, and, a, i, tae, in, o, wae, me, his,

List of texts in corpus

Gousters, Glims and Veerie-orums
Orkney Voices (2021-11-17 ) in Orkney dialect, categorised as poetry (2,928 words)

Author word usage frequencies

WordCount Normalised
per 100,000
the1755976.78
and1324508.2
a852903.01
i752561.48
tae612083.33
in571946.72
o511741.8
wae391331.97
me321092.9
his321092.9
up26887.98
he26887.98
no25853.83
bit24819.67
it20683.06
him18614.75
ye17580.6
wis17580.6
all16546.45
like16546.45
that16546.45
oot15512.3
on15512.3
hid14478.14
at14478.14
fur13443.99
got13443.99
when12409.84
time12409.84
by12409.84
wid12409.84
so11375.68
he's11375.68
ower11375.68
said11375.68
her11375.68
whit10341.53
she10341.53
buey10341.53
fae10341.53
right10341.53
back10341.53
as10341.53
again10341.53
roond9307.38
geed9307.38
doon9307.38
yer9307.38
noo9307.38
home9307.38
too9307.38
gan8273.22
whaar8273.22
hiv8273.22
peedie8273.22
chair8273.22
afore8273.22
year8273.22
fields7239.07
is7239.07
hoose7239.07
sea7239.07
field7239.07
owld7239.07
you7239.07
off7239.07
gittan6204.92
that's6204.92
wife6204.92
good6204.92
there's6204.92
then6204.92
am6204.92
i'd6204.92
chist6204.92
spikk6204.92
go6204.92
them6204.92
be6204.92
day6204.92
granny6204.92
wan6204.92
git6204.92
see6204.92
an6204.92
weel6204.92
aboot6204.92
for6204.92
grandad6204.92
love5170.77
blue5170.77
this5170.77
better5170.77
oan5170.77
or5170.77
cam5170.77
more5170.77
long5170.77
if5170.77
could5170.77
far5170.77
there5170.77
they5170.77
do5170.77
mind5170.77
awiy5170.77
summer5170.77
through5170.77
still5170.77
efter5170.77
wur5170.77
place5170.77
tak5170.77
neeps4136.61
first4136.61
warm4136.61
east4136.61
doot4136.61
skies4136.61
powny4136.61
thing4136.61
hids4136.61
red4136.61
needly4136.61
rain4136.61
while4136.61
loved4136.61
winds4136.61
sky4136.61
need4136.61
sat4136.61
watched4136.61
wind4136.61
colours4136.61
it's4136.61
land4136.61
intae4136.61
man4136.61
winter4136.61
night4136.61
come4136.61
things4136.61
yu'll4136.61
fence4136.61
hope3102.46
spell3102.46
oh3102.46
light3102.46
shooers3102.46
last3102.46
didna3102.46
looked3102.46
dog3102.46
pit3102.46
gotten3102.46
done3102.46
eventually3102.46
he'd3102.46
will3102.46
sittan3102.46
meet3102.46
hole3102.46
morneen3102.46
stop3102.46
thowt3102.46
work3102.46
by'3102.46
times3102.46
paper3102.46
ken3102.46
heed3102.46
gerdeen3102.46
keep3102.46
best3102.46
katherine3102.46
faether3102.46
wait3102.46
green3102.46
wather3102.46
never3102.46
thick3102.46
inside3102.46
yellow3102.46
bot3102.46
can3102.46
face3102.46
don't3102.46
thur3102.46
orkney3102.46
dae3102.46
bairns3102.46
sa3102.46
bad3102.46
air3102.46
sure3102.46
craigie3102.46
who3102.46
till3102.46
must3102.46
owlder3102.46
voar3102.46
took3102.46
tatties3102.46
ahint3102.46
hoo3102.46
dance3102.46
cherlie3102.46
days3102.46
two3102.46
kind268.31
washeen268.31
skreever268.31
steer268.31
thurs268.31
longer268.31
garage268.31
swallows268.31
are268.31
black268.31
turns268.31
add268.31
tea268.31
birds268.31
clouds268.31
enough268.31
until268.31
change268.31
lambs268.31
sunsets268.31
sometimes268.31
ferm268.31
run268.31
picked268.31
erms268.31
awey268.31
say268.31
loves268.31
really268.31
alwis268.31
life268.31
great268.31
kent268.31
a'm268.31
only268.31
notheen268.31
sun268.31
asked268.31
yur268.31
plaesed268.31
granny's268.31
readan268.31
wisna268.31
least268.31
peeped268.31
their268.31
tractor268.31
wrong268.31
telt268.31
but268.31
feed268.31
mesell268.31
caddies268.31
maggie268.31
against268.31
floor268.31
water268.31
eyes268.31
some268.31
witch268.31
scarce268.31
maet268.31
corner268.31
door268.31
flooers268.31
ervo268.31
snow268.31
busy268.31
surface268.31
been268.31
blempt268.31
fund268.31
might268.31
play268.31
sleekit268.31
chance268.31
hairst268.31
aside268.31
fire268.31
lie268.31
grullyans268.31
among268.31
teen268.31
bees268.31
bere268.31
bonny268.31
barley268.31
a'll268.31
tell268.31
niver268.31
did268.31
cowld268.31
fither268.31
we268.31
startan268.31
lit268.31
shore268.31
bench268.31
many268.31
muckle268.31
needan268.31
thowts268.31
piece268.31
seen268.31
stone268.31
hear268.31
will'268.31
paece268.31
span268.31
everything268.31
aye268.31
much268.31
own268.31
side268.31
stood268.31
takk268.31
watch268.31
moved268.31
lass268.31
soond268.31
workan268.31
standan268.31
tongue268.31
favourite268.31
toon268.31
sit268.31
sorted268.31
storm268.31
folk268.31